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writing in the margins

Today was an amazing spring day. The birds were chirping, the sun was shining, the wind was blowing just right, and I was excited to run my Friday errands. On my way to the local library, I was listening to one of my latest favorite podcasts—WORK IT MOMMY with Clari Mua. I was listening to […]

Getting your pictures taken is a personal experience. You want to make sure that you know, like, and trust the person behind the lens. How do you do that? Here are 3 tips to help you find the photographer right for you. IDENTIFY YOUR STYLE PREFERENCE: Photographers spend a long time cultivating their personal editing […]

You finally took the plunge. After months of debating, you got your family photos. You are super excited for the photographer to get you your images. Every ding makes you think, is this it? The day arrives and you receive the message you’ve been waiting for. Your gallery is ready to view. You stop what […]

Are you a photographer? If you are questioning whether a mom with a camera qualifies you as a photographer, the answer is yes. Actually, the answer is HECK YES! Please don’t question your skills through comparison. Been there, done that, and I can tell you that is just a recipe for disaster and self-doubt. A […]

It’s 5:00pm on October 3, 2020. Steph (the husband) is shooting pictures of me as I write. We are at The Egg—for those that aren’t locals—it’s a theater near capitol buildings and state museum in Albany, NY (they call it an egg because of its shape … but it looks more like the bottoms of […]

In a world that bombards us with decisions to consume on a daily basis, what are we to choose? When we are in our office and our stomachs start to rumble, we usually think of the fastest solution to quiet our moaning stomachs. But a lot more goes into the decision of such consumption especially […]

You’re looking at your kids and can’t believe how rapidly they change. You wish you could keep them this little forever. You scroll through Instagram and admire your friend’s family photos and think. I really need to do that too.  So you do a quick search on good-ol-google and after looking at the pricing packages […]