Fall Days

Posted by on Oct 21, 2014 in Uncategorized | One Comment

I feel pretty lucky to have a forest for a backyard.

Leaves!

Posted by on Oct 19, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

I asked my mother to throw leaves at the children while I took photos.  Sunny, however, wanted to sleep like a little forest creature.

Stagleap

Posted by on Oct 19, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Pit stop on the summit while Craig was off looking for birds.

Family Photos 2014

Posted by on Oct 19, 2014 in photography | One Comment

Some photos from last week in Creston.  We had planned on hiring a photographer but that fell through so I got my exercise running back and forth for the timer.  Luckily the kids found that funny.

Thanksgiving 2014

Posted by on Oct 17, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

We celebrated Thanksgiving down on the farm on Monday.  It was great to be with family, and we had the crazy idea to try and take photos of the kids down at the Pumpkin Wonderland (wait, it’s a fruit stand).  This was crazy because it was two in the afternoon and we were skipping toddler […]

The Vangergaags

Posted by on Oct 13, 2014 in photography | One Comment

In their natural habit 😉

Fermented Cranberry Sauce

Posted by on Oct 12, 2014 in recipes | No Comments

Look! A recipe!  I realize that it’s a bit late to make this for Thanksgiving if you are Canadian, but a friend wanted the recipe for Christmas so I decided to take a couple photos before we ate it all.  We’re already a third of the way through the jar, so it’s a good thing […]

Jody + Kai + 1

Posted by on Oct 11, 2014 in maternity, photography | One Comment

Isn’t Jody the most glowing pregnant lady you’ve ever seen? (I was more into the green undertones, myself) Baby #2 is coming soon and someone is going to be the sweetest big brother

Calendula Harvest

Posted by on Oct 9, 2014 in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

We picked a ton of Tami’s calendula this fall, spread it out to dry, and now it’s soaking in sweet almond oil.  Calendula infused oil is used in lots of skincare products, so I’m excited to play with some  I also harvested a handful of seed pods, so hopefully I’ll be growing my own next […]

Cousins

Posted by on Oct 9, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

A few shots from our visit to the farm in September