"the presence of the child tied her body to the earth, the cottage, the fire."
- J. Urquhart

the shape of our thoughts are changing with the shape of our family.

this trailer (over and over and over)
10.5 months ago (when Ives had just begun to grow but we didn't yet know)
"i carry your heart.  i carry it in my heart."

fasting, for the coming weeks, from this space and from the internet.

blessings,
nikaela

33 comments:

  1. so beautiful. many blessings to you & your family.

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  2. Tellement tendre, merveilleux*.

    Merci

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  3. So beautiful. Enjoy time with your little one, he is precious!

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  4. nikaela, your words and photographs are magic. few others can pull me in the way yours do. wishing you a wonderful lenten season! ps that time, love video is my favorite, ever.

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  5. such soul. your baby is perfection.

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  6. love, all. sweet babe. i never want to give up these radiators, you know?

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  7. The first pic is so beautiful! you're blessed!

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  8. that is a beautiful baby, but i especially love the second photo.

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  9. beautiful photo's .. i specialy like your chosen quote.. very empowering. x

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  10. Hello, may I wish you a peaceful Lent, and your photographs and chosen words are just SO hauntingly beautiful.
    Enjoy every second they grow up soooo fast!

    X Jane

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  11. What a great idea! I love it. Simple and lovely article.

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  12. Your images are all so dreamy, I love your blog, very inspirational
    xx

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  13. I wish you a time away filled with beauty and love.
    I hope you'll come back though, your blog is one of my favourites!

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  14. This is beyond gorgeous. Each picture is so powerful!

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  15. this is my new favourite blog. your photos are so evocative. pouring myself a cup of tea. sifting through the archives.

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  16. oh my.
    this is so touching and beautiful.
    amazing...

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  17. So much beauty! I have just found this place and will patiently wait for your return.

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  18. Your precious little space on the internet melts my heart - enjoy your time off :)!

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