Childhood

Growing up, I seldomly remember a camera in my childhood. There were some, of course, because there are pictures of my childhood that still exist. There is one picture that I’ve always remembered, mostly because it was proudly displayed in a dusty frame atop a wooden, scalloped window valence, but also because it was a niceContinue reading “Childhood”

WV / WA

This is us. It’s who we are. We may be a little underdressed, a little scatter-brained from having two young children, a little on-the-spot or whimsical… but it is what makes our life together memorable. It took us two months for this to come together. I had this idea that I wanted him in theContinue reading “WV / WA”

Daddies | A Poetic Story

Daddies love unconditionally and always at first sight. Daddies celebrate happiness with hugs. Daddies teach young boys to love now, as they will love later: with sincerity. Daddies always give the best hugs. Daddies let their kids comb their mustaches, even if they get their noses combed in the process. Daddies teach their kids itContinue reading “Daddies | A Poetic Story”

Healthy Baby #2

It’s always nice to hear that your baby on the way is healthy. And it’s always nice to celebrate his health with the ones who mean the absolute world to you. Today, my husband and I celebrated with single servings of Cherry Garcia icecream (because a pint of it is dangerous), and my son gaveContinue reading “Healthy Baby #2”

Father’s Day

I love celebrating parenthood. I love how much joy our son brings to us and how much we make him happy. Last month, he turned a year old; he has rapidly been acheiving new abilities. He’s been climbing, walking, running, not so much saying words but talking, laughing, smiling, chasing, playing… I just love watchingContinue reading “Father’s Day”