A Beautiful New Adventure


The above photo was taken in 2010 when I first moved to Oregon. I love this picture because I am standing in front of the Hawthorne Bridge.  When I first saw this bridge I fell in love.  Years later this bridge is extremely special to me,  it reminds me of some really great times and […]

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Capturing Fall

fall boots

As much as it pains to me to follow the crowd, I am going to jump onto the I LOVE FALL bandwagon. (The wagon has pumpkin spice lattes!!) There are all of the obvious reasons for loving Fall such as, leaves changing color, pumpkins, squash, Halloween etc. But, my favorite has to do with change. […]

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DIY Shorts Dipped In Bleach

  Time to break out your denim shorts! I love how the latest trend in shorts is  focusing on distressed and creativity. I walk into stores and see denim with all sorts of patterns, splatters and colors–it is awesome. Of course as much as I love the styles I am not about to pay $50+ […]

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A Beautiful Mess App!!!


It is pretty clear that I love taking photos. It is also obvious that I am an Instagram junkie. But this month a new app was released for iPhone users: The Beautiful Mess app!!! I have been a huge fan of the apps creators for the past couple years. I follow the blog (A Beautiful […]

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Happiness Photo Challenge Update


Hey! It’s Sunday FUN day!! I thought this morning would be a great chance to talk about my happiness photo project again and share some of the photos I have been taking for this challenge. I feel awkward calling this a challenge because photography isn’t challenging for me at all. Snapping photos is second nature […]

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Life Advice


I recently stumbled across an awesome blog post via Pinterest. The post was written by a Mommy Blogger and in the post she compiled a list of life advice she wants to pass on to her daughter. The post was kind of depressing at first because it was all about how she was updating her […]

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