How To Photograph A Christmas Tree

How to photograph a Christmas tree! Great tips!

My 10 tips for capturing great holiday photos of your little ones post got me all excited about photography so today I thought I'd share how to photograph a Christmas tree.  Because who doesn't like taking a killer photo of their tree and showing it off on Facebook and Instagram? There are two pieces of equipment, besides my Canon 7D camera, … [Read more...]

10 Tips For Capturing Great Holiday Photos

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Owen's college fund and I would like to thank Hallmark Baby for sponsoring today's post!  As always, all opinions are 100% my own. Today I thought I would share 10 tips for capturing great holiday photos of your little one(s).  Why stress about a photo shoot with a photographer and risk scheduling it and your baby having a meltdown when you can … [Read more...]

Instagram Hop


Hello, beautiful friends!  I've teamed up with some other fine lady bloggers this week for a fun Instagram hop.  Been looking to expand your horizons and make new IG friends?  Well here's your chance!  Follow the simple steps below and have fun! ----------   Please read carefully over the rules for the hop! And don't forget to … [Read more...]

I Have A DSLR Camera, Now What?

I have a DSLR camera now what

Congratulations on your new digital SLR camera!  It's such an exciting grownup toy!   But where do you start?  By reading this post, of course.  I've been practicing photography off and on for 15+ years, and while I'm far from a professional, I compiled my biggest tips for what to do once you have your paws on a shiny, new DSLR camera.  But don't … [Read more...]

A Trip to the Orchard

Hey, friends!  Hope you had a marvelous weekend! Brad and I took our annual trip to Anderson Orchard yesterday.  We went earlier this year than when we went last year so we didn't get to see all the pretty fall leaves.  Bummer.  But I was able to stock up on gourds, little pumpkins, apples, and I even snagged a mum.  Tomorrow, I'll show how I … [Read more...]

Introducing: Photo Editing Service by two twenty one

Hey, friends!  Happy Labor Day! I have a special announcement to make today:  I'm starting a photo editing service!  It's something I've been contemplating for a while, and I've finally decided to pull the trigger.  Why photo editing, you ask?  Because I'm a nerd, and I like it.  Don't get me wrong, I love photography, but I love editing photos … [Read more...]