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  • culture photography

    ten on ten :: september 2015

    hello + happy friday! it’s september 11th, as you all know. and it’s a day that will always be a somber one for americans and many others around the world. i always, always pause for…

    11 Sep 2015
  • photography

    ten on ten: april 2015

    hi everyone! yesterday was friday the 10th, so that means that i took a bunch of photos to chronicle my day! i am taking part in a little photo challenge called ten on ten.…

    11 Apr 2015
  • photography

    a photo challenge for 2015 | ten on ten

    i have decided to do a monthly photo challenge for 2015. yep the whole entire year. (it’s not as dangerous or time-consuming as it sounds. hehe). i absolutely love photography, and i have a…

    10 Jan 2015
  • life

    and so summer begins!

    i think it’s been a few years since i’ve been as excited about summer as i am this summer. the past 2 summers have been crazy, strange, different, and somewhat difficult – well, not…

    12 Jun 2014
  • be

    wednesday wisdom: rules of living #12

    happy may day! i hope that you’re having a beautiful start to your month. i just love may – it’s a transition month. from spring to summer (for me at least). and it is…

    1 May 2014
  • culture

    learning to love & fly

    i read an inspiring book this week for the first book club meeting i organized (which was a great, fun success, by the way!). the book was the invention of wings by sue monk kidd,…

    28 Feb 2014
  • be

    don’t postpone joy

    i’ve heard this phrase before. i’ve even seen lots of bumper stickers on cars in front of me at the stoplight to remind me to not postpone joy. at one point in my life,…

    18 Feb 2014
  • photography

    the selfie situation

    if you haven’t heard or seen yet, i made my february photo challenge a little bit different this month. go on over to the left side of my page here and scroll down till…

    4 Feb 2014
  • be

    a balancing act in two parts.

    I call them photo journeys for a reason. It’s more than just taking a photo of a random word for a random day. If you’ve followed me for a while, you know that here…

    1 Oct 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
  • 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
  • in the wild

    tiny moments to celebrate.

    april keeps moving right along. and as each day passes, i am confronted with the challenge of finding a way to capture a glimpse of life in a photo. i’m challenged to find something…

    21 Apr 2013
  • photography

    gettin’ our party on in april.

    march’s journey is complete. we have traveled from darkness to light. literally, here in sweden. the time changed last night, so we are now  livin’ it up with much longer days. tonight, it’s almost…

    31 Mar 2013
  • photography

    ready. set. go!

    here it is!! the march photo a day challenge! and boy, it’s a doozy. it’s gonna be a tough one. but that’s the point, right? time to get our creative juices flowing. so, grab…

    1 Mar 2013
  • create + inspire

    a little belovelive thank you.

    it’s saturday night. i’ve got blankets piled up on me because it’s about 1 degree (fahrenheit) outside tonight. there’s a christmas movie starting on tv right now. and i’m settling down after a day…

    8 Dec 2012
  • photography

    it’s not too late.

    it may be december 2, but you can still join in! I must say… i am freaking excited & touched that some of you have decided to join me in the challenge! i am…

    2 Dec 2012
  • photography

    flying solo in december.

    well, there are only 2 days until december begins. who’s jumping for joy with me? yes, i am super duper excited, even though it is an usually stressful time of the year for most…

    29 Nov 2012
  • photography

    gratitude 30: week 3. (the holiday edition)

    happy thanksgiving!!! it just so happened that my weekly gratitude 30 photo challenge post fell on thursdays. and you know what that means… it means that this thursday is an extra special post. a…

    22 Nov 2012
  • gatherings

    trick or treat.

    well, i gotta admit. i pretty much feel like i failed with the photo a day challenge this month. yes, i took the pictures. and i posted them on instagram. but, like last month,…

    31 Oct 2012
  • photography

    get out your pumpkins & your cameras!

    it’s october! the month of jack-o-lanterns, golden sun rays, brown & orange colors, thick sweaters, warm boots, and halloween. i love this month almost as much as september. i think i’m a fall flower…

    1 Oct 2012
  • be

    6 o’clock pm.

     friday. 8th of june. 2012. 6:00 pm. i plopped down on a bench. pulled out my journal. and started to write. what was it i said yesterday about wanting to be like hemingway? all…

    8 Jun 2012
  • culture

    day 6: you.

    “Go placidly amid the noise and the haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible without surrender, be on good terms with all persons. Speak your truth quietly…

    7 May 2012
  • week 4: photo a day. april.

    here we go. the last installment of april’s photo challenge. i seriously cannot believe that may begins on tuesday! 2012 is flying by. hope that you’ve had a good week (mine’s been full, and…

    29 Apr 2012