Dreamy Summer Feels

It’s my blog’s first post for July, and what better way to start it off than with dreamy summer vibes? I had lots of fun shooting tons of photos for some people and friends this month so far! I honestly forgot how much I missed portrait photography. And I always love using natural light. I’ve … More Dreamy Summer Feels

The Moment I Fell in Love with Trainspotting: Film & Book Review

It’s New Year’s Eve, 2007. I’m nineteen and I’m at a block party one of my new female friend’s invited me to. More than a few months prior I had just gotten dumped by my first boyfriend. I took it extremely hard and had finally just somewhat started to recover. I wasn’t normally used to … More The Moment I Fell in Love with Trainspotting: Film & Book Review

The Unhealthy Obsession with Call-Out Culture

  I refuse to let the world and negative experiences and people turn me into sour milk. People have many moods, it’s true. I know I do. But people that are consistently angry or hostile 24/7—especially on social media—turn me off and make me uncomfortable, because it’s just a lot of aggressive and negative energy … More The Unhealthy Obsession with Call-Out Culture

Late Bloomer

  Mother’s day has passed, and my birthday is less than a few days away. This past month I have had a lot on my mind. I can’t help but reflect on how much I have grown and accomplished after all these years. I have always joked that I’m a late bloomer, and it’s true. Certain … More Late Bloomer

The White Savior Narrative: How Pepsi Got it All Wrong

The Internet and Twitter has been abuzz with the latest release of the new Pepsi commercial, featuring Kendall Jenner. Many people, including myself, are not happy or impressed. There are SO MANY things that are wrong with this two minute and forty second ad, I don’t even know where to begin. First of all, why would … More The White Savior Narrative: How Pepsi Got it All Wrong

Poppy Reserve 2017

“Let’s go to the Poppy Fields!” Will has been suggesting to me and Trent the past few weeks. “Yes!” I immediately agree. But as the day finally arrives, I’m feeling a little bit under the weather. My body and mind are tired and sluggish. I’m feeling moody, and I’ve already seen countless poppy field photo after … More Poppy Reserve 2017

Goodbye March

Another month gone, and only about a month left until my birthday. March went by pretty quickly for me, but maybe that’s because I was having too much fun celebrating birthday after birthday. Have any of you ever celebrated one birthday after another for 5 weeks straight? Well, I can finally cross that off my … More Goodbye March