Ali Edwards Capture life. Create art.

November 4, 2013

Hello 38.

Today I'm celebrating my 38th birthday and as a thank you for being a part of this crazy life adventure with me I created a "love one another" word art piece that you can download below: Download the Love One Another ...

October 28, 2013

Thank You To Creekside Farms

Last week I received a lovely Eucalyptus Berry Wreath from family owned and operated Creekside Farms in California. It might be a little early to be purchasing a Christmas wreath, but it's fitting as I post the ...

October 23, 2013

10 Things Right Now | Ali

I figured I'd keep the 10 Things Right Now theme going this week and include 10 things about me too. You can read the lists about my kids here: Simon and Anna. 1. Focusing on open, my ...

September 30, 2013

AE | The Weekend Lens

Today we're recovering from Katie and Peter's awesome wedding weekend. These are two of my favorite people that I absolutely consider family. Getting to celebrate with them and their parents and siblings and friends and extended families was something I will always ...

September 19, 2013

I Like It When You Laugh

I came across this image and quote on Pinterest the other day and it was one of those moments where I read it and everything in my world stopped and it got really quiet. A flood of times that I ...

August 30, 2013

7 Back to School Strategies | Guest Post from Renée Peterson Trudeau

I received this in my email box earlier this week from author Renée Peterson Trudeau (who I've featured here in the past) and thought these ideas were absolutely worth sharing here - so many ...

August 28, 2013

Bring On The Fall

Images via Pinterest and linked below. Here's my truth: I'm not inspired by summer foods. Don't get me wrong - I love summer foods. Fresh fruits. Corn on the cob. Grilled stuff. But it's the foods of fall, or ...

August 21, 2013

On Getting Back In The Swing Of Things

Returning from a long vacation is always interesting. Towards the end of my trip I was longing a bit for home and the normal everyday routines of life. I was also missing my kids. Divorce is a funny thing in that it's given me a ...

August 19, 2013

Paris 2013

We returned home last Monday night from a summer vacation adventure to Paris. "We" included me, Katie, her fiance Peter and my boyfriend Aaron. "We" also included my sister Jessica and her family and her friend Rebecca for part of the time. We ...

July 5, 2013

Summer Schedules And Activities | Kiwi Crate

Around here we are transitioning from school year schedule to summer schedule. I like schedules. I liked schedules when we had a two-parent household and I probably like them even more now as a one-parent household. The schedules we have around here aren't super ...

July 3, 2013

Day In The Life 2013 | June (+ Week In The Life 2013 Date Information)

June 24, 2013

For The Love Of Sweet Lily Girl

Our sweet Lily girl passed away peacefully yesterday after an awesome last run on the beach she loved so much. She was the most fabulous friend and we will miss her everyday. She had a wonderfully full life during her 12+ ...