Strawberry Banke

When I lived in New Hampshire, one of my favorite places to visit was Portsmouth. It's a beautiful, historic, coastal city with all sorts of fun shops, delicious restaurants, and gorgeous buildings. One of the best spots to visit is Strawberry Banke a museum which tells the story of four centuries of New England history. The … Continue reading Strawberry Banke


Soaking up the Sun in SoCal

It's been a busy few weeks here in San Diego County: James has been working non-stop, getting his music out on the streets and beaches, and working on a new project: Perfect Strangers, a music group based out of Carlsbad covering tunes from the '80s and '90s. I had the pleasure of doing a photo shoot … Continue reading Soaking up the Sun in SoCal

August 2015 Photo Challenge

The July challenge ended up being far more difficult than I thought... of course, I'd forgotten to take into account moving across the country, and I didn't stack the deck in my favor. But that's why it's a challenge, right? I've been brainstorming ideas for other types of challenges, so watch this space for announcements, … Continue reading August 2015 Photo Challenge

July 2015 Photo Challenge

I think I can officially declare my first photo challenge a success! I really enjoyed playing along with the June 2015 challenge two ways: on my Facebook page, I posted photos from my archives, and on Instagram and my personal Facebook, I shared photos taken each day to meet each of the prompts. Both ways definitely helped me … Continue reading July 2015 Photo Challenge

May Challenge Completed!

Whew, 31 days later, and I've finally completed my first photo challenge. All photographs were edited only with Instagram, cropping to their prescribed square, and using a filter about half of the time, which was a challenge in itself. As you may know from my post on The Arts of Editing, I'm not a big … Continue reading May Challenge Completed!