Being around the chaos and noise of 5 children are the most wonderful and horrible parts about my day. All day my mind races with things to do, talking myself through every step to get us out the door or to get dinner on the table. The chatter never ends and sometimes I wish for quiet. There […]

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Last weekend I met up with my friend, Trish of Patricia Rae Photography,  at the Ballard Farmer’s Market. Trish and I met at a photography class held by Made to Create which is a great resource for portrait and wedding photographers in the Seattle and Tacoma area. We brought our cameras and I brought Kyler […]

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  This time last year, I was thinking about the next chapter of my life but today I am reflecting on the past. My roaring 20’s were just that. I spent a good portion of my teen years causing hell and then spent my 20’s paying for it. I raised my oldest, Kyler, while I was […]

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Introducing Everest London Brooker #5 in the tribe – born February 17th 2016 at 6:28pm – 9.8 pounds We have been home and healthy for the past 4 weeks and couldn’t be happier. The kids are loving having another babe in the house and we are gearing up for life with Dad back at work! […]

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Last September Craig and I were able to escape Seattle, Washington for a babymoon in Italy and Switzerland. We were supposed to travel from Milan to the southern part of France but as we flew over the Alps and saw the magic of the mountains, we changed our whole itinerary to get to know these […]

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