Asheville, NC Senior Pictures | Hannah

First, isn’t this girl just gorgeous!? Miss Hannah and I have been good friends for a long time – ever since I was eleven years old, in fact! When I first got my dSLR, Hannah wasn’t even a senior yet, and even so, I begged her to let me do her senior portraits. This fall we finally got to do them! Hannah and I went to the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, NC to get a great nature background – plus, her family has a pass 😉

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How To fire back at old man winter


Well, the time change is here, and unfortunately, it’s one of the causes of Seasonal Depression. For those who don’t know what seasonal depression is (otherwise known as Seasonal Affective Disorder, abbr. SAD), it’s a type of depression that often occurs during the same season each year – for most,  that season is mid fall through winter.  Causes can be: lack of vitamin D (which is naturally derived from the sun), the time change, lack of sleep, lack of exercise, and other causes still not known.

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This Month’s Goals | November 2016


I kind of feel like October has been one big slump for me. I didn’t really accomplish anything worthwhile this month and I didn’t really try either. I’m not going to go into details, but I am going to try a lot harder this November to be a #girlboss and sit on top of things and get them done. I’m kind of humiliated about the goals I didn’t accomplish in October so I’m going to just skip over them and get to November. I only accomplished reading through Mathew, 1st & 2nd Timothy, buying a record player, and writing a food post out of my six goals and the other ones should have been easier. :(

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How I Kick Fall Colds in the Butt


Raise your hand if you or somebody you know has already gotten sick this autumn. Uh-huh, that’s what I figured. Now how many of you have gotten away with a single cold this year?

I have. Last winter, actually, I didn’t get sick once and all year I’ve only had one cold…back in March. However, I’m not going to just sit here and gloat about it – I’m going to share my tips for staying well all winter long.

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