How I use a communications policy and branding guide

I don't normally use my personal blog to write about work issues. But today, I'm going to use this space to talk about communications director stuff because it's a convenient way to share information. If you are one of my regular readers, please feel free to just skip...

Tearing down fences

While I was away on Friday driving back and forth to pick up Andrew from that film camp, I got a text message from my husband that said this: "I'm taking down the fence." What fence? I responded in my mind, but not with my fingers. Surely, he doesn't mean the six-foot...

Life in the Middle, Episode 7

It's been way too long since Alayna and I did an episode of Life in the Middle! Now that she's no longer in middle school, maybe you thought we would have to stop making our crazy videos... But she's STILL a MIDDLE child! In Episode 7, we go shopping for a Father's...
Back when a giraffe was special

Back when a giraffe was special

I know it's been a few days since you've heard from your amazing self-recognized official gorilla birthing photographer, so I thought I better check in and let you know what has been happening around here. I've been laying low due to all of my fame and notoriety...

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Why I spent May on a scavenger hunt

Why I spent May on a scavenger hunt

Back in April, I was scrolling through Facebook when a post popped up from our local park district. They were promoting an event that immediately caught my eye. It was a photography "scavenger hunt." Participants would be given a list of items to find and photograph...

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