Starting a Morning Routine (and why it’s a mom must!)

The worst feeling is when you wake up and you’re already behind. Ask any mom who perpetually wakes up to the call of her name from the lips of little ones (while tugging on her arm, hair – or my personal favorite, as they try to open your eyelids for you). We will all tell […]

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When in doubt, it’s always ideal to go straight to an expert! And lucky for me, I happen to have a sweet friend who is a rockstar at Branding! Ashlee and I met when we were both speaking at Inspired Retreat, and what do you think her topic was? You guessed it, branding! Building a strong […]

Strengthen Your Brand – pt 2 (Video)

April 26, 2016

Are you wondering where my new blonde hair went? This was actually filmed before I went for my new look, so now it seems weird to share this video interview but the content (and the free download we have for you) is just way to good not to share! Branding can be confusing. Trying to do it on […]

Strengthen Your Brand – pt 1 (Video)

April 25, 2016

I’ll be the first to admit it…I am not naturally tidy! But I so love having a clean house. This is sort of the equivalent of fire and ice. The fire kicks in and the house get cleans, but inevitably the ice returns, and there’s a puddle on the floor that needs mopping. That’s why I […]

Making ‘Clean’ Part of Your Routine with Clean Mama

December 18, 2015

I’m looking for needle movers these days. Don’t get me wrong. I’m a huge fan of an answer to everything kind-of approach, and if you know of one, please let me know! But the truth is… No one is an overnight success, businesses don’t happen by luck and living your bliss has everything to do with […]

Planning for Success with InkWell Press

October 16, 2015

I’m just coming off of an amazing business trip, actually two. I started in New York helping a fabulously creative entrepreneur build her business for success. We spent two and half intensive days planning, implementing and building systems, marketing, pricing, collateral — all that good stuff. Of course it’s me, so we also made time for great food […]

2 Ted Talks for Any Creative Who Wants to Inspire Others

August 24, 2015

When you put your work out there for the world to see, you hope that it will be received with praise, accolades and maybe even some thumbs up on FB, but you must also recognize that you’re opening yourself to  vulnerability. Vulnerability is often considered a negative, but is it really? Consider the deepest and sweetest moments of your life, they […]

3 Ted Talks Every Creative Business Owner Should See

February 11, 2015

What was it that drew me into photography in the first place? If I try really hard to find the truth, I think ultimately it was the dream of making their life…my own. Images have the power to bring us to a different place, a different world even, if for a moment we get to be […]

Styling Product Photography with Shay Cochrane

August 29, 2014

I am so excited to share with you, my interview with you  Amanda Holloway! We are talking all about how she built a high-end Senior brand and business and she’s giving us a tour of her amazing studio! You do NOT want to miss this one! But first, if you’ll indulge me, I’ll tell you the story of […]

Building a Luxe Senior Photography Brand with Amanda Holloway

August 8, 2014

I use to think that I had to do everything myself and it literally took an ambulance to convince me to change.  It was inside that ambulance that I realized I had to stop trying to do it all myself. I had to stop pretending that no one else could do these tasks and so, no […]

How to Outsource Your Editing

February 21, 2014

My face was buried in my hands as I stood in my bedroom.

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