Oct 30 / 2014

One Month Without – 3 Weeks In

Okay, so we’re officially three weeks into our month of no purchases.  Since a month has slightly more than four weeks, we actually have 10 days left.  We’re done on November 9th.  I’m trying...

Oct 24 / 2014

Photography 365 Project: (Days 287 – 296)

Tuesday, October 14th, I tried to shoot a bit more deliberately.  I’ve been preparing an application for the last half a year or so and had a friend review it for me before submission...

Oct 23 / 2014

Lauwers Family Shoot

This past weekend, I had the privilege of capturing the Lauwers’ family photos.  As it got closer to the end of little W’s nap time, we kept a wary eye on the skies.  Thankfully,...

Oct 23 / 2014

One Month Without – Half Way

So today marks almost the half-way point in our One Month Without (buying anything) challenge.  There’s been a lot of reactions as people find out what we’re doing.  I’ve had people question my motives,...

Oct 14 / 2014

Photography 365 Project: (Days 280 – 286)

Tuesday, October 7th, I started a new project at work and we had two days of orientation.  I’ll be working at a different location every Tuesday and Wednesday from this month onward until, at...

Oct 10 / 2014

5 Years: An Anniversary Post

It’s amazing how 5 years can feel like forever and an instant all at once.  It’s amazing how when you feel like you can’t love someone any more than you already do, but you...

Oct 09 / 2014

Need vs. Want: One Month Without

We had an interesting question at our Life Group last night:  “How do you determine what is a need in your life versus what is a ‘want.'”  I feel like we answered the question...

Oct 07 / 2014

Photography 365 Project: (Days 271 – 279)

  Sunday, September 28th, I enjoyed a nice sleep in after getting up so early the previous day to accompany my dad to the shooting range.  Nick was an absolute sweet heart and let...

Oct 07 / 2014

Salima & Alym e-shoot

When my friend Clint first asked me if I wanted to second shoot an engagement session with him it seemed like an awesome idea.  Until I also got booked for a wedding the previous...