I just love the beach. It doesn’t matter the weather, I will take the beach any way I can get it. This weekend my sister and brother-in-law visited from Seattle and even though they did the driving, they were very open to a day trip to one of my favorite beaches. Here are a few images from our day. Continue reading
What Was Mine by Helen Klein Ross was a fairly quick fiction read. The book’s format is one of my favorites, a story told through different perspectives. This story follows Lucy, Mia and Mia’s birth mother. Lucy, desperate to have a baby, steals Mia from a shopping cart and raises Mia as her own child for decades. As a mother, it is terrifying to imagine this happening. Lucy was a good mother to Mia but eventually Mia finds out the truth and wants to have a relationship with her birth mother.
I give this book 3 out of 5 stars. Throughout the book, Continue reading
For some reason, trees and wood were something I was noticing this past week. Unfortunately, I had bronchitis and a sinus infection this past week too so I couldn’t muster too much gumption take a lot of photos.
One of the first memories I have of visiting my dad’s side of the family is picking strawberries. We always had a garden of some kind growing up in Montana, but one June we drove across three states to see my grandparents. While we visited, we went to a strawberry field. I don’t think many of the strawberries I picked actually made it to anywhere other than my mouth. They probably should have weighed me before and after so they could charge us for what I ate.
I enjoy taking photographs and am excited at the prospect of expanding the amount of time I can spend doing it. I might even get a chance to get a little bit better at it! At any rate, every Tuesday I am planning on sharing five photos that I have taken.
All of these photos are from our yard. I would not consider myself talented in the gardening world but I can appreciate the beauty that spring brings.
Structured: construct or arrange according to a plan; give a pattern or organization to
Interesting combination, isn’t it?