the blog

I’ve been thinking a lot about my kids and the group of kids that surround them.Ā  some in the pictures I’ve taken for this post, some not. šŸ™‚ if your kids pick winners to hang out with, it’s hard not to love and “adopt” them as your own.Ā  after the eleven, I had to smile […]


September 30, 2018

be strong.

I took a time out this morning to sit awhile in memory lane.I’m struck with a few thingsā€¦and because I like to imagine my kids reading my journal some day, I’ll share a few things things I’ve learned along the way.Ā  but before I do, I have to take note of this picture that was […]


September 14, 2018

twenty years.

my last journal post was july 17th, 2017. dassss’ a long time. šŸ™‚ I guess I kinda figured I’d come back when I had the time, but I’m realizing that there is never enough time and you have to make time for the things that are valuable to you. and writing out thoughts and stories […]


August 1, 2018

storytelling + vacation

I feel like I’m overdueĀ in explaining a little more about the why of my recent brand change. change has always has beenĀ challengingĀ for me and I’m sure I’m not doing this brand change thing 100% “right”… but I’m trying. šŸ™‚ also, in all honesty, this change has been about three honest years in the making… what […]


July 17, 2017

jen driesbach

39 things its taken me 39 years to learn. today is my 39th birthday. I have extra lines on my face these days…but most of them are from laughing so I don’t mind. I truly never thought I’d see 39… I don’t think I’m being morbid, I just really never imagined myself this late in […]


September 26, 2016

39 things it took me 39 years to learn