July Month in Photos


Highlights from July…

Henry the unicorn cooled us off by spraying water from his horn in our backyard…magical

We had fun spending time with friends at our work conference in Colorado

We got our outdoor fun in during our family vacation in Wyoming–hiking, rafting, kayaking, huckleberry shakes, a new puppy and the majestic Teton mountains.

The adventure continues….


June Month in Photos


Highlights from June…

Spending the month in Ghana as a family coming alongside the efforts of the International Justice Mission who rescue children out of slavery in the fishing industry

Meeting and serving with college students from around our country and college students from the University of Ghana

Many conversations about life and faith

Playing games, teaching math and english, painting butterflies and taking photographs

Delivering a donation of shoes from Nike for children who have been playing soccer in their bare feet

My husband teaching our group about history, slavery and race

Learning our Ghanaian names and making connections to others around the world

The adventure continues….



May Month in Photos


Highlights from May…

Our daughter making “State Team” and representing NorCal at regionals in San Diego.

Her last meet with her coach, Loren, who has been with her since she was little.

Good friends and teammates.

Our son finishing his first year of college and coming home for the summer!

Pink flamingo floatie’s, San Diego beaches and warm weather ahead.

The adventure continues….

April Month in Photos

April2019smallHighlights from April…

My Sisters tour of Oregon and California visiting family

Family joining us for our daughters State gymnastics meet

Testing out new Sony camera equipment

Coloring Easter eggs with Nonna

Celebrating Easter with friends who have an adorable baby

The adventures continues….

March Month in Photos


Highlights from March…

Dad and son twinning over Spring Break

Celebrating our daughters gymnastics season

Trip to Cuba

–providing water filters to families in need

–meeting lots of new, amazing friends

–learning about a new place

–stepping back in time with the old cars!

The adventure continues….

February Month in Photos


Highlights from February…

Spending my birthday at Disneyland with good friends and my college boy

Our son turning 19 and celebrating in Cayucos

My Dad and Sherry joining us for a fun beach weekend

Having nice down time as a family

Lots of writing and photography

Lots of gymnastics weekends

The adventure continues….

January Month in Photos


Highlights from January…

My daughter started the year with a gorgeous piece of chalk art

Our son dropped his 2nd album on Soundcloud called Airborne

A new gymnastics season is underway

My husband spoke to hundreds of college students at the Winter Conference

My photography is hanging at the Cafe and was displayed at the Winter Conference

A new year begins and I’m trying to catch up

The adventure continues….



December month in photos

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Highlights from December…

It was so nice to be home for Christmas this year! We enjoyed all of our traditions…

Walking Christmas tree lane with friends

Seeing Cirque Du Sole in San Francisco

Church on Christmas eve and visiting Bethlehem AD

Christmas trees, Christmas cookies, peanut butter candy, cinnamon rolls and Santa hats

Mom joining us for Christmas

Our son coming home from his Freshman year of college

The adventure ¬†continues….


November Month in Photos

November2018smallHighlights from November…

Traveling to India again – what a long flight!

Taking my daughter with me and visiting the House of Light

Stopping in Thailand for the lantern festival and to celebrate my daughters 16th birthday

Riding elephants!

Family Face Time – talking to our son at college while all hanging out in his room

Husband and son spending Thanksgiving together with family and going to the Stanford football game with friends.

The adventure continues….