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Writing & Photographing the Family Side of Fire Life


Lists

Lists


Posted By on Jul 26, 2015

I’ve been making lists lately. Every day, I pull out my newest little notebook, the size I like most for lists, and write out the things I’d like to accomplish before the day’s end. There’s a lot of laundry, dinner making, and dusting.… Read More
July Stitch Fix: Summery Tops Galore!

July Stitch Fix: Summery Tops Galore!


Posted By on Jul 25, 2015

For my July Stitch Fix, I asked for summery tops and, as always, a dress. I wanted some more casual options as I mentioned in a recent post. I got exactly what I wanted, and I’m so thrilled. Here’s what came with my Fix.… Read More
Slow Down: A Summer Poem

Slow Down: A Summer Poem


Posted By on Jul 24, 2015

Slow down. Pick berries. Swipe at mosquitoes. Cuss at thorns, but gently. Slip a berry into your mouth and press it up, up, up with your tongue. Savor the sweet, the sour, the little bits in between. Summer only lasts so long.… Read More
Summer means sunshine, barbeques, and “bring a dish.” If people want me to bring a dip, I bring Buffalo Chicken Dip. Because buffalo sauce. If I’m asked to bring a salad, I lean toward “weird” ones, like ramen salads. And if the hosts request a dessert, I panic.… Read More