It poured all morning. But we piled in the garage with cousins and grandparents and made summer food and played in the water and laughter was the summer soundtrack. And then when the clouds finally gave way to golden light, we lit firecrackers and sparklers and lit up memories with the besties our children are growing up […]

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Kansas plains and summer sun and burgers at Braums and breakfast outside and harvesting Papa’s garden and freckled cheeks and sunscreened skin and water slides and picnic lunches and jungle gym-ing and baby wearing and a field trip in a rented fifteen passenger van and lots and lots of back porch rocking… these were a handful […]

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I was there when the sisters met, hours old Corliss and, spunk and adventure embodied, her Indie. See it here. And then I was there when together they were under the Christmas twinkle lights, stringing color and memories alike. See it here. And now again I’ve been honored with stepping into their story, making in […]

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Because some of the sweetest things in life are just happenstances within a blink, and though all these moments are treasured within this mama’s heart, sometimes I just want to be able to hold them within my hand. This was what thirty seconds looked like on a hot summer afternoon of 2017 with swimsuits and watermelon and […]

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