Writer + photographer + DREAMER

Writer + photographer + DREAMER

Equipping dreamers & world changers
to live healthy & whole lives.

“Honey, sometimes it isn’t about going back to normal. Maybe you need to create a new normal.” That was the advice that my mother gave me the first time I wrestled depression at the age of 15. It’s stuck with me through the years, through crisis and transition and health challenges. Whenever I face another […]

How to Find a New Normal in the Messy Middle

January 29, 2019

Hello friends, This little note to you all has been hard to write. In this season of transition, wrapping my words around all the feelings and giving them to you in a clear & concise way has too often led to pages of backstory or explaining. To try to minimize my own rambles, I’m going […]

Important Announcement // A New Chapter

August 27, 2018

Well, it’s here. The new website is live. For months, I’ve been trying to think of what words I’d share with you to explain the changes being made and nothing felt quite right. So I’m simply sitting here on launch day, sharing my heart with all the real-time feels. In January, I was in the […]

What I Want You to Know About the Rebrand

May 29, 2018

Megan is someone that I’ve looked up to for several years. Not only is she kind, compassionate, and peaceful, she is also adventurous and bold. Before we even met, I heard stories about her trips overseas and how she was the type of person so willing to just go. The reputation of her willingness to […]

Megan + Matt // Fargo Wedding Photographer

May 28, 2018

I need declarations in my life because my heart is sometimes slower to truly believe than my mind. I need to rephrase biblical truths as “I am” or “God is” statements because then I hear myself saying a truth definitively and that sinks down deep into my spirit. This practice forces me to slow down and find a bite-size piece of truth to stand on.

7 Freedom Declarations

March 19, 2018

Freedom is choosing to pitch a tent and make a home out of a breathtaking wilderness. There is fresh water flowing from underground springs, bubbling up and inviting you to take a taste. There are trees that provide shelter and rocks to climb and explore. There is a waterfall for beauty and refreshment of your soul.

Camping Out in Freedom

March 14, 2018

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