July | 2013


sparkler fun 4th of July weekend with the Halls in Ogallala


Alice & Aunt Tarah - one of my favorite photos of all time


Neihardt Park from one of my shoots


fresh basil from the farmer's market



artwork for Alice's big girl room! Illustrations by Yelena Bryksenkova


green on my desk


light and shadows on my easels 




sugar-snap peas


water droplet


green onion harvest. Look, Dad, I grew something!


curtains for the kitchen, made by my talented sister


ice-cream-face Alice on the porch swing


 carrot harvest




birthday gifts I made the little sister to add to her real-life Pinterest board


favorite garage sale finds: $4 picnic basket for Alice's toys & a walnut sled Grandma Linda bought for Alice



babylit primers



new shoes made by Aunt Lynnie: cream with navy polka dots and coral buttons


new haircut by Rebecca Forsyth at Bungalow 8 - lovin' the layers


Mama & birthday Alice in her party dress made by Aunt Brenda


Alice & Daddy


it's my birthday and i'll cry if I want to!


cupcake-frosting-face Alice


happy Alice!

These are a few of my favorite things...thank you, Lord!