#AMonthOnFilm – Empty

20—Empty My empty Nalgene bottle. I try to drink 3 of these 32 ounce bottles of water each day. It has become such a habit I know about what time each day I will or will need to finish drinking the first 2 bottles to get in my regular amount. It helps me feel betterContinue reading “#AMonthOnFilm – Empty”

#AMonthOnFilm – 8 a.m. bedsheets

19—8 a.m. bedsheets Wrinkled, unmade sheets at the foot of our bed after we got up on a dark and stormy morning. For me an empty bed is a big victory as it takes a tremendous amount of energy and work just to get out of bed each day. #amonthonfilm is a photo project withContinue reading “#AMonthOnFilm – 8 a.m. bedsheets”

#AMonthOnFilm – Something you dislike

18—Something you dislike I dislike severely struggling with my mental health (anxiety, depression, CPTSD) and all the treatment and hospitalizations I’ve endured that have caused further trauma and not helped which leaves fewer tools and options for recovery. I dislike how our culture and churches often act and live in ways that can cause furtherContinue reading “#AMonthOnFilm – Something you dislike”

#AMonthOnFilm – Warmth

17—Warmth My blanket, Try Softer and something my therapist told me a few weeks ago typed on my phone all sitting on my lap. These things give me a feeling of warmth and safety. I am so thankful for them and their impact in my life. #amonthonfilm is a photo project with prompts hosted byContinue reading “#AMonthOnFilm – Warmth”

#AMonthOnFilm – Inside looking out

16—Inside looking out Looking out our bedroom window shortly before sunset (about 7:40 p.m.) #amonthonfilm is a photo project with prompts hosted by two photographers on InstagramPhoto taken: June 16, 2020 For this project I used: Nikon FE, Kodak Portra 400 film developed & scanned by The Darkroom Lab

#AMonthOnFilm – 6 books

15—6 books Just 6 of my favorite books that I have here at home: Reference Guide for Essential Oils It’s Not Supposed To Be This Way by Lysa TerKeurst Try Softer by Aundi Kolber Just Show Up by Kara Tippetts & Jill Lynn Buteyn The Bible (NLT) Changes That Heal by Henry Cloud #amonthonfilm isContinue reading “#AMonthOnFilm – 6 books”

#AMonthOnFilm – Something new to your world since COVID

14—Something new to your world since COVID 5 bunches of bananas on our kitchen table. Since covid began we(I) only go grocery shopping once every 2 weeks which is not normal for our family. This is very stressful trying to order as many groceries as possible online from the big store and trying to stayContinue reading “#AMonthOnFilm – Something new to your world since COVID”

#AMonthOnFilm – Mess

13—Mess Crumbs at Gideon’s spot at the table after lunch. A mess that is a sign of the leftover taco salad we enjoyed for lunch (Not a fan of the overexposure on this photo—still very much in the learning process with film…decided to just show this whole project—imperfections and all) #amonthonfilm is a photo projectContinue reading “#AMonthOnFilm – Mess”

#AMonthOnFilm – Afternoon shadow

12—Afternoon shadow The shadows of Ben and I standing together on our driveway. The day I took this we got to spend the day together just the two of us. #amonthonfilm is a photo project with prompts hosted by two photographers on InstagramPhoto taken: June 12, 2020 For this project I used: Nikon FE, KodakContinue reading “#AMonthOnFilm – Afternoon shadow”

#AMonthOnFilm – Layers

11—Layers Layers of emotions, feelings and trauma written on layers of paper in my journal #amonthonfilm is a photo project with prompts hosted by two photographers on InstagramPhoto taken: June 11, 2020 For this project I used: Nikon FE, Kodak Portra 400 film developed & scanned by The Darkroom Lab