Being a mom, especially a new one, we’re always looking for ways to capture these fleeting occurrences. Before they arrive we are capturing their essence with 3D photos and maternity shoots. We preserve their first outfit from the hospital and every outfit after that, scrapbook every new milestone, and have become mamarazzis for our little ones.Read More
It’s funny how much we resist the very things we want. We want to get up early and be more productive, but hit snooze every time. We want peace and happiness but over complicate our lives and over commit ourselves to things we don’t enjoy. We want to meet new, interesting people but hesitate having conversations with those who aren’t like us.Read More
I’m leaving a client’s house and before I could reach the car, she calls out,
“Melissa, what’s the point of all this?”
I say, “You tell me.” She is the one who called; she should know right?
“Because I’m transforming!” She laughs, smiles, and waves good-bye.
I don’t mean to get deep, I’m just telling you what happened.Read More
We all love our phone. That’s clear. We all have things in our phone that are important or feel important in some way. Our phone connects us to everything in our lives, no matter how big or how small. We are connected to all of it.Read More
It’s the day after Christmas, and I’m running to the mall. Not to buy anything, God no. I’m not a fan of nationwide sales. Especially the kind that tricks you into believing you’re saving so much money it’s necessary to abandon quality time with friends, family or even yourself, to buy more stuff you won’t use or wear. I was returning some gifts that were well-intended but not quite right for me. I was confident hardly anyone would be at the mall. It was raining, gloomy, and it was the day after Christmas after all.Read More