Category Archive: life

Amy and Madison: a magical Palomar Mountain wedding

I remember the feeling of new love. When we were apart, all I wanted to do was think about him, and relive that moment when my hand first brushed against his in that… Continue reading

Love To Breathe

Some of you may know that when my dad isn’t taking photos, he loves to go down to the beach with his metal detector.  Often he finds coins and jewelry (his hobby has… Continue reading

Happy Mothers Day to my best friend

If you know me, you know that my mom and I are close. We are in business together. We sing together. We have coffee together most mornings. And even with the hours and… Continue reading

Izzie, Angie, and their favorite ladies

Last Sunday the family came to our place for brunch. Now, I could have taken photos of all of the loved ones there, or of the food that we prepared, but no. I… Continue reading

Loving Letterpress!

It was time to update our own business cards.  The photos we were using on our previous cards are now several years old and instead of replacing them with new photos, we decided… Continue reading

Happy Fathers Day

Thank you Dad – for so many things.  For the camping and sailing, for crab popsicles, for the acting chops, for knowing how to do so many things, for making me believe that… Continue reading

stop and smell the plumeria

Today was our last full day in Kauai and with no real plans, we spent some time on the beach and took one last short drive into Old Koloa Town.  We’ll definitely miss… Continue reading

Lighthouse, Fern Grotto and Luau… oh my!

Our big plans yesterday were the Smith’s Fern Grotto boat tour and Luau, but those wouldn’t start until 3:30 so we decided to kill a little time and drove up to the Kilauea… Continue reading

Visiting Kauai’s beautiful Allerton Garden

When we were planning our vacation to Kaua’i I wasn’t sure whether or not I should bring my real camera and computer, as opposed to just using my iPhone.  My thought was that… Continue reading

San Diego Zoo

Christina and Mike made us a fantastic Sunday brunch followed by a beautiful afternoon at the zoo. and one of my monkey


I recently took a trip to Paris for work, and Dick came along with me so we could make the most of my day and a half of free time.  Of course we… Continue reading

Happy Holidays!!

It’s Christmas eve and we’re thinking of all of those loved ones who we can’t be with this holiday season, like my brother’s family and Dick’s parents.  We’re also thinking of those who… Continue reading