4th of July Weekend – Fun Monday

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Happy Monday after the 4th folx! I hope you had a wonderful holiday, as different as it may have been from 4th of Julys past. I’ve been trying to get out and about as much as possible in my down time, so I spent the 4th of July weekend at the beach! The past four months have been incredibly stressful. … Read More

Corolla NC Photographer – Fun Monday

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Happy Monday! I’m back in the office this evening after a quick weekend trip to the beach where I got to play Corolla NC photographer in the Outer Banks. So fun! Saturday morning I was up early to meet Jana and Joe at the Capitol for their sunrise engagement session! Not only were these love birds early for their session, … Read More

St. Mary’s City Photos – Fun Monday

Happy Monday y’all! I’m back with my Fun Monday posts, which I haven’t done in forever! I thought it was time to bring them back, and I’m excited to share the St. Mary’s City photos I took over the weekend. Quarantine has indeed been a stressful time, and I don’t know about you, but I like to take any chance … Read More

Photo Prints Shop Launch

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Leave it to a world crisis, literally a global pandemic, to encourage me to do something I’ve been procrastinating on for over five years. (Where’s the face palm emoji when you need it?) This has been five years in the making and it’s a big day. Drum roll please: I am super excited to tell you – I have launched … Read More

Running a Values Based Business – An In-Focus Unfolding

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Welcome to the first informative post in my new series An In-Focus Unfolding. Today I’m sharing how easy it is to run a values based business! Before I started working with a business coach, I never really thought about ‘values’ – in life, much less a values based business! I mean, most of us are probably living according to our values … Read More

An In-Focus Unfolding – A New Series

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Happy Friday! In my last Friday post (here) I explained how I’m going to be sharing something new, something fresh. I’ve been struggling with what to name this series because the truth is the stuff I’m going to share is all a part of a journey that’s still unfolding – an in-focus unfolding if you will. And how do you … Read More

Something Fresh – Final Title Pending

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You may be wondering what the heck I’m doing posting on a Friday. I never do that. Well I’ll tell you what the heck I’m doing! I’m starting something fresh – a new blog series! Woot woot! I’ve had this passion project swirling around my head and on my heart in one way or another for some time, and it finally … Read More

D.C. Women’s March – Fun Monday

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It’s that day of the week again! The day when I pop in to say hi, wish you a great week, and share a little about how I spent my weekend. The weekend was filled with everything from the D.C. Women’s March to chasing a mouse around my house! Quite the rollercoaster! So, I have a mouse in my house. … Read More

Alexandria Christmas Parade

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I’m so grateful for the busy seasons – for obvious reasons, but even more so because they allow me to fully soak up and appreciate the not-so-busy seasons. I will say, I’m usually kind of grumpy during the holidays; they’re just not my favorite for various reasons. But this year I decided to totally be in the holiday spirit! After … Read More

Scottish Christmas Walk – Fun Monday

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Happy Monday, friends! It’s the first Monday of December and I am SO in the holiday spirit! I think the Scottish Christmas Walk in Alexandria, VA, got me in the Christmas-y mood! I want to do all the things, celebrate with all the people, and bask in the glow of the lights on my lil’ Christmas tree for as long … Read More