Grant & Ruthie {Dodgeville & Madison Engagement Session}

It has been said that we need just three things in life: Something to do, something to look forward to and someone toView full post »

Travel Series: Europe {Where We’re Staying}

Part I of the Travel Series here. So…how did we decide where to stay and what to see? We relied on pinterest forView full post »

Travel Series: Europe {Planning the Trip}

In 6 weeks I will be en route to Vienna, Austria to embark on a whirlwind two-week adventure with my youngest sisterView full post »

Bittersweet Endings & New Beginnings

Is it possible to be passionate about more than one career or field in your life? I sure hope so, because I’mView full post »

Harvard, Being Above Average, & Happiness {TED talk by Shawn Achor}

TED talks are becoming my new favorite thing. In 2012 I may not be a student any longer, but I will be educated by theView full post »

With A Little Help From My Friends

As I sit here searching for the right words to express my emotions, I realize that words will never do a cancerView full post »

Birkie Weekend 2012

Birkie Weekend 2012 Welcome to Hayward, Wisconsin. Home of the largest and one of the longest cross country ski racesView full post »

What to do if you hit a deer

Living in rural Wisconsin, you would think at some point in my 28 years of life that I would have hit a deer by now.View full post »

{I Wish} We Bought a Zoo

Over our Christmas break, as I call it, we went to see one of my new favorite movies–We Bought a Zoo. IfView full post »

It’s Friday night…what’s going on tonight!?!

Old school, punk rock, favorite song for the Swenson Girls I bet you wouldn’t guess that my sisters and I haveView full post »

A Midweek Pick Me Up :-)

It’s been one of those weeks around here. Freezing rain, sad news from friends, and just the blah feeling ofView full post »

Little Actions in a Small World

“It’s a small world.” A saying that my Dad has told me nearly a million times over my life. And theView full post »

2011 in Photos {& what’s to come in 2012!}

Favorite song of the moment/year…press play and enjoy my photo recap. 🙂 December 31, 2011. It’s noView full post »

Self-healing prescription {Being your health advocate}

I need to let you in on a secret. I really dislike going to the doctor. As in…sweaty palms, pit in my stomach,View full post »

Christmas Portraits with Lands’ End models {Dodgeville Family Portraits}

I have to say…when I get to work with kids who have also been Lands’ End models (so what if it’s justView full post »