Rachel Jenae

Spring has Sprung

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Spring is everywhere and the weather has been perfect. I took a long weekend trip to Arkansas for Easter and enjoyed some outdoors and family. Then worked on my garden and started a new book!

Children: Aeden and Evie

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Doesn’t get much cuter than this! Meet Aedan and Evie!  I’ve been taking photos of Aedan since before he was born and I absolutely love watching him grow up into such a gentle-hearted little man. And now to meet his … Continue reading

“Being a Tankersley”

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I’ve thought a lot about the word legacy this year. Two family trees collided at my parents and they brought together two distinct lines of inheritance that carry quite the legacy. I think about what I will tell my children … Continue reading

2013 Year in Review

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My dad use to say that one of our biggest weaknesses as humans is our innate ability to remember and forget. We tend to harbor and remember selective moments, while forgetting to celebrate and rejoice in all the others. A … Continue reading

A Christmas I’ll Never Forget

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It was a Christmas I’ll never forget. Reminiscent of childhood memories, relived through the next generation. Bodies sleeping in every tiny bit of floor space scattered throughout the house. The kitchen a constant gathering and the counters always filled with … Continue reading

This too will be Beautiful

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I’ll never fully be able to put into words the last few days. When God says He has a Christmas gift for you He goes far above and beyond what we could think in terms of “gifts”. We see so … Continue reading

A Christmas Gift

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“For this reason I bow my knees to the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, from whom the whole family in heaven and earth is named, that He would grant you, according to the riches of His glory, to be … Continue reading

Arizona Family Reunion

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Another family reunion was upon us as we made the treck across the midwest to my great birth state, Arizona. Time with family is never boring, especially around a clan that hasn’t been together in years. New kiddos springing up … Continue reading

Children: Newborn Aedan Brown

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This little guy couldn’t be any cuter. Mark and Katie you’re going to be incredible parents and I’m excited to watch your little family unfold! Congratulations!

2012 Year In Review

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Rewinding, remembering, unraveling and unfolding…I love this time of year! I love looking back and seeing what looked crazy and impossible now sitting fully in the light. If there is one word that sums up this year it would be … Continue reading

The Holiday Catch-up!

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! I’ve taken a short hiatus from blogging to simply unplug and be with family and friends over the holidays which has left me completely refreshed and energized for the new year. So much of … Continue reading

Famiy: The Martyns

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I’ve known them both since college and I’ve followed their journey half way around the world to live in Sudan and now Nairobi, Kenya since 2006 through an organization called SIM. We’ve managed to meet up at several random conferences … Continue reading