Wednesday, April 16, 2014


He's my cool 14 year old. What else can I say:).


My Courtney...12

Yes. She is only 12.

Saturday, April 05, 2014

Broke out my camera.

2 years 7 months. Time flies.

Thursday, September 26, 2013


Taken from a talk given by James E. Faust:

"Parental teaching moments need not be big or dramatic or powerful. We learn this from the Master Teacher. Charles Henry Parkhurst said:

“The completed beauty of Christ’s life is only the added beauty of little inconspicuous acts of beauty—talking with the woman at the well; showing the young ruler the stealthy ambition laid away in his heart that kept him out of the Kingdom of Heaven; … teaching a little knot of followers how to pray; kindling a fire and broiling fish that his disciples might have a breakfast waiting for them when they came ashore from a night of fishing, cold, tired, and discouraged. All of these things, you see, let us in so easily into the real quality and tone of [Christ’s] interests, so specific, so narrowed down, so enlisted in what is small, so engrossed with what is minute.” (“Kindness and Love,” in Leaves of Gold, Honesdale, Pa.: Coslet Publishing Co., 1938, p. 177.)

And so it is with being parents. The little things are the big things sewn into the family tapestry by a thousand threads of love, faith, discipline, sacrifice, patience, and work." - The full talk (which is incredible) is found here.

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Thursday, September 05, 2013

my camryn and the hammock.

This top image is the one that was featured on the -Let the Kids Dress Themselves- blog found here, but I wanted to share a few more I took of Camryn at the same time.

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