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May 25, 2020

In a soft cushy chair, curled up close with your favorite book, your little one gently puts his hand on yours. He relaxes and sinks into your body, like two puzzle pieces that were made to fit together. You press your nose against his freshly washed hair and breathe in the scent that you know so well, the scent that is uniquely his…..

Dec 24, 2020

I thought this was a great time to touch base with those of you who follow me, to send some Christmas greetings and reflect a little on the past year. Not a single person on the planet crossed that line from 2019 to 2020 knowing quite how this year was going to be. I remember […]

May 9, 2020

There’s something I think all moms need. No matter how many kids they have, how many they’ve lost, or how long they’ve been at it… Moms need validation. I think this is important for moms now more than ever before. We doubt ourselves constantly. Whether it’s a mom who’s got a husband who provides for […]

Apr 26, 2020

It’s been about a month since I decided to start a “little” project in my community called the Front Steps Project. I had the idea when I saw a news article that highlighted a photographer in New England who had started the project in her town. I had no idea what I was getting myself […]

Apr 1, 2020

I’m excited to be bringing this service to our community here in Palmer, Alaska!  You might have heard about the #frontstepsproject circulating on Facebook and Instagram. Photographers around the globe are giving away a free photo shoots to members of the community who make a donation to charities the photographers choose.   The lovely thing about […]