Category Archives: The Day’s Business

tidbits and tips about running a wedding & floral business

I have an internal struggle when it comes to styled shoots.  At the beginning of my business, they were very helpful in getting established and showing off my style and what I can do.  But after a while, I had established my worth and had a strong portfolio.  I no longer needed to prove myself. […]

If you were to take a trip to the house where I grew up, you’d head a few miles outside of a small town.  Travel down a dirt road framed by a perfect archway of oak and maple trees and land at a dusty driveway just beyond a swampy ditch full of cattails.  There sits […]

Mark your calendars, May 20th I’m going to be a part of a really awesome event with Emilee Mae Photography and want to invite all of my lovely photographer friends (old, new & those who I haven’t met yet!) to be a part.  Shoot Simply is a one day workshop/styled shoot opened to photographers of […]

Photography: Ashley Slater Photography Back when I was in high school, I had this girlfriend who knew exactly what she was going to name her children.  She had great taste and the names she picked out were adorable.  But I couldn’t help but wonder about her determination to use these names.  What if her future […]

I’m trying to dial back to the basics of my business.  I’m trying to focus on what I love.  I think that’s the core of my brand, just me being me.  I love just sharing my passion and hope that someone else likes what I’m doing.  And obviously in my journey I am running a […]