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Monthly Archives: November 2011

a lesson in making holiday magic with a little twinkle, sparkle, & glow

On your mark. Get set. Ready or not here come the holidays! With my list of tasks to accomplish in the next month piling up I ponderedView full post »


The Indians and English use them much, boiling them with sugar for sauce to eat with their meat, and it is a delicious sauce. ~JohnView full post »

today’s lesson: photograph like a 10 year old

Last week I began an after school photography club with 8 enthusiastic 10 and 11 year olds. I had no idea what to expect from theseView full post »

is gratitude hard for you to come by? + finding joy in your iPhone

I can imagine this time of year is a tough one. With the holiday season upon us, we are missing our babies more than ever. Last week I leftView full post »

a day in the life + my iphone rocks the apps, does yours?

When you’re a workaholic like me, it’s easy to get wrapped up in the hustle and bustle of daily life. Sometimes I need a gentle push (or inView full post »

a wedding to gush about, and a lesson in light

This past weekend I attended a stunning wedding. The bride and groom met three years ago, fell in love, had the happiest most contentView full post »