Category Archives: family

7 Things I learned About being 7

This weekend my parents went out of town so we had my younger sister for most of the time. We had a blast watching movies, baking, painting nails, playing play dough, going to the farmer’s market and trying new food, and going to dog beach! It was so much fun and a good reminder that […]

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Mountain Air

This year I want to make it a habit to stop and breathe. Not because I’m totally stressed out, or because I’ve been too busy, or because I’m going insane but because I can. I can breathe, I have legs to take me on a hike, I have eyes to see, I have ears to […]

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My Family Portraits

This weekend I took MY family photos. It was quite the experience. Super fun, super chaotic, and super sweaty running back and forth from the camera. Thank goodness for remote triggers! I was surprised at how challenging it was to direct my own family and to pose while leaving a hole for me to fit […]

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Lake Arrowhead

I’ve been hearing about Lake Arrowhead and all of it’s beauty for some time now. I was able to finally see it for myself in January and got to go again a couple of days ago! I love it up there. It’s the perfect blend of relaxation and adventure. This last trip we got snowed […]

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Anchor

As her and I held hands the last night we were together my mind wandered and swam through a murky water of emotions. Drowning deeper in my fear, anxiety, sadness, frustration.. her hand was an anchor to mine. Barely conscious, her hand would squeeze mine abruptly, pulling me from the murkiness into clear view. Reminding […]

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Grey Skies and Sand

I have a lot of posts from the past months or so that never got posted so I’m going to start posting them:)Better late than never! A couple of weeks ago we went camping at the beach with my family. It was our first married camping trip!We were only able to stay for one night […]

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