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Affirmations: Personal Love & Growth

I never knew how many of us struggled with this until I faced it. We play so many different roles. Wife, lover, mother, daughter, sister, mentor, leader, boss, cook, cleaner, employee, friend, encourager, crafter, volunteer, planner…the list goes on, and on. And often we are trying to be all these things PERFECTLY…often too many of us end […]

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The Truly Retreat | Real Women. Real Stories. Real Breakthroughs.

Beautiful Friend, I’m bursting at the seams with excitement! Yours Truly Portraiture has partnered with Hearts Content Events & Ava Loren Design to host a one-of-a-kind women’s weekend this November. We are lovingly calling this long-time dream come true The Truly Retreat. At one point or another, we have all felt less than. We have compared our […]

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Mrs. W | A Sweet Anniversary Gift | Norfolk Boudoir Photography

I never envisioned myself doing boudoir session – I didn’t even realize they were a thing until this past year! After attending the flower crown workshop at the Studio at Chelsea Commons where Tianna was one of the hosts, I knew she was something special & that I wanted to work with her in some […]

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The Milk Bath Boudoir Experience

We are the ONLY studio in Hampton Roads, VA to offer these beautiful milk bath boudoir sessions, an experience like no other. Maybe you don’t resonate with these. I admit, at first, I didn’t get the fascination. I thought they were silly. Why would someone sit in a bathtub full of milk and take photos? […]

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Forever & Ever | Chris & Sarah | Fine Art Beach Couples Boudoir

I always love these beautiful sessions. Couples boudoir is such a perfect opportunity to love on your sweetheart and remember why you two began this journey in the first place. Whether you are a military couple trying to document your time together to get you through the in-between, a newly married couple celebrating your first […]

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Missing You & Bridging the Gap

Tossing and turning, waking up at least 3 to 4 times in the night. The electric blanket might as well not even be there – nothing is quite like his natural warmth. At this point, whether its because I’m too cold or not tired enough, or paranoid that I may have missed a message from […]

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