Getting Through Your Frustrations

I recently traveled to the Smoky Mountains of East Tennessee just to get a way – to get away from all the things that were keeping me down emotionally.  (Believe me when I say the weight was getting a little heavy.) I suppose I thought that if I climbed higher to seek God, I would […]

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Dreaming of Them

  Watu wa maana started in 2002 in Ruiru, Kenya as a rescue center for five orphans whose parents died.  Before coming to the center, these children were forced to live on the street. Today, it has grown to over 50 happy, healthy children who love posing for pictures! I cannot wait to return to […]

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Coffee, Cake, and Friendship

I was at a coffee shop last night anxiously looking over a teacher’s lesson plans. I arrived at a time when there was still a decent crowd of people a few hours earlier, but at  8:30 p.m. the place was practically empty.  I felt myself become anxious because the shop was closing soon and I still had a […]

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Hidden Gem: Duck’s Nest

After 30 minutes of walking around a local park looking for interesting things to photograph, I stumbled upon this beauty.  I can’t remember the last time I saw a nest so perfectly in place, let alone a duck’s nest! I couldn’t resist getting a closer look. Since I’m still new at taking photos, I was trying […]

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South African Lighthouse

While on a mission trip in Durban, South Africa, our group took a detour to walk along the Indian ocean. This was my first time ever seeing a lighthouse in person. I had to capture it!

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