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I’ve become seriously re-obsessed with maternity photography this year. I’m in love with big pretty gowns paired with baby-bumps and the way I see it.. it’s the most perfect excuse to play dress up. I’ve been loving it so much, that I’ve started stocking maternity gowns in the studio. If you have a penchant for […]

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I have a little story to tell and then some real truths so stay with me on this one. I sat in a photography workshop watching our presenter dress a model for a demonstration and she said to this girl, out loud, in front of a room full of fellow photogs: “Oh, you’re skinny.” I’m […]

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When it comes to the coaching world, you’re really selling yourself so you need to be front and center of your online presence. When putting yourself out there on the inter-webs as a coach, you’re asking people to trust that you can walk them through their uncertainties. You need to communicate that you are the […]

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Buzz Word: Self Care

November 28, 2018

Lets take a few minutes to talk about a real buzzy topic right now: Self Care. This term is going to mean a lot of different things to a lot of different people and I believe it ranges in execution from a taking a freaking shower while your kids nap instead of cleaning, to a […]

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1. THE BRA AND PANTY SET Classic, easy to style, and works for everyone, you can’t go wrong with a bra and panty set. With this simple ensemble, I recommend accessorizing for variety to your photographs. Bring a jean shirt, a cardigan, a leather jacket, even a t-shirt or mens shirt. These little touches add […]

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Looking for a winter escape? I’m headed back to the euphoric destination, Sayulita, Mexico and I want YOU &  your bestie to come with me — my next excursion is for laid-back ladies who love photos and adventure! This retreat is planned for Jan 9th to 17th 2019. I’ve been to Sayulita a number of […]

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Fall 2018 Headshot Day

August 21, 2018

Join me Thursday October 18th for marathon day of headshots! It’s the perfect chance to update your social media presence or get a new photo for your website or business card! DETAILS You’ll have your choice of my famous floral background or a clean white background look.  Your shoot will be super fast and take about […]

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It’s time for my 9th annual Boudoir for Boobies Event! Each year I host a boudoir marathon in my downtown studio to raise money for the C95 Radio Marathon and each year it’s a huge success so I’m thrilled to do it again! This year’s event will be on Sunday October 14th!  DETAILS: This year’s […]

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I’ve had the pleasure of having this beauty in front of my camera several times now and every single time is magical. It was a true pleasure to capture such a special time in her life as she’s expecting her first little bambino. Thanks so much Miss M for trusting me with these special memories. […]

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The title of this post came to me mid-shoot, you may know that the majority of my blog post titles are song titles and sometimes lyrics. Recently, I’ve fallen in love with a cover of Never Tear Us Apart by Bishop Briggs and the way she sings “We all have wings, but some of us […]

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