In pursuit of discovering beauty in my daily adventure of being a mom of nine


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Photography 101: The Natural World

Daily post assignment - Capture a moment, big or small, and pay attention to the lines and curves produced by nature.

Thankful Thursday: Summer Photo Essay

I hate to see summer end but I know I have so many things to be thankful for. Here is a photo essay highlighting some of the wonderful things I am thankful for this summer. If you would like to... Continue Reading →

Wordless Wednesday

Weekly Photo Challenge: Summer Lovin'

Thankful Thursday: Quiet Moments

Happy moments, PRAISE GOD Difficult moments, SEEK GOD Quiet moments, WORSHIP GOD Painful moments, TRUST GOD Every moment, THANK GOD - Rick Warren Trying to stay focused as my daughter's wedding day approaches this Saturday! If you would like to... Continue Reading →

Great Swamp Glow

This is a response to the Weekly Photo Challenge: Contrast.


I am so excited for my friend Shane who is the guest blogger for the WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge this week. The theme is Split-Second Story in which we are asked to "tell a story by documenting a moment in... Continue Reading →

Thankful Thursday: A Morning Escape

This past Tuesday, I suddenly found myself with some unscheduled TIME so I ran away (for two hours) from my insanely busy schedule and gave my overloaded brain a much needed rest. It was a beautiful spring day and I... Continue Reading →

This Morning I Escaped…

from home for a couple hours. More pictures to come...

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