Franklin D Roosevelt in his iconic inaugural address profoundly claimed that we have nothing to fear, except fear itself.  I think any business owner or anyone who has dabbled in a creative industry might disagree with that statement.  Fear is all around us and it’s scary. My friend Ciarra with Silver Fox Calligraphy has a […]

I got up early this morning to do a little writing and try to catch up on life before the rest of the house sprung to life.  I quietly crept out of bed, shimmied past the dog and sneaked into the bathroom. I kept the lights off and made my way to the coffee maker […]

I have a confession, I’m not really a fan of Valentine’s Day.  In grade school, I was always passed over and didn’t get as many Valentines.  In high school, I was never sent flowers or found myself the object of anyone’s affections.  And I’ve never been in a relationship with someone who showered me in […]

I’ve gotten to know Olivia over the years as we’ve collaborated on several photography projects as she’s the most gorgeous model.  But there’s nothing quite as sweet as working on a real wedding. Since she had been exposed to so many pretty projects, Olivia had a great eye and knew exactly what she wanted.  Simply […]

Each month has a birth flower.  Similar to a birth stone, but in floral form.  I find the history, tradition and meaning behind flowers really interesting.  So I thought it would be really fun to focus a post and arrangement each month on the corresponding bloom. The only snag in my plan was that I […]