The Great Sand Dunes Part II {Wordless}


Nature, Photography

I’m still working on a movie update post after my book-reading one, until then, enjoy some more stunning pictures of the Colorado Great Sand Dunes by my awesome husband.

July 8, 2015

What I’ve been Reading {A Big Book Updated}


Book Review, Books

One of my favorite memories of summer break as a child was all the time I had to read! Some days, I’d wake up, start reading a new book, and finish it by the time my mom called us for dinner. Best. Day. Ever. Now, I’m lucky if I can get through one page (or […]

July 6, 2015

Beauty in Erosion


Nature, Photography

Here are a few more beautiful pictures my awesome husband took from our Colorado vacation. We drove down to the Great Sand Dunes National Park and camped out one night, climbed the dunes with 4 adults, 9 kids, and 2 dogs, and lived to tell about it. It was really the highlight of our trip […]

June 30, 2015

The Comparison Parenting Trap


motherhood, parenting

I’ve been thinking some more about the comparison trap and my fear of making other people envious I blogged about a few days ago. In Kay Wills Wyma’s book that I mentioned, I’m Happy for You (Sort Of…Not Really): Finding Contentment in a Culture of Comparison, towards the end she says something that stuck with me – […]

June 27, 2015

Colorado Pike’s Peak Crags Trail {5 Favorite Photos}


Nature, Photography, Travel

Ok, after my Be Happy for Me post, I now feel less self-conscious about sharing awesome photos from our Colorado vacation. (Apparently I’m the only one who suffers from social media comparison and envy and I feel very silly for even saying anything about it, oh well, now you know.) On one of the days of […]

June 24, 2015