Beyond Grateful

“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.” -John F. Kennedy Today on Veteran’s Day I wanted to take some time to thank all our local and far off heroes who have given their blood, sweat, and tears to this […]

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Pigeon Point

“Dance with the waves, move with the sea. Let the rhythm of the water set your soul free.” -Christy Ann Martine I know I just posted yesterday, but before the holiday season starts and I spend the majority of my weekends shooting other people, I wanted to set aside time to venture with the boys […]

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Last Days of Summer

“Play gives children a chance to practice what they learning.” -Mr. Rodgers Last weekend, Ken helped me put up a zip line in our backyard for the two boys. Not only were the boys over the moon, but a flood of emotions came back as I watched my sons ride the same zip line that […]

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A Whole Lot of Kids – A Whole Lot of Fun

“Fill your life with adventures, not things. Have stories to tell not stuff to show.” -Anonymous This past weekend, we made our second annual friends & family trip and we settled on going to Lake Tahoe for our weekend adventures. I still can’t believe how easy it was with the kids, this was the first […]

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Best of the Best

“Travel not to escape life, but so life doesn’t escape you.” -Unknown I just got back from a whirlwind 5 day trip to San Diego with the boys. We were so bummed that Ken couldn’t join us because of work, but we were fortunate that everything turned out so well. I learned something on this […]

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Away to Portland!

“As with any journey, who you travel with can be more important than your destination.” -Anonymous I returned from one of my all time favorite trips yesterday evening. Each year, since 2010 my friend and I make an effort to try to see each other at least once every other year. We’ve covered Seattle, Vancouver, […]

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Best Friends in Texas

“…this is our happily ever after.” -Anonymous Although it was a family trip to Texas, it was really Ronan and Nattie’s first trip together as best friends. Since they’re with each other Tuesday through Thursday of each week, they have grown accustomed to each other’s presence. On our trip, it didn’t matter if Roro was […]

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