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2198 Miles | A move across the country part 5

The part where we finally call a place home. The owners said we could “stay” in the home. Because they

2198 Miles | A move across the country part 4

  After three months apart over the course of selling a house, packing, moving, puking, and hotel stays,

Print Your Photos | Getting images off your hard drives

PRINT YOUR PHOTOS. You take photos, you ooh and ahh as you look on the back of the camera, you upload them, you edit

Reflection | A Look Back… and a Look Forward

I have always loved photography. From the moment I got my first 110mm plastic barbie camera at 8 years old I was

2198 Miles + 3102 Air Miles | A move across the country part 3

That time I flew to Alaska with six kids. I used to fly. A lot. I lived in Texas and worked in Alaska. I had to fly

Welcome to Homeschool

So. Yeah. Homeschool. How did that happen? I am not sure when the first thought of homeschool was entertained. It

2198 Miles | A move across the country part 2

That time we tried to call a move a vacation because we visited places like White Sands, VLA, and more. (Haven’t

2198 Miles | A move across the country part 1

That one time we decided to chuck the plan and move across the country. I remember the day really well. I was laying

You make room for things you love | On priorities

In my new obsession I came across this quote from Erin Loechner retelling a story, “You make room for things you

Welcoming Pippen Jane | A long short birth story

The birth story of baby #6. (most photos taken by Aubrey) You would think that a woman with 5 kids would be an expert

Saying No, Saying Yes, and the word for 2017

This has been a growing trend here recently. “Saying no to say yes.” And though I started to put it into

2016 Goals Revisited

In January of this year, I set out to make some goals that I could work towards in hopes of bettering myself. As I

Opportunity| When one door closes, find yourself a window and get the hell out.

Thanks to Timehop I have been reflecting on a rather important moment in my life a lot this month. Moment, event,

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I look like an engineer | female engineer

There have been several stories in the media that have spawned hashtags like #ilooklikeanengineer which are helping to

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I can’t do it all | Tuesday Confessions

I can’t do it all. I try. I do a lot. But no matter what at the end of the day I’m left with a longer list