I'm a lover of love who is addicted to Starbucks and goes through weekly phases of favorite foods. I'm a wifey to a firefighter and a dogmom to a grumpy Whippet. I love having lunch dates and dream of traveling the world.

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Family Photos- Personal

May is anniversary month in my family. My parents, grandparents, and aunt and uncle all got married in May. Hence why I knew, no matter what, I would NOT be getting married in May 🙂 So every year during that month, my mom has family dinner, and we all take our annual family photos. It’s […]

May 25, 2018

Personal

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My Tools: Edit and Tech- Photography Business Education

Everyone learns differently, and prefers different tools to get the job done. My advice to you is to try a few different things and see what works best for you. There are a lot of programs and software out there, and you’ll find good and bad to all of them. So try them for yourself […]

May 22, 2018

Photography Business

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Taking Care of Your Out of Town Guests!- Wedding Planning Tips

Most likely you’ll have some family or friends traveling from out of town. They need to receive a little extra TLC! Here are some ways you can take care of your traveling guests: Create a wedding website. You can do this for free on theknot.com. Give your guests a rundown of the wedding day along […]

May 21, 2018

Wedding Planning

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I Didn’t Know How Toxic I Was- Personal

It’s been about a year since I started exploring the world of essential oils. I know what you’re thinking- I am sooo sick of hearing about all these MLM companies and people constantly trying to sell me something! Yeah, me too. For the record, let me tell you that I am NOT a fan of […]

May 18, 2018

Essential Oils, Personal

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Cuyahoga Falls National Park Engagement- Justin and Ariana

I had my first engagement session of the season this past week, and I’m so glad I got to share it with Justin and Ariana! I traveled up to Cuyahoga Falls National Park. As I was scoping out some of the scenery, the dark clouds kept creeping closer and closer towards us. There was no […]

May 16, 2018

Real Engagement

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Accessories and Styling- Photography Business Education

Take a peek into the accessories and styling items I use! Bags Now that you’ve got all that shiny new gear, it’s time to get something to carry it around in! Aka, the fun part 🙂 There are tons of great bag companies out there. And if you’re on a budget, there are good options […]

May 15, 2018

Photography Business

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Entertaining Your Wedding Guests!- Wedding Planning Tips

I know I know. You’re already feeding your guests, giving them booze, and providing an awesome DJ to keep them moving all night long. What more could they want?! There are actually a lot of things you could implement into your day! If you want your guests to be talking about how your wedding was […]

May 14, 2018

Wedding Planning

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It’s Called Anxiety- Personal

It’s anxiety and depression awareness month. It’s a subject most people tend to shy away from talking about, but something a lot of people struggle with- including myself.   I hear about so many entrepreneurs that deal with this! It seems like it’s a common issue in the creative industry especially. Maybe some of it […]

May 11, 2018

Personal

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In My Toolbag: Camera Gear!- Photography Business Education

When I was first starting out in photography, I was so overwhelmed by the different gear options! Canon? Nikon? Sony? And what’s all this F2.4 and F2.8 talk? And what do you mean I need a flash? Now let me just say that I don’t claim to be a gearhead. I personally chose to be […]

May 8, 2018

Photography Business

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Favors Your Guests Will Love!- Wedding Planning Tips

Remember when you used to go to a wedding and there were little heart shaped tins full of those pastel mints or m+m’s? I can’t even tell you how many of those little tins I collected as a kid!   Thankfully, there are a lot more options these days. You can make your favors as […]

May 7, 2018

Wedding Planning

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