Taking Responsibility For How I Feel

One time I was at a wedding taking photos of guests seated at tables. It’s a nice part of the day because by this time people have had food + drinks, so they tend to be more relaxed and [...]


Avoiding The Negative Spiral

I got the news about the mass shooting in Las Vegas while I was abroad in Thailand. One man who decided to end the lives of innocent people enjoying themselves at a concert… Things all of [...]


Photos From My Trip To Sri Lanka: Beruwala & Kandy

I love friendly people, island life, animals, delicious healthy food, and tropical fruit, so it’s no wonder I like everything about Sri Lanka. If you are planning to travel there, I wrote [...]


I’m Going to be a Pushy Bad-Listening Mom

My friend got married yesterday in LA. Weeks before, I got into crazy planning mode and asked her loads of questions. “Do you have a dress yet?” (Her answer was no. I almost went out to start [...]


4 Things I’ve Begun to Do to Cut Down on Consumerism

I am by far not a perfect person but felt inspired to share a few things I’ve begun to do to cut down on consumerism. Small steps, but I feel good that I’m beginning to take a stand on what I [...]


How Photographing Weddings Helped Me Choose A Romantic Partner

I am drawn to photographing weddings because I’m around relationships of all sorts – mothers, daughters, besties, grandparents, coworkers, and of course – lovers. There have [...]


My First Time On A Private Yacht

I’m back from an 8-day trip to the British Virgin Islands. My bestie-in-law was celebrating his 40th birthday and chartered a yacht named the Sealyon (pronounced like Sea Lion, not [...]


Microblading FAQ: I Got My Eyebrows Microbladed!

I got my eyebrows Microbladed a few weeks ago and have received a lot of questions. For anyone considering getting it done, here are my answers to the FAQ’s! What is Microblading? [...]


Stop Waiting For Someone Else To Do It

I’ve done it. I signed a 3 year lease on my own office space. This is an iPhone snap (ignore the ShopVac – she’s still under construction). 🙂 For the last 5 years I’ve [...]


8 Reasons Why I Love Living in LA

This year marks my 10th year living in LA. When I first moved here, all I thought was that the city was too spread out, the people superficial, and there was way too much traffic. After a couple [...]