Category Archives: 2015

Merry Christmas | the Van Aukens

As much as I can not  believe Christmas is Friday, I really can’t believe that it is almost 2016.  My heart

Elk Lake. Bend, Oregon

As most of you know we moved to Bend. It almost doesn’t seem real yet…except for the cold. As I drove

I started a new business.

The day is finally here.  I officially started my new business and adventure with Lularoe as one of their consultants.

Lyla Rae. 4 years ago & today.

My sweet first born is almost 4. I remember this time so vividly … 4 years ago.   I was 35 weeks along and

Embracing the last days of Summer

As the summer days come to an end, we are soaking up every bit of the sun and enjoying the outdoors as much as

Summer + free prints from Shutterfly.

I’m going to miss summer. I love the days of no agenda and relaxing at home. These are truly the best days. ***

Loving and guiding your #threenager

Raising a three year old … aka #threenager I wish I could freeze time. I’m sure you’ve heard that

Recent Summer days

Today is the first day in 2 weeks that I’ve felt myself. We had the case of colds, ear infections, pink eye and

4th of July inspired mini shoot for Jbhandmades

Happy Monday friends! ( Or Tuesday if you are on the opposite side of the world ;)) Brent and I have been crazy over