Happy Tuesday!  Is it just me or do you feel like life has been moving way too fast lately? I can’t believe it  is already the middle of November. A few weeks ago Chris and I went to the shops at Traverse Mountain to explore and walk around together. They have a bunch of great stores and it was nice just getting out of the house. These pics are from our little shopping adventure. I decided to just keep it simple… View Post

Chris and I decided to go on a last minute vacation to Jackson WY and the Grand Tetons a few weeks ago.  It was just Friday thru Sunday, but we had so much fun! We spent the weekend exploring the town and the Grand Teton Nation Park. We saw lots of wildlife including an eagle and two moose! I’ve never visited this area in the fall and I actually liked it better than in the summer. The weather was perfect, it… View Post

  I just love fall. I love the feeling of fall; the crisp air, the smell of cinnamon, the changing colors. I love the smell of homecooked pies and hot spiced cider filling the whole house. I love snuggling up and reading a good book. Whenever this time of year comes around I always start to feel nostalgic and all cozy inside. I remember how excited I’d get when school started and being excited about the upcoming holidays. I think one… View Post

For the past three years or so I’ve had a terrible time sleeping. I can’t count the nights I’d lie in bed for hours trying to sleep then finally doze off at 4:00 am only to wake up at 6:30 to go to work. I’d live on caffeine just to get myself through the day. I would slug through the week just waiting for Saturday so I could finally sleep in. I decided I had enough and so I started to… View Post

Miss Universe Medium: oil on canvas Dimensions: 24 x 36 x .5 in   Okay, is anyone else just obsessed with stars and the universe? Sometimes I look at photos of what our galaxy looks like and I am just amazed. It’s just so big and there is so much we still don’t know. I like the idea that everything is interconnected and I just thought it would be cool to do a portrait that morphed into the universe. I… View Post