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Hey, Soul Sister

May 7, 2019

I have always told myself [and others] that I’m the kind of woman who is better at being friends with guys instead of other women. That is until I started working with women one-on-one, I realized I had so much more in common with them and that we faced a lot of the same worries/obstacles/doubts. […]

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Headshot Day 2019.2

April 2, 2019

It’s my second headshot day of the year already!! Join me Friday May 17  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, a clean white background look […]

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I’ve been home from my Dream Shoot Retreat with four amazing women for close to two whole months now and we’ve been in a deep freeze since our return! So for this yet another ‘extreme cold warning’ day I’ve decided it’s about damn time I shared some of the amazing-ness that took place in Sayulita, […]

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Headshot Day 2019.1

January 3, 2019

Join me Tuesday Feb 12th 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 […]

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Introducing, Melody

December 26, 2018

I love making each shoot unique to the gal in front of my lens, which means always re-inventing my studio space, finding new uses for existing props and furniture and of course, the occasional shopping spree to HomeSense. In this case I was re-organizing my storage room and sorting through [many] bins of bedding and […]

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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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