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It’s only practical to know that a lot can happen in a year, but what about in just a few weeks? Four weeks ago, I was on a hike with a fellow photog to practice with a new lens and take in nature. Three weeks ago I was gearing up for wedding season and promoting […]

Home Life

21 Days of Prayer

Katie Wilson We are about t-minus eight days away from Valentine’s Day. This minor holiday can drudge up major feelings for some of us, but it doesn’t have to be an all-hope-is-lost day! Maybe you and your SO are planning a romantic dinner and you just know he will shower you in flowers. Maybe you’re […]

Home Life

The Best Movies For Your Valentine’s Night In

I’m not one to overlook an adventure in my own backyard. In fact, I recommend it when you’re in need of a creativity refresh. Last week on Instagram, I posted a photo of a super cute butterfly room with a somewhat ominous caption asking you all to guess where I was adventuring. I even left […]

Home Life

Explore SC: Graduate Columbia

It seems like it was only yesterday I was typing a post announcing that we were expecting and now we’re getting ready to celebrate our first Christmas as a family of three! The time, you guys. Part of this “getting ready” is figuring out what the heck to get our Layla bug for her first […]

Home Life

What To Buy For Baby’s 1st Christmas (That Isn’t Clothes)

My mom has a great story about her name. You see, my grandad is retired Navy and very proud of it. His time in the Navy is guaranteed to be mentioned in any conversation with him! He decided that if my mom was born on July 4th, her name would be Independence and be called […]

Home Life, Personal

I Am a Confident Mom

Is it truly fall if you aren’t surrounding yourself with pumpkins? You can put them on your front porch for some festive curve appeal, carve them into jack-o’-lanterns, and roast their seeds for a healthy snack. Pumpkin muffins and lattes and pies, oh my! Cue my inner Dorothy. Speaking of pumpkin muffins, I’ve had a […]

Home Life, Personal

True Pumpkin Spice Fans Will Appreciate This Recipe

I may not photograph your typical weddings, but that doesn’t mean I don’t enjoy them! Cake and champagne, dancing, and lots of love in the air – I’m always excited when we receive an invitation to celebrate friends and family taking this beautiful next step! It takes me back to planning my own wedding. Between […]

Entrepreneur, Home Life

“C” Is For “Cummerbund” (A Wedding Glossary)

Ted, Kate, Coach – It’s time we put our relationship on pause. I’ve started seeing another and they’ve really opened up my eyes to how inconvenient it can be to carry too much baggage around. Okay, I’ll tone down the dramatics. I’ve never been purse crazy, but investing in good purses that last for a […]

Home Life, Personal

I’m Making The Switch

These days I’m torn between looking like a snack and eating one – and then there’s always the temptation to take a nap.. or two. I have always enjoyed my daily snacks, which I keep to about three per day. Now that pregnancy cravings are hitting full force, I’ve upped my snack game to about […]

Home Life, Personal

My Super Simple + Healthy Snack Roundup

In a world where social media is filled with photos of bros and babes sporting toned figures, the perfect highlight, and a caramel tan it is easy to believe the lie that you have to look like them in order to be beautiful. Though my self-confidence has undergone major reconstruction over the years, I’m still […]

Home Life, Personal

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