My siblings have more guts than I do.

Over Memorial Day weekend, my brother and youngest sister were gifted the opportunity to go skydiving.  By my parents.  Who wouldn’t let me get a trampoline when I was younger (for the record,… Continue reading

Timber Joey! (And some more cheating.)

Okay, it’s kind of cheating.  I didn’t take this photo.  In fact, I’m *in* this photo! Before you get all, “But you’re supposed to TAKE the photos, silly!  That’s the whole point!” let… Continue reading

Love, sweet love

One of the things that I am most grateful for in my upbringing is my ability to bake.  Some of my most favorite memories are baking cookies, pies, cakes, and other tasty treats… Continue reading

Is it cheating to repeat a subject?

It might be.  But, really, there was no way I was going to pass up taking another picture of the peony from yesterday!  I clipped it yesterday and it has bloomed so much… Continue reading

Prime Lens

As a teacher, I find that my life is often on display.  My students are genuinely curious about different aspects of my life. Today, the subject of discussion was my birthday.  It’s cute… Continue reading

Hello world!

I think that starting is always the trickiest part.  So, I’ll start by saying that I started this blog as a way to keep myself honest.  I want to be better about taking… Continue reading

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