Category Archive: personal

winter & the ocean // seaside

a winter’s night at the ocean with these boys. Advertisements

winter sky // idaho

pics from last january, when we took the night train to idaho to spend a week skiing and watching the frozen lake ++

two girls & an ocean // seaside

every year i go to the ocean with these three. it has become a winter tradition all our own–something we come back to year after year; a marker of the months gone by.… Continue reading

seven.

seven is foam swords and bruises on shins and macklemore side-shaves; it is learning how to make pancake batter and remembering to put the legos back in the bin. seven is talking in… Continue reading

november frost

my favorite mornings: mid november, hazy light, frosted leaves. we were outside in the fog before the sun was fully in the sky and we could see our breath, thick in the air like smoke.… Continue reading

idaho summer camp 2015

we usually arrive at the lake at twilight, when the no-see-ems are flying in moving clouds and the sky still has after-sunset pinks and blues. we pull off the main road and sawyer… Continue reading

the coast // cannon beach

cannon beach in december::our second annual coast trip with our daughters. that night they were predicting hurricane-like winds that could take out the power and ruin the world. instead, the beach was an… Continue reading

twenty-fourteen // starbursts and supernovas

in the year twenty-fourteen, i wore matching socks twice, fake-prayed in a church in a small mexican village and tried to ride a 400 pound sea turtle in hawaiian waters; learned how to cook sausage on… Continue reading

astoria winter.

a night at the coast with these two. a room at the commodore and a queen size bed and a radio to turn up loud. jumping to touch the ceiling, watching the ships… Continue reading

six.

five was 365 days of blue and gold: it was dribbling a soccer ball around the kitchen and polishing rocks with your nana; it was building spaceships with legos, experimenting in the kitchen… Continue reading