If You Give a Toddler Lunch

March 20, 2017  •  1 Comment
If you give a toddler lunch... She may fall over laughing when she's through... So, you'll give her a stuffed cat and try to do the dishes. When you aren't looking, she'll probably pick her nose... Then she'll ask to get down and color, until Daddy says it's time for self-defense lessons. But she's just going...
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Days to Cherish

March 13, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
‎ As I walked up the stairs, arms full of camera gear, I caught a glimpse of the little one snuggling secure in her mother's arms. I remembered again to cherish being allowed into these deeply intimate, lovely moments. To work well, worthy of the trust I have been given. To save these precious days for the baby who won't remember them, so that...
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Memories in a Dusty Shoebox

February 20, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
My friends, invest in memories. Someday, they may be all you have left. I write to you with tears streaming down my face, blurring the words wrung from an aching loss. One month and eighteen days ago, my grandfather died. He battled dementia for nearly ten years, so I lost him slowly. Heart-wrenchingly slowly. Two and a half years ago, I move...
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