My blog is the heart of my site!! Here you'll find personal posts and educational posts for both photographers and editors! You'll also find photo work from my 10 years as a photographer. If you're a bride, check out the "Brides" category! Look around, leave a comment, or ask a question! Explore & enjoy!






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Do you have trouble focusing while you work? Boy, I know I do!! Sometimes I have so much on my plate that I don’t know what to do when. One of the best ways to save time while you work is through batch work! What is Batch Work? Batch work is when you do multiple […]

Education, Productivity

September 2, 2020

Batch Work: Save Time & Boost Productivity

Improve Productivity with Batch Work
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How to Save Time with Time Blocking Do you ever feel scattered while you work? Or do you have trouble knowing what to work on and when? If you want to be more focused and beat overwhelm, you need to be time blocking! Time blocking can save you time, help you stay focused and avoid […]

Education, Productivity

September 1, 2020

Save Time & Stay Focused by Time Blocking

stay focused while working from home with time blocking
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Workflows are KEY to saving yourself hours of work. I think having great ones set up is one of the most important things as a business owner. Today I’m going to talk about the top reasons why you should have workflows set up in your business and how it can save you hours of work!!  […]

Education, Productivity

August 19, 2020

Save Hours of Work With Workflows

how to save yourself hours of work in your business with workflows
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Hi friends! I want to let you know about a FREE training I have available for you. It’s on blogging for SEO. BLOGGING FOR SEO – FREE TRAINING I’m going to walk you through some best practices for blogging to boost your SEO. We’ll talk about: What is SEO & why is it important? How […]


July 3, 2020

Blogging for SEO – Free Training!

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I remember when I was 16 and had just started photographing senior photos, someone commented on one of my photos with some constructive criticism. They said that in portraits, the eyes should always be tack sharp, and that I missed it in that shot. At first, I was hurt that someone had something negative to […]

Education, Photographers

June 25, 2020

3 Mistakes No Photographer Should Make

3 mistakes no photographer should make
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One of the most important things to do as a business owner, or as a person for that matter, is to define your definition of success. If you don’t have a definition of success, how will you know if you’re being successful? Without your own definition, you’ll end up following someone else’s path for success. […]

Education, Mindset

June 10, 2020

How to Discover Your Definition of Success

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My Culling Process in Photo Mechanic and Lightroom Today I’m sharing my complete culling process with photo mechanic and Lightroom. I’ll walk you through the process from start to finish. Get Photo Mechanic HERE Photo Mechanic makes it so easy to scroll through and organize images fast And my culling process is really simple. I’m […]

Editors, Education, Lightroom, Photographers, Photography

May 29, 2020

My Culling Process in Photo Mechanic

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Five Photography Programs I Can’t Live Without Photo Mechanic One of my favorite photography programs is Photo Mechanic. I use Photo Mechanic to quickly and easily view, cull, and organize my photos. Check out my blog post on using photo mechanic for faster culling. I talk about my complete culling process. This was a game […]

Education, Photographers

May 27, 2020

5 Photography Programs I Can’t Live Without

photography programs i can't live without
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How to Use Split Toning | Lightroom Tutorial A lot of photographers ask me, “what is split toning anyway?” Well, for the longest time I didn’t know what it was either. But it’s actually super simple!  It’s just a way to edit the colors of the highlights (the bright parts) and the shadows (the dark […]

Education, Lightroom

May 21, 2020

How to Use Split Toning | Lightroom Tutorial

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