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

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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

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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

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Six Productivity Programs I Use Every Day Google Calendar I’ve talked about my love for Google Calendar, but I can’t say enough good things about it! I use it for creating my weekly schedule, but  I will sometimes plan my entire day right on my calendar. I also LOVE utilizing the reminders feature on Google […]

Education, featured, Productivity

May 13, 2020

Productivity Programs I Use Every Day

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Hey there! A couple weeks ago I shared with you my list system for getting stuff done. If you missed that post, check it out here: Today I’m sharing my best tips for planning your week and planning your day. I also talk about how to arrange your daily to do list! Tips for […]

Education, Productivity

April 14, 2020

Tips for Planning Your Day

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Do you ever feel like you have so many ideas you don’t know where to start or which ones are more important? Is your weekly to do list system failing you? Or do you ever find yourself setting goals for yourself at the beginning of the year or the beginning of a season never to […]

Education, Productivity

March 31, 2020

My List System for Getting Stuff Done

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Hi friends! I’m pretty sure I said this post was coming WEEKS ago! But I just haven’t written it because honestly I’ve been FAILING at following my schedule lately. I got crazy busy with work and life happened!! Now I am slowly learning to implement more time management skills into my life (which is another […]

Education, Personal, Productivity

October 23, 2019

Setting Up Your Work from Home Schedule

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In my last post I shared my journey to productivity and effectiveness. I mentioned a couple influential resources that helped me get where I am now. They were my Cultivate What Matters goal planner and the book What’s Best Next by Matt Perman. Those books helped me immensely in 2018. 2018 was a defining year […]

Education, Mindset, Personal, Productivity

August 9, 2019

How I Became a Goal-Getter

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Or How I Went from Being a Workaholic without boundaries, to an unstructured creative without systems, to a disciplined solopreneur with big dreams and the plans to back them up If you know me at all, you know I talk a lot. Apparently my blog is no different. I sat down to write one post […]

Education, Mindset, Personal, Productivity

July 25, 2019

My Journey to Productivity and Effectiveness

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