Food, Leisure, and Unexpected Wisdom: An Afternoon Outing in Savannah

Last Friday, I picked the boys up from school and headed into Savannah. As we crossed the Wilmington River, my seven-year-old impulsively rolled down his window and stuck his head out. “What are you doing?! Roll your window up!” He looked confused. “That’s not safe. All body parts must remain inside the vehicle at all…

The Sounds of Life

, “There was a dream, and one day I could see it. Like a bird in a cage I broke in and demanded that somebody free it.” — Head Full of Doubt/Road Full of Promise  ~The Avett Brothers The carefree singing drifting from my six-year-old’s bedroom forced a pause in an otherwise frantic afternoon. I stopped…

A Holiday Visit to the US Botanic Garden

I’m so pleased to be publishing my very first Live. Snap. Write. post today! Jenni wrote a wonderful introduction to the site, describing what we’re doing here and how this all came to be. (Check it out here!) And I found myself thinking about one specific line from that post when I was putting together…

Greetings

Hello! Welcome. Grab some coffee. Tea? Wine? Kombucha? Whatever happens to be your drink of choice. I am beyond excited to kick off a new year and this new site. Live. Snap. Write. What is that exactly? It’s a peek into our worlds. I hope it will inspire you to plug in to whatever excites you. I’m particularly interested in…