I have a love/hate relationship with January. Continue reading


We Bought A House


Last October, we bought our first home!

If it looks familiar, it’s because it’s the same house we’ve been living in for a couple of years. Only now, it’s actually ours.

The opportunity to buy this house came out of the clear blue sky, but we believe it was absolutely perfect timing. Here’s why: Continue reading

Christmas 2015 On Film

This Christmas, in a brilliant response to my vague Christmas list, Aaron gave me a mint-condition Canonet and lessons in using my new (old) camera. I’ve never taken a photography class, so having my very own in-house expert has been a lot of fun and very helpful with technical aspects—there’s nothing better than a gift that results in quality time and a new (or improved) skill.

We got our scans back last week from the first roll we used during our Christmas vacation. Here are some of my favorites, all from the Canonet.

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