My fangirl side

My fangirl side

This blog post is not photography related, but it’s the fangirl in me that wants to share my experience with you. A different side of me if you will. The fangirl side. In case you’re wondering, I googled fangirl and this came up. A friend and I went to...

My Summer Bucket List revisted

Remember my post about having a summer bucket list, well now that we are almost done with winter (eek) I thought I would revisit and share a bit of what I did this summer. A lot of thinks on my summer bucket list were not achieved, mainly the D.I.Y. projects like make...

Awesomesauce trip drive home…alone!

I have a confession, I love to spend time alone. As in by myself. ALONE. Originally when planning my trip to Colorado I was toying with the idea of going alone. When I told people I was hoping to do this they looked at me like I was nuts. “isn’t that...

Awesomesauce Trip Day 3: Photographers and friends

  If you are looking for a photographer in your area, I probably know one! The ladies I met at this year’s Photography Awesomesauce conference are all great photographers. Most of them I would even consider close friends! Just check out this picture below, this...

Being Candid About My Anxiety

“How does having anxiety effect you being a photographer?” “How can you handle being around all those people?” “What are you so anxious about?” These are questions I hear a lot, especially when I let people know I have anxiety. I...

Awesomesauce trip Day 2 part 2: Boulder

The definition of a boulder is a large rock worn smooth by erosion. Once part of the mountain , that has been sculpted in a way that it’s rough edges subjected to environmental factors that eventually turn it into a mighty individual rock. Lol, ok so I am kinda...

Awesomesauce trip 2015: Denver Day 2 part 1

That’s right part 1, after seeing how long my last post was (you can read it here) I decided that there was too much to show and tell.  Day 2 started really early. So early that I did not have time to grab coffee before we headed down town for a morning shoot....

Awesomsauce trip 2015: Getting there and day 1

The open road, adventure, and a whole bunch of firsts. My love of photography and wanting to turn it into a business led me to the Photography Awesomesauce blog. I found it on Pinterest 😀 I have said it before and I will say it again, I wouldn’t be where I am...

Family hike to Tamolitch Pool

Hey you, yep you! When is the last time you went exploring? Went on a hike or for a road trip? Went to the lake just to take it all in instead of swim or fish? Got lost on purpose? I know not everyone is as lucky as we are in the Pacific Northwest. We are blessed with...

My Summer Bucket List

My life Monday Summer! It can be a really busy time for photographers. But there are days that go un-booked and week days when you just need something to do. Especially when those days you need something to do include 3 kids! There is no sentence that annoys me more...

My life Monday: High School Memories

I am not really sure what other people thought of mein high school, but I haven’t really changed that much. A little insecure and introverted, but catch me on a good day and you will find a sweet little social butterfly.   Some of my favorite high school...
My Life Monday: Mother’s day

My Life Monday: Mother’s day

(Yep, I am a week late posting this) Celebrate mom! This is my mom. I took this picture of her on Mother’s day. She lived a hard life (and it wasn’t easy raising me either lol)… it shows just a bit in every precious wrinkle and line on her face. Her...
My life, the start of my new photography blog and webpage!

My life, the start of my new photography blog and webpage!

My life Monday Starting a new blog and getting my website going! Pretty exciting stuff! It may take me a few weeks to get into the hang of things so … Up until now, I had another blog over here for my photography, but going forward I will be using the blog here....