California to Alabama

California to Alabama

These past three and a half months flew by. I can’t believe how little I blogged while so many exciting things happened in my life.  I got engaged and wedding planning took up most of my time.  Then the best thing happened when Lance and I got married.  Then shortly after (i.e. five days later), […]

Mobile Travel Photography

4 Tips to Working While Traveling.

Now that I’m married I seem to be traveling even more than before.  I still have a lot of work trips that I’ll have to travel to alone, but I love those rare trips that Lance and I can go together.  Most recently Lance’s job took us to Mobile, Alabama, which turned out, to my surprise, […]

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my favorite camera bag

Whoa. The last week’s been a blur. Last night I returned from Salt Lake City, Utah where I spoke at Alt Summit, a conference for creatives and bloggers.  I connected with some amazing women & brands and learned a lot.  The highlight of the conference, though, was teaching my very own class!  I taught editing and […]

Yosemite Family Portrait Photographer


Since my mom passed away, I think a lot about the relationship between mothers and their children.  I wonder what it is to have this deep bond with this little person who’s wholly depending on you.  This little creature pops out of you and you love it. What’s that like? When I went to hawaii with […]

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long distance

There’s always something that triggers my erratic sleep schedule.  I struggle with maintaining normal sleep hours.  I tried to set time aside last week to “fix” what resulted from traveling every other week for two months.  I went to bed at reasonable hours at the beginning of the week, but then I just went back […]

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Hold, hold on, hold onto me‘Cause I’m a little unsteadyA little unsteadyHold, hold on, hold onto me‘Cause I’m a little unsteadyA little unsteady Been editing to this amazing song, “Unsteady” by X Ambassadors. Thought I’d thrown in the pictures from way back of AnnaLisa and Kim from our Mendocino trip. Love the song. Love the […]