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sunrise

  • be

    i’m a pro at building castles in the air

    oh these dark days of advent… they’ve got me all messed up in my head. i am someone who is always positive and i have a pretty good level of self confidence. but, recently, i…

    4 Dec 2014
  • be

    serenity + insanity

    december has arrived, and so far it has brought me a big mixture of serene, cozy, quiet moments + crazy, stressful, frustrating moments. i hope that it won’t be such a big roller coaster…

    3 Dec 2014
  • travel usa

    nyc: exploring without a map (day 2.1)

    i reached the corner of avenue a, and in front of me sprawled Tompkins Square Park. its trees hung heavy with new growth, pollen sifting dreamily over the benches and grass, the dogs and…

    1 Jun 2014
  • winter solstice

    the magic of the winter solstice.

    happy winter, northern hemisphere family! “There are two ways of spreading light; to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.”  ~ Edith Wharton i woke up really early this morning. like about…

    21 Dec 2013
  • gatherings

    let the holiday season begin!

    it’s official. the turkey has been eaten. the food coma has been cured. and the official holiday season has begun. the happy girl christmas dance has commenced! as i type this, christmas music is…

    29 Nov 2013
  • atlantic beach

    coastal living.

    happy saturday, friends! hope you’re having a beautiful, peaceful, & fun weekend wherever you are. for me, all’s well. still hanging out at the beach (we drive back to asheville tomorrow!) & soaking up…

    3 Aug 2013
  • in the wild

    celebrating renewal!

    “the secret to living the life of your dreams is to start living the life of your dreams today, in every little way you possible can.” ~ mike dooley “i have always been delighted…

    31 Mar 2013
  • life

    pinch me. i’m an ex-pat.

    some days i’m just overwhelmed by the life that i lead. i had dreams, and i chased them, and i guess that’s how i ended up here. but, you know, it didn’t happen overnight.…

    29 Jan 2013
  • in the wild

    one word wednesday.

    freedom. “The most important kind of freedom is to be what you really are. You trade in your reality for a role. You trade in your sense for an act. You give up your…

    23 Jan 2013
  • in the wild

    a walk with my love.

    i woke up this morning and it was cold. i mean well below freezing cold. like really hard to get out from under your covers cold. brrr… but, even though a chill was in…

    27 Oct 2012
  • in the wild

    sunrises are the best.

    it’s early sunday morning, the apartment is quiet, and i’m ready to preach another sermon in swedish today. freaky, but amazing at the same time. feels like the whole world is still asleep. that…

    16 Sep 2012
  • photography

    march photo a day: week 2

    we’re almost in the middle of march! already?! in the past week there has been a touch of winter weather and a touch of spring weather.  and it’s been super windy… a sure sign…

    14 Mar 2012
  • in the wild

    everything’s pink & blue.

    i set my alarm for 6:30 when i woke up at 4:30. i was feeling ambitious. then, i rolled back over to sleep the last 2 hours before my monday would begin. i slept…

    27 Feb 2012
  • in the wild

    just thought i’d share.

    good morning and happy wednesday! it’s the last day of the week that i have to be up way before the sun rises *happy dance*. at the end of each week, i work in…

    11 Jan 2012
  • europe greece travel

    # 6 greece: last moments.

    it had to happen. our week in paradise came to a close. it was a relaxing and fun week filled with beauty, sunshine, and moments of joy. it was most definitely what we needed…

    8 Oct 2011
  • be

    there is nowhere love won’t go.

    it’s 4:38 am in sweden & i’m just happen to be awake. just now, the sun is beginning to rise. i was irritated at first to have woken up so early, but then I…

    24 Apr 2011