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Love the Way They Need: The Gift Behind the Gift | The Five Love Languages

Most of us enjoy getting thoughtful gifts. But for a person whose primary love language is receiving gifts, it goes a little deeper than that. According to the 5 Love Languages website, “the receiver thrives on the love, thoughtfulness, and effort behind the gift.” People with this primary love language see gifts as a tangible […]

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TOP 12 Most Frequently Asked Questions about Boudoir Photography

The thought of a boudoir session can be scary. When talking to women about their session I get asked all kinds of questions. And rightfully so – what we do here is a FULL-SERVICE LUXE EXPERIENCE – my gals don’t just show up and take ‘a few pretty photos’. We do it all pampering and […]

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“The die is cast.” | Imago Dei Part 2

Alea iacta est.  Our flesh and bone house our minds, which are more than scientific measurements.  Our skin holds together marvelous works of wonder, which house immortal souls.  Yet, here I am: sitting in the hematologist’s office. Confused.  “I’m sorry. What?” It’s like a slap across the face or frigid water poured over my body. […]

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Chelsea Sherman, Brand & Copywriter | Branding Photos

I talk about this lady a lot. And rightfully so (she’s one of my favorite people). And I’m excited to FINALLY show off her gorgeous branding photos! Chelsea is a Brand & Copywriter with a passion for telling stories that matter. A wife and a mom to three kids, she loves Jesus, coffee, the sweet […]

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Love the Way They Need: Physical Touch | The Five Love Languages

Someone recently said to me, “You’re not a hugger are you?” I had to hold back a laugh. Within my little family unit, WE ARE ALWAYS touching – alway connected in some physical way. Whether that be a child snuggling up while we watch TV, holding hands while we walk or stroking someone’s hair while […]

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Through Adversity to the Stars & Courageous Vulnerability

Imago Dei Part 1: Ad astra per aspera. There is a redemptive story that lies in every person. When looking for a name for this blog post, this Latin phrase really struck me. Even now, it speaks to me in such a profound way. My relationship with my body has been a tumultuous one. I’ve […]

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