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An Inconvenient Life

I’ve been thinking a lot about convenience lately. About all the many things I do, buy and consume in it’s name. Being the parent of a young child, especially in the early years, you feel entitled to certain conveniences because your life is already a lot of work. But something about that outlook often feels wrong […]

52 Project

8/52

Thinking he’s pretty big stuff driving the forklift with Papa. A blogger I’ve long followed and admired has taken part in a year-long photo challenge where she posts one photo of her kiddos per week. One portrait from her nice camera that she’s taken the time to select, edit and caption, post […]

Life on the Farm

Life on the Farm: Vol. 12

Every Monday we try to take a walk over to the farm to visit Dad and ride some tractors. After such a cold, wet and rainy winter it feels SO GOOD to be outside. The last few days of sun and clear skies have been so refreshing. Especially around that […]

52 Project

7/52

Obsessed with this little John Deere gator, found by Taylor’s uncle while cleaning out a shed at the farm. A blogger I’ve long followed and admired has taken part in a year-long photo challenge where she posts one photo of her kiddos per week. One portrait from her nice camera that she’s taken the time […]

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Handmade Valentines

Valentine’s Day has never been my favorite holiday of them all. It seems, despite my best efforts to manage my expectations, I always experience some sort of romantic let down. It’s silly, really. The one day of the year when the romantic nature I do my best to keep to […]

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Follow the Child

The other day Emmett and I stopped by my in-law’s house to welcome them home from their recent trip back east. I had gotten him pretty excited about seeing Nana, so when she wasn’t home and we had to get back into the car pretty quickly, his little face just fell […]