Category Archives: Personal

Organizing my photos has been a struggle for me for years. I have all my professional and personal photos to keep track of and organize. I recently had a client from years ago ask for several photos from their previous session. Instead of rooting through 5 years worth of thousands of photos, I knew exactly […]

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So many times I have these unrealistic dreams for my marriage. I dream of walking through lavender fields in France or sitting under the Eiffel Tower splitting a picnic lunch while we watch the lights twinkle. I get thrilled just writing that!  I love to dream and hope for amazing things, that’s part of the […]

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Something I struggle with as a creative is keeping my mind focused. I tend to get preoccupied easily and my efficiency goes downhill at lightening speed! If my mind is running on about something I can’t get it to shut off. I keep pen and paper nearby me at all times so I can jot […]

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I’ve had so many woman ask me what they are to say to their friend who is struggling with infertility when they have children of their own. First, every time I get an email like this I am so encouraged. It’s a true friends to reaches out to a complete stranger to try and understand […]

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When I first started my business all I wanted to share was my clients and their photos. I shied away from talking about myself much less sharing photos of me. It made me feel so awkward and self conscience. There’s nothing that points out your flaws the most then a photo of yourself to stay […]

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When I was asked to move to Dc with my job, my very first reaction was to laugh. I mean, why would I move away from my family, friends, and everything that was familiar? My Mother grew up in this town and so did her Mother and her Grandmother. For generations the people I love […]

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 Daniel and I had our Anniversary photos taken by the incredible Emily from Emily Alyssa Photography.  It was the first time we had professional photos taken in 7 years! You would think for someone who take photos all the time it would feel normal. It couldn’t be farther from the truth. I suddenly felt all kinds […]

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I remember as a little girl my Grandma Myers always had some kind of plant she was tending to. She kept a small green house (which was actually a raised bed under a window frame) with something growing in it almost all winter. She also made “coal gardens” with us, and we would watch in delight […]

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I love companies who give good products and amazing service. I recently went to Warby Parker for an eye exam and new glasses. I somehow got my dates mixed up and went a week early. They were incredibly kind and rescheduled me the same day. I only had to wait another 15 minutes! They ordered […]

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