Sir Paul McCartney

This isn't our usual content. I guess that's because it's not everyday that you get to see Sir Paul McCartney in concert. It's been a dream of mine since I was a kid to see one, if not all of the remaining Beatles, live in concert. Thanks to Hotel 1000, that dream has become a reality. My Dad would play Beatles records in his garage while...

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I’m in Dublin… Sort of…

I have something a little different to share today. I received a tweet from Jane, the voice behind the beautiful blog Ill Seen Ill Said. The tweet had a photograph attached to it and said,"I did a double-take thinking this was you in this Irish ad!!" Now, I've been known to model here and there so I thought it was either going to be a photograph...

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A Trip to Our Neighborhood Farmer’s Market

Every Sunday from May through October in our lovely little neighborhood, there is a quaint farmer's market that seems to appear out of nowhere. There is live music, fresh herbs and produce, stunning flowers and delicious food. We used to consider it a neighborhood secret...

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We found a new apartment!! Our lease isn't up till the end of the month but we already have the keys to our new place which means there is plenty of time for cleaning and painting before moving all of our stuff over. Our new place definitely has it's quirks, but makes up for it in charm and location. And now, a few links we are...

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Our First Anniversary & First Giveaway! {Closed}

We have been together for nearly 6 years and while we love surprising one another, we are horrible at it. We always end up giving each other gifts early because we just can't stand the anticipation. This year was different though. We thought it would be fun to stick with the traditional first anniversary gift: paper. Nothing too big (we are saving to move AND for our...

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One Year

6 years together, 1 year as husband & wife. Cory, thank you for making this past year one of the most special of my life. You are my perfect match, my partner, my best friend for life. I think about where we started and how far we've come and it makes me so excited for what's ahead for us. Thank you for loving me because...

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Rain, Woods & a Bright Red VW Bus

A short time ago, I got an email from a local creative. He wanted to know if Jade and I would be up for collaborating and doing a photo-shoot together. This fellow turned out to be Mark Mirocha, a Portland based lifestyle and wedding photographer with some remarkable talent. Over the course of a few weeks, we emailed each other and planned to meet up...

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It's the start of a new month which means it's time for our monthly photo booth strip. If you learn anything about us from this photo booth strip let it be this: we are complete weirdos and we wouldn't have it any other way. And now, a few links we are endlessly enraptured with this week...

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‘A portrait of one another, once a week for an entire year’ A few portraits taken around the house where I have been recovering this week. Today marks the 12th day of this awful sickness. I have an autoimmune disease, so when I get sick, I REALLY get sick. My immune system has trouble fighting things off on its own. My cough and sore throat turned into an...

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It Wasn’t Just A Dream

I was very inspired by Jasmine's post about the importance of dreaming. Dreaming has always been a major part of my life. Growing up, I was incredibly shy and quiet. I spent a lot of time in my own head afraid to tell others anything about myself. Then I discovered drawing. I learned that I could speak through pictures. I became an artist because that's...

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