Tips for getting better silhouette photos with your phone

Tips For Getting Better Silhouette Photos With Your Phone


As much as I love using my big DSLR camera I’m constantly impressed with the quality of pictures I can get just from my phone camera. And that camera has one major benefit: I have it with me wherever I go. One of my favorite things to photograph with my phone are silhouettes. I find silhouettes to be a way to…

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Things I'm Loving Lately - Fall 2016

Things I’m Loving Lately – Fall 2016


While we have still been having fairly nice weather here the warm weather is definitely winding down and fall is approaching. I thought I would share some of my favorite things right now in this almost-fall season. HOMESCHOOLING I’m not exactly sure what my expectations were in regards to homeschooling but so far we have seen so many positive benefits,…

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One Girl, Three Blogs - time to organize a bit

One Girl, Three Blogs


As much as I have tried and wished, I am just not the kind of girl with one super awesome talent. I’ve always been a jack-of-all-trades, trying a little bit of everything. It’s this process of doing a bit of everything that I have ended up with three blogs (actually, four but who’s counting). Three blogs. Does that sound a…

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Uncluttering My Soul


I heard this phrase,¬†uncluttering your soul, awhile ago and just had to write it down. If you’ve been around me for a little while you’ll probably find out pretty quickly that one of my goals is to live more simply. While I do believe simple living is Biblical, the whole reason I started on this journey was because I found…

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When God Weaves a Complicated Story

When God Weaves a Complicated Story


I submitted this article as a guest post submission to a blog awhile ago and it didn’t get chosen so I thought instead of just tossing it I would share it here. We just got off the phone from a call we had been dreading might come, our adoption agency told us they would no longer be able to work…

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Simple Living and The Hustle


Initially, those two terms seem contradictory to me: simple living & the hustle. And while it is true that they can coexist, they can even¬†be complimentary. I don’t have a personal official definition of simple living, but other people do: Tsh Oxenreider calls it “living holistically with your life’s purpose” Joshua Becker says for him it is, “the intentional promotion…

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