In which I learn to embrace the INTENSE

I'm in the midst of a "parenting breakthrough" so, of course, I had to rush over here and record it. Because I will forget....more

{Not} 31 days of Blogging in October

Hi. It echoes in here, I think. ;) In the midst of building a photography studio, from the ground up, Getting into the full swing of young 5's, 2nd, 4th, and 5th grade, Coordinating a trip for 18 women from our church to a National women's conference, True Woman '14, Being knee deep in fall photo sessions, Finding myself back at the Center for Women weekly, Cooking pumpkin seeds, and watching these four small...more

{through the window}

I was scrolling through some photos I took today. From the library. Because doesn't everyone take photos in the library? ...more

{August} 10 on the 10th

This is what 10 on 10 is all about: taking a photo every hour for ten consecutive hours on the tenth of each month, documenting a day in your life and finding beauty among the ordinary moments....more

Not melting, in Pure Michigan

Leaving the blog at "I'm a stay at home mom and I'm melting" probably wasn't a good idea. ;) I promise I didn't melt. And really, this summer is the least melting-ish summer I have felt in a long time ....more

Hi. I'm a stay-at-home-mom with a child training hangover

Every year we put our backpacks away. We smile the giddy smiles and we are fresh. ...more

The camping thing, and why it's worth it

Our newly created tradition, started only one year ago, is now cemented in McCallum family forevers....more

{June} 10 on the 10th

I almost didn't do it this month. I mean, coffee and flowers and food and my kids (a million of Kai, because he's my hang out buddy during the school year) - a selfie or two. ;) Kind of redundant after a while, right? ...more

{May} 10 on the 10th

This is what 10 on 10 is all about: taking a photo every hour for ten consecutive hours on the tenth of each month, documenting a day in your life and finding beauty among the ordinary moments....more

The running thing

I think we all have those things. ...more