Photo-a-day challenge

CitySonnet. Goodbye August: August 31, 2019

I'll miss summer afternoons and evenings the most. There's something lovely about the days staying light till late evening: the warmth, the afternoon glow, and spontaneous strolls. This is our first summer since Ellis' birth that we've had many playdates and outings. Sure we're still overly vigilant about germs, but she is When I became… Continue reading CitySonnet. Goodbye August: August 31, 2019

Photo-a-day challenge

City Sonnet: August 29, 2019. Reflection/ father and son

A random photo I took of Chris and Elliot. When scrolling through them later did I realize they have the same observational pose. How can they be so similar, down to details like body posture?! Elliot is a mini reflection of his daddy. This is one of those photos I cherish for our family. Thank… Continue reading City Sonnet: August 29, 2019. Reflection/ father and son

flower of the day · Photo-a-day challenge

Flower of the Day: June 26, 2019. The biggest sunflower I’ve seen.

I've seen tall sunflowers at pumpkin patches but I never thought I'd see one growing this large in someone's yard. It was worth the time to pull over and check them out in the blazing heat. When my kids and I read The Tiny Seed by Eric Carle, I didn't think a flower could grow… Continue reading Flower of the Day: June 26, 2019. The biggest sunflower I’ve seen.