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Monthly Archives: April 2014

What?  A birth photographer has a rant?  How is that possible?  You see new life?  Don’t you want business?  I mean, it’s trendy now, but not everyone gets it.  Still kind of niche, Erika.  Why would you rant? I decided a long time ago that I write for me.  If someone didn’t like it, I […]

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Moms know this fact more than any other human: time moves faster when you change your title to those three little letters.  Sure there are days that seem to last forever, but for the most part you constantly ask yourself, “How did one year go by so quickly?”  or “How did he start Kindergarten?  Wasn’t […]

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Maybe it’s just me or maybe it’s just my desire to read blogs has waned.  But when my husband says, “I love looking at your blog, but here have you been?” I stop and listen. I’ve been away from blogging.  Not doing a damn thing, but with nothing to say.  Maybe when you fall out of […]

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This year our birthdays feel different.  Becks’ jump to six felt huge; an official See Ya Later to baby years.  And Coop’s bounce from eight to nine feels similar.  But I can’t put my finger on it.   He’s not change like a baby to boy or boy to tween.  He still simply a boy.  But […]

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Photography has taught me to stay in the moment more than any book or child or guru or<insert Stay in the Moment thingy-ding>.  Once I started to pay attention to my life, things unfolded in an easier and more beautiful manner.  I started to notice details and stopped living in my head so much.  One […]

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