September 2013 Archives


just cooking along.

{This picture is from last weekend at 37 weeks. I am 38 weeks 1 day today. I’d get up and take another one, were it not for the whole “get up” part.} Raise your hand if you are checking back here mostly to see if I’ve gone into labor yet. Be honest. Birth is so tricky, isn’t… Read more »


in hopeful expectation

I was blessed this weekend by a dear friend who has a gift. Kelly Sauer is a destination wedding and portrait photographer. She is also a visionary. When she asked me what feel I wanted for my maternity photo shoot, I struggled for words. Finally, the best description I could muster came to me: “I want to… Read more »


writing and packing.

You know how sometimes you’re sitting with a friend who is newer to blogging and her excitement is palpable? And how sometimes that makes you realize what a bear it has all become to you? And sometimes you just want to go back and make it fun again? You want to forget what people say… Read more »