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Yearly Archives: 2015

I’ve been extremely honest about my bumpy entry into Motherhood.  To the point that I’ve had some people ask, “Don’t you worry that your boys will read it and think you didn’t want them?”  No.  I’ve never said that.  Not even close. Want me to rehash it?  Here are the bullet points: Motherhood was never a burning desire as a kid. […]

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Sometimes life is wonky. Sometimes life is boring. Sometimes it’s shitty. That’s when a 365 gets challenging.  During those moments I begrudgingly find my camera and snap a photo.  Sometimes it’s a nondescript scene.  The kids are easy targets.  But it’s always done without passion and always half-assed.  Half-assed is being generous.  Most of my life […]

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A very very long time ago, I was a highschool student doing highschool student things.  We had a friend that always had pot and my sister and I figured we’d see what all the hype was about.  That’s what high schooler’s do and believe me when I tell you we were VERY good highschoolers.  For […]

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…I’m a creature of habit. …I’ve got nothing to lose. …even if I don’t make it through all 365 days, I’ll still have some pretty good photos of my life. …I need to fill my stock photography portfolio. …I got tired of not taking photos. …I’m good at these projects. … I’ve got issues. …I’m […]

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I’m not a fan of Summer.  The heat, bugs, lack of schedule all send me tumbling towards insanity.  This Summer was different from any other Summer I’ve experienced.  My children have been in daycare from the ages of 12 and 6 weeks.  When school began, they went to camp every day.  This year we switched […]

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It’s that time again!  Back to School otherwise known as Adult Christmas. See ya, Champs.  Get out.  Hit the sidewalk your teachers are waiting and I’m five seconds from starting my Party. I’ve given you the big main points for the past two years.  I’m not sure there’s anything else I could add to those lists.  You don’t […]

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If you tell me that you’ve used a website to diagnose yourself, I’ll tell you how insane you are.  No punches.  You might be sick with something else, but Dr. Erika will definitely write you a script for Bat Shit Crazy pills.  I know this because I’m so smart… So smart that I’ve diagnosed myself.  No website […]

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