in the studio :: life's a beach

Welcome to In The Studio, a place to show off your studio and meet some great artists! Sooooo, it's been two weeks since I posted anything on this blog. I apologize for standing you all up last week ....more

in the studio :: 10 year old photos

Welcome to In The Studio, a place to show off your studio and meet some great artists! Since we just celebrated a birthday around here, that meant some fresh ten year old photos were in order! This girl cracks me up ....more

anniversary getaways

This year, on our anniversary, we hosted a visiting team for good conversation, cookies, coffee, and tea. It wasn't a romantic getaway, but it was fine. That's not stopping us from celebrating 15 years of our wedded love ....more

trusting God

Circumstances may be different, but the emotion of fear is universal. All children experience it...from kids I met in Uganda a couple of years ago to my own kids. I'm sharing over at Tommy Nelson about trusting God in the midst of scary circumstances ....more

in the studio :: a birthday fiesta

Welcome to In The Studio, a place to show off your studio and meet some great artists! It's party central around these parts! This party actually took place over a month ago ....more

in the studio :: 80's party

Welcome to In The Studio, a place to show off your studio and meet some great artists! I'm going to start out with a confession to make on this fine Friday. I am terribly independent ....more

free things to do in london

I love traveling. I love London. I also love free ....more

it's happy birth day

Today is a big happy birthday to my amazing husband and beautiful daughter. We celebrated 80's style on Saturday with all our friends. That explains the 80's attire (although it seems the styles of the 80's are making a comeback...is this true??) ....more

in the studio :: studiojru week

Welcome to In The Studio, a place to show off your studio and meet some great artists! When I received this month's In The Studio post from Studio JRU, I thought no way it's the end of September, but sure enough it is! Today we get a sneak peek at Jennifer's studio and her process involving LAYERS! ...more

family portraits can be fun?

Fall is an excellent time to take family portraits. I know some people dread it, but honestly, it doesn't have to be stressful. I'm over at Tommy Nelson sharing sharing tips I've learned both in front of and behind the camera, so the event doesn't end in tears but in a memorable shot to be treasured for years to come! ...more