the blog

“We were all heading for each other on a collision course, no matter what. Maybe some people are just meant to be in the same story.”
~ Jandy Nelson // I’ll Give You The Sun

+ Read More

I love special occasions.  I always have.  The anticipation alone is one of my favourite things. Having said that, I’ve always struggled to let go of the moment.  I would do everything possible to keep the feeling going. And I do this with a lot of things. I keep tags on my clothes for a […]


March 18, 2018

+ Read More

I remember putting my son to bed one night when I suddenly noticed how big he had gotten.  I remember when he was just a baby and he used to comfortably fit – spread eagle – across a pillow on my lap.  All of the sudden, when I sat with him in his chair at […]


January 29, 2018

+ Read More

I get asked a lot if I ever get tired of weddings…if the repetitive nature of attending them every weekend wears on me after awhile. And the honest truth is that weddings simply aren’t what they used to be.  Weddings aren’t necessarily conventional or standard or traditional anymore…so it’s hard to get tired of something […]


September 24, 2017

+ Read More

My husband and I have talked about it before; the idea of moving into a more rural area. I am a city girl, through and through.  Even when I lived in a smaller town, I almost always lived in the heart of it.  But my husband is a country boy and every time we head […]


May 5, 2017

+ Read More

Hudson was only a few weeks old when I found myself sitting at our family’s dining room table across from one of my closest friends. It was Easter weekend and the flowers were starting to bloom and the air was starting to warm up. I remember how tiny he looked just sleeping there in my […]


March 2, 2017

+ Read More

Every time I walk through the front door, it’s always the same things… It’s the cozy slippers walking along original hardwood floors. It’s the way the light flows in down the stairwell from the window at the end of their hall. It’s the way I never manage to get the door open on the first […]


January 22, 2017