[Photo by my incredibly talented friend Kelly of Grace Hill Photography]
…have a crazy little man who stole my heart the first time i heard his heartbeat.
…love my husband, my rock, Corey.
…typically share my personal space with my more-like-a-child-than-a-dog Roxy.
…believe a glass of wine, popcorn, and Scrabble with my husband is the perfect night.
…could eat sushi every day.
…buy every book I want to read, preferably hardbacks if they’re available.
…think the book is always better.
…would choose ice cream over any other desert.
…have a fine arts degree in graphic design.
…think driving a five-speed is something everyone should learn to do.
…love fast cars, especially old ones with wide tires and loud engines.
…treat myself to a Big Mac meal at McDonald’s when I’ve had a really bad day.
…find the smell of gas, burning rubber, and Christmas trees intoxicating.
…am willing to forgive anyone for anything if I feel like their apology is genuine.
…try to give everyone the benefit of the doubt, even when they might not deserve it.
…always look for a silver lining.
…don’t think everyone should get a trophy.
…am willing to tell people the truth when other people won’t – but only if they really want to hear it.
…am a total kid at heart.
…never want to skip the previews.
…think the little things are the big things.
…pray every night.
…would rather have a clean soul than a clean house.
…approach every situation with the mindset that after I look at it, maybe I should look at it differently.
…have the loudest, most unique, craziest family I know and I wouldn’t change it for the world.
…think disappointment is a part of life and the sooner we teach our kids that, the better off they’ll be.
…have three tattoos and am currently planning my fourth.
…think everyone should celebrate what is unique about them – good or bad.
…believe weird is normal and normal is weird.
…dance when no one’s watching… or when they are… whatever.
…love a good laugh.
…cry when I’m happy, sad, angry, you name it.
…am more likely to spend money on technology than clothes.
…couldn’t live without music.
…will answer my phone at 3am and be in the car in 5 minutes if someone I love needs me.
…will always want to be a better photographer.