Kristen
September 1, 2015

As parents when we have made a decision, usually we have felt confident with that decision. Secure and able to move forward. However that is not always the case. I cannot begin to explain the magnitude of our emotions. A few weeks back we made the decision of sending our five year old to public… Read More

Kristen
August 21, 2015

It is time again for another follow Friday! Social media gives us the opportunity to reach out to others, shop big or small, stay connected, create friendships. A few weeks ago I was able to connect with Courtney Packer from YAY prints. The moment I checked out her Etsy shop, I wanted prints. I was… Read More

Kristen
August 17, 2015

There are not many times when my husband and I get away. Ok to be exact since Annaliese was born in 2010 we have never gotten away. Also in that amount of time we have only been on five dates. So you could say that this past weekend was definitely a much needed getaway. There… Read More

Kristen
August 5, 2015

Last week I had the honor to write my first ever guest post! It was nerve wrecking but I got it accomplished! It is all about kindergarten prep!It is a small list of things to look over to see if your child to prepared for the next step of kindergartner! Please head over to http://www.greenteaandcotton.com/2015/07/guest-post-kindergarten-prep.html?m=0!… Read More

Kristen
July 29, 2015

So what do you do when you get a new headwrap? You take pictures of course. My poor girls and what I make them do! We go out exploring and mom turns it into a picture taking opportunity! I am absolutely in love with small shops that I find on instagram. They offer up the… Read More

Kristen
July 23, 2015

On Wednesday July 15th, my whole world came crashing down. I received a phone call no one wants. At 11:30 in the morning my sister called letting me know that our dad was in the hospital. He had a seizure. He was not in good shape. However the day continued. As my dad lay suffering… Read More

I am a complete mess. I am absolutely and utterly perplexed that I have a five year old. This means that she gets to venture off into the world of school. I have never been more terrified. For a year now my husband and I have been battling back and forth with what the right… Read More

Kristen
July 13, 2015

Over the holiday weekend my brother, sister in law, and niece came to stay with us. I instantly thought that it was a perfect time to get pictures of my niece Lucy and the girls. I knew that Lucy had a super cute outfit to wear for the fourth of July so a plan was… Read More

Kristen
July 10, 2015

There are some people that I “meet” on instagram that become more than just a person to follow. They become my friend. I absolutely adore following and keeping in touch with Amanda from @stellar_co. She hand paints letters, plaques, and vinyls. She closely works with the customer to create a unique and one of a… Read More

Kristen
July 8, 2015

I have never claimed to be a photographer. I have heard wonderful comments about my photos but believe I have so much more to learn before I am comfortable enough to call myself a photographer. I am just a mom obsessed with taking pictures! A few weeks ago we went to my in-laws house to… Read More