Heaven @ Bellingham Breakfast Table – 7.4.20

Last night, I laid my tired body down next to my husband’s. I was tucked in close with my head on his chest, against his t shirt. He grabbed my shoulder with a squeeze and started to pull the last bit of energy out of my body. I sighed and he continued to squeeze around [...]

Someday I’ll Be Old.

I took this picture during church this morning. It was such a specific thing to see: Lucy's soon to be 8 year old hand resting on my soon to be 35 year old palm. I have thought throughout the day - throughout lacing up her boots - throughout sledding with her in my lap - [...]

Heart Opening

I am overwhelmed. I think probably the only person who knows the depth of my heart ache on Thanksgiving is my niece, Aila. Who - under the stunning glow of the moonlight - in the crisp evening before a round of rain - kissed me so sweetly in astonishment of my tears. After a hug from [...]