Firsts.

Firsts.

Today was our big girl’s first time in the church nursery instead of our laps. I only walked down to the children’s wing and listened for her 10 fe...

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The Lukers.

The Lukers.

Creativity is the cherished in our little town. Every year seems to be more events and spaces that welcome creativity and expression. The Loblolly ...

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The Rowells.

The Rowells.

It’s not uncommon to see friendly faces in Downtown Laurel. Whether you’re studying in Lee’s Coffee & Tea, picking up a treat from Shug's Cook...

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A New Sister.

A New Sister.

I’m sorry for @napewiththej’s female admirers from the show, but I’m SO excited to be getting another sister! 😄❤️🎉 (photos by @samuel__branch)

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He is her favorite.

He is her favorite.

He is her favorite. When she wakes up in the morning, the first thing we hear crackle quietly through the baby monitor is her tiny, excited, hopef...

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Valentine's Day.

Valentine's Day.

Valentine’s Day 2007, Parrish Baker Pub, Oxford, MS. 2 years after our first Valentine’s Day when he surprised me at my parents’ house with breakfa...

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The Saxtons.

The Saxtons.

In the past year or so, our store and families have experienced many changes. We’ve expanded and added the Scotsman General Store, enjoyed another...

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The Farmhouse.

The Farmhouse.

There’s a little farmhouse in the bend on my way to school.  If you’re not careful you’ll miss it in a second.  If you’re distracted, worried, or ...

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