The Struggle Seems Real

I go through the photos from my infant son’s monthly photoshoot, and cringe at the ones I’m in. “The struggle is real,” I sigh, hardly recognizing me as me and instead seeing this person who took over for me in …

Size Matters

Once upon a time, there lived a girl who covered her bedroom with photos of people she loved. The size didn’t matter; she had professional 8×10 photos hanging beside 5×7’s, casual 4×6’s, and 3.5×5″ prints, and even larger prints that …

What’s Your Family Ritual?

What is your favorite family ritual? The “tradition” that gives you the warm and fuzzies when you think about it. Is it Saturday mornings, when everyone hangs out in their pajamas, breakfast is all smiley pancakes, and there’s nowhere to be …