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I used to LOATHE you, friend..
A Recovering Negative Nancy

This has been on my heart to share for so long.. years really… so let’s dive right in. Picture this: You are a sweet and kind girl sitting across from me at a Tuesday’s Together meeting, we are chatting and I’m giving you advice for your brand new endeavor, but little did you know….. I […]

August 24, 2018

business, business advice for creatives

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Studio Lighting
Part One: What to Buy

From the time when I shot my first session in my living room to when I first opened the studio in Valdese, the number one topic I’ve been asked about is… getting started with studio lighting! I do not claim to be an expert in this topic, but I have found what works amazingly for […]

March 22, 2018

business, business advice for creatives, Coffee with Courtney

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Body Acceptance
You Get What You Get + You Don't Pitch a Fit

Photos by: Mabyn Ludke Photography Y’all I loathe my body sometimes… Anyone else feel me? I’m pretty much back to pre-pregnancy weight, but that was still the highest weight I had ever been… And then last Sunday rolls around and I wake up and realize I have to do two things.. 1) Eat at Kobes […]

February 25, 2018

#motivationmonday, business, business advice for creatives, camera advice for mamas

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January Book Review
The Go-Giver

Want to know why I’m so dedicated to reading more in 2018? Well, I’m committed because I was inspired by Amanda to track how much time I spent on my cellphone. And it was insane… You can download the app “moment” to track yourself and I suggest you do! It’s pretty eye opening.  Anyways, as […]

February 24, 2018

#motivationmonday, business, business advice for creatives

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#TuesdaysTogether February “Meeting”
Swappin' Headshots in Downtown Hickory

^Look it’s us!!!! #yas #dronewin Some cliques wear pink on Wednesday’s, but my crew wears their heart on their sleeves with a warm smile on Tuesday’s… and every other day of the week. They are always out making BOLD moves in our community with their businesses and doing so with kindness and compassion! I got […]

February 20, 2018

business, business advice for creatives, Coffee with Courtney

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