So we planted a backyard wildflower garden

Every spring since we’ve lived in this house, I’ve planted a small backyard veggie garden with the kids. Growing up, we had a backyard veggie garden in literally every single house we lived in. To this day my dad has a pretty sizable garden in his backyard. So having a backyard veggie garden seemed like…

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Girls Only Road Trip Days 3 & 4 | Charlotte, NC

Here’s part one of our Girls Only Road Trip, which covered our first two days of our six-day trip. Our only full days in Charlotte were Tuesday (covered in part one) and Wednesday (covered in this post). Thursday after Shannon got off work we met up with her and headed down to Myrtle Beach. More…

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Cherry Blossom Festival 2016

Two Fridays ago (Good Friday) Shannon and I both had the day off work. The kids were in daycare that day so we decided to make the most of it and headed into the city for the Cherry Blossom Festival. It didn’t officially begin until the next day, but heading into the city on a…

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The Rainbow Park 2016 (AKA: Easter 2016)

Well. Another Easter, another trip to The Rainbow Park. The Rainbow Park is really named Clemyjontri, and it’s aย super rad park that sits out near the CIA that was developed for kids of all ages and abilities/disabilities. We’ve been going every year on Easter Sunday since the year Madden was born (2012), even though he…

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Around the house

Call me weird or crazy or whatever, but I really can’t get enough of photographing little vignettes around the house. At the most random of times I’ll shout to one of the kids or Shannon, “Can you bring me the camera? NOW!” Usually it’s when the light is hitting perfectly, but sometimes it’s whenย the messes…

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