…July

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July |jo͝oˈlī| noun (pl. Julys) the seventh month of the year, in the northern hemisphere usually considered the second month of summer: July is a favorite month of mine. It really starts to feel like summer, my Mom’s birthday is in July, and we celebrate the Fourth of July. My son is only three so we don’t have a bunch […]

…Triumph

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triumph |ˈtrīəmf| noun 1 a great victory or achievement The first triumph from our Sunday morning drive to the tide pools was finding the stinkin beach. Its hidden in a neighborhood, which I love, but still I had a hard time locating it. We did lots of rock climbing with the aid of Mommy and “I do it all by myself.” […]

…Sunday

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Sunday |ˈsəndā, -dē| noun the day of the week before Monday and following Saturday Spent this beautiful Sunday morning enjoying the ocean air with my son. We did some climbing too. He’s ruined his third pair of pants crawling and climbing up, over, under, and through things. Sutro Baths is a perfect spot for my little rock climber. October is getting busy […]

…Apricots

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apricot |ˈapriˌkät, ˈāpri-| noun  a juicy, soft fruit, resembling a small peach, of an orange-yellow color I spent the morning with my son and niece in an apricot orchard. The trees were bare but the ground was riddled with left behind apricots. Some were “yucky” in terms of my niece, others shriveled up, others unripe. We were able to find about […]

…Sand Dollars

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sand dollar noun  flattened sea urchin that lives partly buried in sand “Remember when you were little and we collected the sand dollars that were covering the shore at the beach,” my mother says to me this morning. As many know my memory, not so great, so no I didn’t remember this memory, but decided I wanted to make this […]

…Hiking

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hike |hīk| noun  a long walk, especially in the country or wilderness I spent the morning at Lands End with my boy! We came here when he was a bit younger, when he was just starting to walk and he did great. He made it really far one way. I made the mistake of going to far, for I had […]

…Valentine

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valentine |ˈvalənˌtīn|noun (denoting a person chosen (sometimes by lot) as asweetheart or special friend) My little boy, I love him to pieces, my sweet little Valentine!

…Location

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location |lōˈkāSHən|noun a particular place or position  I tend to show up pretty early to my photo sessions, not only to scope out the location, but to stand in it, soak it all in, be a part of it. While waiting for my clients to show up this morning for our engagement session (those photos to come soon) […]

Year in Review-“ITS A BABY”

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Needless to say, this has been quite a year. In one year my life has changed so drastically. I recently went on vacation with my friends Natalie and Victoria and their two boys and we all discussed our new year’s resolutions. Before I get into that, here are a few moments I’d like to remember […]

…Spring

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spring |spri ng |noun the season after winter and before summer, in which vegetation begins to appear, in the northern hemisphere from March to May and in the southern hemisphere from September to November With the first day of Spring upon us, and with all that the word spring conjures up in my mind, I thought I’d share […]