The Girl Who Wanted to Live in an IKEA

February 17, 2018 0

The darling daughter and I went to IKEA for the first time last week. It was the Burbank IKEA, the largest in North America. We spent hours there. “OMG. I LOVE THAT!” was said well […]

Plan B is Vanity Fair

January 26, 2018 0

(Side note:  it’s kind of nice to know that even a publication like Vanity Fair has its, “OMG! WE LEFT THAT IN!” moments. xoxo)

Do NOT Fake it till You Make It

January 6, 2018 2

I see the posts. You see them, too. A session gone wrong because a photographer didn’t know what to do. And they didn’t know what to do because they hadn’t yet acquired the skills necessary […]

Tough Love Business Advice

December 13, 2017 0

If I read about one more workshop or program or seminar about “How to Succeed in Business,” my eyes are going to start bleeding. People, it’s simple. Really simple. I’ve got it for you in […]

DIY the Perfect Family Holiday Photo…NOT

December 6, 2017 0

I watched a segment on Fox News this morning entitled: “Pricey Pictures with Santa-Tips to DIY the Perfect Family Holiday Photo.” A friend sent me the link. It was early and I was still on […]

A Photgraphyversary

November 12, 2017 0

Today is my Photographyversary. I started in this industry when I was 19, which means in dog years, I should be dead. And in that time, I’ve seen a ton of changes. Some great, some […]

Stranger Things 2 Viewing Party

October 28, 2017 0

I didn’t want to watch “Stranger Things” when it first appeared on Netflix and the reason can be summed up in two words: Winona Ryder. I have nothing against Winona, I’m sure she’s a lovely […]

Don’t Be the GMO of Social Media

October 23, 2017 0

Sometimes…I worry. I worry that people feel that they must pretend in order to engage in this game called “social media,” (and make no mistake, it IS a game) They must pretend to be have […]

Photographer Tough Love Time

October 21, 2017 1

(Yes, it’s time for yet some more tough love. And maybe a “time out” or two.) I admire birth photographers. I don’t engage in birth photography myself, but I marvel at those who do it […]

Las Vegas, Tears, and Light

October 2, 2017 0

Las Vegas. Like many, I woke up this morning to the news, the tragic tragic news. I can’t stop crying, that’s for sure. I feel like I’m dragging my heart behind me everywhere I go. […]

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