Photography

Where Thou Art, That is Home

June 2, 2014

“Where thou art, that is home” – Emily Dickinson It is said that home is where the heart is – and that having a home is not about the perfect HGTV worthy historic colonial with an impeccably manicured lawn, but rather about having a sense of place, security, and comfort, especially in the company of […]

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Buckwheat Scallion Pancakes

March 17, 2014
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Happy St. Paddy’s Day! This month marks 6 years since I created this blog, and 5 years since I began using a DSLR camera and started learning photography (Ok, actually I got my first DSLR about 6 months before that as a wedding gift, but it literally took me several months to figure out how […]

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The Floating City

February 18, 2014

Ah Venice, the City of Love… What better place to spend a family Valentine’s weekend? Baby girl loved the canals, pointing out everywhere “wah wah” (water) and “boat” (of which there were many, haha). It was fun to have a little change of scenery from the dreary gray  up here on the lake, try some […]

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A Trip to the Orchard – Swedish Apple Pie

January 14, 2014
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I always look forward to going back to the States for the holidays, especially for being able to reconnect with family and friends – we cook, we laugh, we watch our little ones with pride as we see them interact and grow – but really, it’s the coming together that is most important. One of […]

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Resolutions and Reflections

January 3, 2014

I’m not normally one for resolutions. I usually find the structure of putting a personal habit onto a calendar makes it work rather than the soulful introspection it was intended to be. But even still, I’m always up for turning over a new leaf, looking back at where I’ve been, and seeing if/what I want […]

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Merry Christmas!

December 25, 2013

Wishing you and all your loved ones all the best this holiday season. Eat well, laugh heartily, and celebrate with an open heart

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