I really wanted to take a few photos of Ross, Rayna and Ruthie. But, I had 2 problems: 1. I’m new to NW Arkansas and totally clueless about pretty, legal, unpopulated and unique places to take pictures. 2. I allow my kids to wear pretty much whatever they want ‘don’t dress my kids super fancy’. […]
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First Friday is one of my favorite events in downtown Bentonville. Each month, the square is filled with great music, food, arts and clothing. If you’re a shopper, artist or foodie, you’d absolutely LOVE it! But, with the exception of Rayna’s obsession with TrickDilly’s smoked pork taco with shaved apple, radish, goat cheese and chipotle […]
What a summer! There were certainly difficult days, but, SOOOOOO many wonderful memories, places and adventures that I want to remember forever! So, here’s just a few from our move to Arkansas, family vacations, tears, frogs and lots of craziness in between… OR, youtube link: Here’s my family’s SUMMER 2014 video!
I remember that summer day really well. My doorbell rang in the middle of a hot Saturday. And although my mind was already on over-load with all the unpacked boxes and the numerous problems with the house we just bought, I was actually already feeling a much heavier burden than just exhaustion, a broken air […]
With only a few weeks left of nice weather (…and a sleeping baby and a husband that would gladly skip an art museum to stay at home with her and watch football), I told Ross and Rayna to load-up and we headed out to explore two of my favorite places! I’ve written about Crystal Bridges […]
Remember that crazy blog post a few months ago where I explained my family was moving to Arkansas?!?! In that same post, although I said I was taking some ‘down time,’ I also knew myself well enough to know that could ALL change very quickly if I met a sweet family. And that’s EXACTLY what […]
I attended a photography workshop recently where Sandy Puc offered her students a challenge. The idea was that professional photographers often get burned-out from ‘having‘ to take the same ‘standard‘ shots for all of their clients. Her advice was for us to get the ‘standard‘ shot for our client, but then ALSO take a creative […]