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belovelive photography

  • photography

    the magic of a camp wedding

    well, friends, i did it. i had my first real ( = paid!) photography gig today. and it was totally amazing. i spent my day shooting the wedding of a former co-worker, who hired…

    21 Sep 2014
  • photography

    here we go!

    well, friends. i’ve been working on something in the background for a few weeks. do you remember how i was a photographer for my sister-in-law’s wedding when i was in sweden in july? and do…

    25 Aug 2014
  • life sweden

    celebrating love

    lina’s sister is getting married today! we’ve been up to our eyeballs in wedding preparations all week long, with, of course, a few breaks for drinks with friends and such. hehe. anyway, the day…

    19 Jul 2014
  • photography

    instagram love.

    just a few photos from my week captured on my phone… i’ve been feeling the love. coffee love. autumn love companion love. nature love. snail mail love photography love urban love cider love road trip…

    4 Oct 2013
  • in the wild

    full of archipelago love.

    oh, how i’ve missed y’all! but, the time away was absolutely perfect. sweden delivered perfect summer weather the entire week that we were in the archipelago. we were surrounded by friends & family, which…

    14 Jul 2013
  • in the wild sweden

    nature’s pace.

    adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience. – ralph waldo emerson breathe in peace and love, my friends. and just be.…

    9 Jul 2013
  • life

    red, white, and woo hoo!

    i celebrated the fourth of july with a few fellow americans in sweden for the first time this year. fun! of course, i have celebrated every year one way or another… last year was…

    5 Jul 2013
  • create + inspire

    life is an adventure!

    it’s time! july’s photo journey is ready and i’m totally ready to play! are you? this month, i decided to use the theme “adventure“. you may make the connection that i am making a…

    30 Jun 2013
  • be

    when what you have & where you are is enough.

    “Be content with what you have; rejoice in the way things are. When you realize there is nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to you.” ― Lao Tzu i’m not necessarily talking about material things. i’m…

    20 Jun 2013
  • be

    be present. what a great idea.

    i am reading the tao of inner peace by diane dreher. and right now, i’m in the middle of the part on simplicity. i suppose you could argue that the whole book is about…

    17 Jun 2013
  • in the wild

    time for a little sun worshipping.

    good evening, friends. this is becoming a nice little ritual for me. late at night, sometimes with a glass of wine, but always under the covers, i sit here with my mac on my…

    12 Jun 2013
  • in the wild

    green is the new black.

    everybody’s into going green these days. and that’s a good thing. our earth is a beautiful place to live, and somehow, we’ve got to get a handle on learning how to take better care…

    11 Jun 2013
  • i can get a little design crazy.

    for the second part of my photo journey, i thought about focusing on simplicity at home. we all want a peaceful, cozy, friendly, welcoming home. and, if you’re like me, you want your home…

    10 Jun 2013
  • lbgtqai+ travel

    home is wherever i’m with you.

    there’s just something about opening my computer, heading over to my wordpress reader or bloglovin’, and reading the things that you have to say. i love to read what you’ve been thinking about, how…

    8 Jun 2013
  • stockholm

    i never really believed it until now.

    well, by now, you all may know this…. but…. we’re moving to the states!!!! and now it is officially official. monday we were in stockholm because my love had her visa interview at the american…

    5 Jun 2013
  • in the wild

    feelin’ zen?

    what is zen anyway? if i say that i live a zen life (which i don’t, but i try), what does that mean? for me, without any official or historical definition  right in front…

    5 Jun 2013
  • be

    who’s ready for a more simple life?

    i wonder… do we have our priorities screwed up? are we living life like little rats? running a meaningless or shallow race? work. play. get. spend. repeat. do we really enjoy life? do we…

    1 Jun 2013
  • be

    it’s actually a never-ending journey.

    well, today’s it. the last day of may. the end of the journey of self- discovery. and so the question is… what have i discovered about myself? i have discovered that i am way…

    31 May 2013
  • culture stockholm

    who run the world?

    guess what i did yesterday?! i saw beyoncé in concert! for real! i admit that i have never been a die hard crazy fan, but hey, everyone knows beyoncé. she’s a legend. and so, when my…

    30 May 2013
  • photography

    #bllphotoaday.

    you know how i have been doing photo a day challenges for over a year now? well, i have and i love it. i love it so much that i began to make my…

    29 May 2013
  • be

    keepin’ it simple.

    i know that i begin a lot of my posts by talking about the weather. but, weather seems to affect my mood tremendously, for better or for worse. so, i’m gonna write a little…

    26 May 2013
  • be in the wild

    get in touch with your soul.

    i saw part of an old episode of oprah the other day. she had a woman, a brain scientist, on talking about strokes. the woman had written a book, my stroke of insight, about her…

    23 May 2013
  • be

    “a mind is a terrible thing to waste.”

    hi friends! can you believe that may is halfway over?! azy-cra! and now i’ve made it halfway through the may photo journey of self-discovery. and you know what i have discovered about myself so…

    16 May 2013
  • in the wild

    six senses sunday.

    it’s sunday night and before i tuck myself in, i thought i’d reflect on the past week with a little six senses sunday. it’s where i take some photos from the week and share…

    12 May 2013
  • be create + inspire

    the way of the heart.

    for the month of may, i decided that it would be fun to reflect a little on myself. who i am. what my personality is like. what i use the most in my life……

    8 May 2013
  • life norrköping

    welcome to my neighborhood.

    i took a little walk today after work because it was so amazing outside. it was just one of those days where i could not believe or comprehend the beauty that i saw around…

    6 May 2013
  • in the wild

    the lesson of a bird & her nest.

    it’s not my birthday today. or any other special day, for that matter. but, perhaps that’s the point. it’s just a day. a regular day. however, is it really just a day? isn’t any…

    5 May 2013
  • in the wild photography

    31 days for me.

    i was sitting on the train this evening,  headed back home, staring out the window and listening to music. my love was sitting across from me. i felt calm and at peace. i was…

    1 May 2013
  • be

    may’s photo journey: who am i?

    it’s the last day of april and spring has sprung in the northern hemisphere. fall is on the way for those of you south of the equator. and it’s time to embark on what…

    30 Apr 2013
  • in the wild

    me and you and the moon.

    “the moon is a loyal companion. it never leaves. it’s always there, watching, steadfast, knowing us in our light and dark moments, changing forever just as we do. every day it’s a different version…

    23 Apr 2013
  • in the wild

    six senses monday.

    hello, monday. hello, friends. you know, when mondays are your day off, it doesn’t feel like such a bad day. on the other hand, when you are going to work at 5pm on a…

    22 Apr 2013