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This month’s self-portrait is once again adoption-related! We’re officially on the list of waiting parents- sometimes called being “active” or “live”- and it’s both exciting and, if we’re being transparent… sort of anticlimactic :). I’m so grateful to be here- this is the point we’ve been hurtling towards for the last eight months! But after […]

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Waiting | May self-portrait

June 4, 2019

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When we first began trying for a family, I’d have fun dreaming up exactly how I’d tell Matt, and then how we’d share our good news with our friends! Gosh, I must have come up with a dozen different ideas, from something with Parisian nodes to a Harry Potter-themed announcement to goodness-Abby-put-a-cork-in-it-already. But as the […]

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Paper Pregnant | April self-portrait

April 30, 2019

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So let me start off by clarifying that this new personal series is centered around self-portraits, not selfies. The former is taken with a professional camera, requiring forethought and a thorough knowledge of photography, whereas the latter just requires a cell phone from approximately 2005 or later :). Self-portraits can be such a stretching exercise! I ALWAYS learn […]

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The self-portrait series- January & February

March 1, 2019

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After an early evening deluge, I looked out at the beach and saw the beginnings of a gorgeous evening sky. “Matt, we have to take this photo tonight- please!” We hustled to our room to get dressed, gather my tripod & camera, and walked down to the sand together. Sure enough, as we arrived the […]

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We’re adopting!

August 23, 2018

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