Monthly Archives: January 2014


Minecrafting at dusk :)


On Sunday we wandered Ikea for a few hours. We’re in this weird situation where we’ve been in escrow on a home for 60+ days and it’s probably not going to close on time again. Now we’re debating — do… Continue reading ⟩⟩

Song Lyrics – stuck in brain

This song, by Snow Patrol, has been stuck in my head for days, and I kept conjuring up this image from years ago. I figured I’d put them together already and be done with it!

19.365 to 25.365

Instead of making several separate posts, here are my the recent pictures from this year’s project :) 19.365: 20.365: 21.365: 22.365: 23.365: 24.365: 25.365:


My pretty little Avery :) It was gorgeous outside yesterday — I think the high was 82 and it’s mid-January! We took advantage and hung out outside until late into the evening ;)


BEER. And root beer, too.


My kids have a constant collection of fairy paraphernalia going on the table in the backyard. Today it was wood planks for tiny boats (loose sticks gathered from beneath the trees) and fairy hats (acorn caps). I’m very thankful that… Continue reading ⟩⟩


So, I had this grand plan. The moon was supposed to rise at 5:06pm and the sun was supposed to set at 5:14pm. I was going to capture the moon with some lingering sunlight along the ridge of mountains and… Continue reading ⟩⟩


The wild parrots come to nibble at our trees at about 4:30pm in January. We’ve had them visit just about every day for two weeks. They’ve picked one of our trees clean!

Trip to Salton Sea

We’ve taken countless trips out to the Salton Sea, but never with photography being a primary reason to go ;) This time, my husband drove me all over the place so I could take some photos that I’ve wanted to… Continue reading ⟩⟩