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Disneyland pt. deux

I didn’t talk much about our trip in my first post. So hunker down, I tend to get excited. The first day that weView full post »

Disneyland pt 1

Oh wow. We just got back from the most amazing place on the planet last night. My legs are sore, I have a sunburn andView full post »

Weslin | Senior – sneak peak

Stunning!!! I had SO much fun tonight with darling Wes. She was such a natural and totally worked it. Half of the timeView full post »

Pucker Up Peaches

One of my top 3 favorite things about summer is the fruit. Mmmmmm. Last week I had a friend over for dessert. Yes, justView full post »

Senior | Nicole

I was so excited when I first saw Nicole get out of her car at our shoot. She is the spunkiest, smiliest senior. JustView full post »

Baby Campbell | Newborn

I was so happy to be able to shoot this little monkey. I met her mom just a few weeks ago at another shower. I cannotView full post »

Little Miss Ava Lyn

One of my good friends at work, Terri, brought her little munchy in today to visit us. It’s honestly been such aView full post »

Baby Connor – Maternity

One of my very best friends, Michelle, has the most fabulous little sister who has now become one of all of our friendsView full post »

My buddy and me

I just got a new lens rental in the mail to try out for the next 21 days. I had to rush home at lunch to try it out or IView full post »

Jason and Lisa | Engagement Session

Tonight, after one failed attempt at getting together (stupid weather), we were able to meet for our engagement shoot. IView full post »

Komen Survivor Celebration

We had a great time tonight at the Komen Survivor Celebration. They changed venues this year and held it out at theView full post »

Buttercrimps with a butter substitute GASP

This is one of our family’s favorite cookie recipes. I would call it a Holiday recipe but in our house, these donView full post »

Pretty night

Tonight it was this combo rain/sun situation. We hopped outside really quickly. Lovely light.View full post »

The Paulson’s come to town

This weekend we had a nice little visit from our family. Nick’s sister, Heather, brought her crew down. We had aView full post »


Last night we had our second softball game of the season. I play on my husband’s work team. It’s a kick inView full post »

Fun for me

Yesterday I got my new camera in the mail. Oh what fun!!!! I didn’t have time to play yesterday and had 3 minutesView full post »

Homemade Marshmallows

I don’t know why but for some reason I have just always wanted to make homemade marshmallows. At least for theView full post »

Pizza Sandwiches

Last week my friend, Jamison, asked me to make a recipe for a pizza sandwich. I gave it a whirl. I didn’t use theView full post »

The “S” Family

A few years back I had the opportunity to meet Jenny while filming a commercial for Big Brothers Big Sisters, where sheView full post »

Happy Spring

From our backyard to yours! This tree will be a surprise this year. It’s a fruit tree that we planted a few yearsView full post »

Lindzee’s Famous Salad

I had to beg for this recipe. BEG! It belongs to my fabulous friend Lindzee Frei of CordonPink. I urge you to go to herView full post »

SUPER simple sweet pork street tacos

This recipe is for those people who don’t have the time to cook from scratch but don’t want to Taco Bell itView full post »

Grapefruit Tartlets

This is such a yummy and refreshing dessert…I have a hard time behaving myself around these little nuggets. AndView full post »

Happy Easter

I hope everyone is having a great Easter Sunday. We had our good friends Lindzee and Javi over for some burnt breakfastView full post »

A family outing

Yesterday Nick, Gus and I took a little stroll up Table Rock. Between my work, jewelry, photography and freelance andView full post »

Grand Opening a Big Hit!

Last night was the grand opening of our Idaho Indie Works co-op store in downtown Boise. We had an awesome amount ofView full post »

Caramelized Grapefruit

Oh heck yes. I don’t know if this is the next big fad or what but I have seen this done on food blogs like 12View full post »

Gnocchi and a sauce you shouldn’t try

Years ago I was watching Mario Batali roll Gnocchi dough down a fork. What was Gnocchi? Potato Pasta? (As a semi-View full post »

A glorious day of photo mentoring with the talented and adorable Diana Palmer of Yan Photography

A couple of months ago I was reading one of my favorite photographer’s blog, Yan Photography, and saw that she wasView full post »