4 Ways to Start Prioritizing Self-Care

Close up photo of charming lady hugging herself for self-care

In today’s world, self-care is often left on the back burner. Our busy lifestyles make it difficult to prioritize time for just us. Self-care means listening to your body, taking moments to check in, intentionally tuning in to the thoughts going on in your mind, and challenging your behaviors and belief systems if things feel… Read more »

Common Myths about Boudoir Photography

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In the modern era, boudoir photography has evolved into a movement championing women’s empowerment, liberation, and independence, but it hasn’t always been seen in this light. There is a growing separation from its origin of sexual intrigue to vulnerability and showing natural beauty. Boudoir photography is continually moving past its historical stigmas, but if you… Read more »

How to Not Lose Yourself in Motherhood

Tired mother sitting on the floor while her child plays

They say it takes a village to raise a child, so where are the villagers at? Being a mom in the 21st century can feel like a truly isolating experience, especially during a global pandemic. We are social creatures by nature and instinctively rely on others for support and encouragement, but in today’s age, we… Read more »

How to Feel Comfortable and Confident in Front of the Camera

Two girls practicing taking photos of each other to prepare for a photo shoot

Whether you have a scheduled photo shoot or a family gathering where lots of pictures are bound to be taken, it’s common for people to experience some camera shyness. This shyness is usually sourced from a lack of self-value and inner confidence. You might feel like you’re not worthy of the attention and prefer that… Read more »

Top Tips for Your First Boudoir Session

Top Tips for Your First Boudoir Session

So, you’ve finally mustered up the courage and booked your first boudoir session. Congratulations! There are many excuses people tell themselves as to why they shouldn’t try boudoir photography, and it takes a lot of self-love and confidence to finally make the decision. Here are a few tips to help you prepare and feel confident… Read more »

Simple Ways to Feel Confident in Your Body This Summer

Women eating ice cream enjoying their summer vacation and feeling confident in their bodies

As the weather begins to warm up, we get excited about all the outdoor adventures and opportunities during the summer months. From days spent at the beach to outdoor patios for lunch, the long, hot days ahead are bound to be fun. With warmer weather comes fewer layers of clothes that protect us from the… Read more »

How to Make EVERY Body Feel Included through Boudoir Photography

How to make every body feel included through boudoir photography

People with marginalized bodies rarely make it into the spotlight, and when they do, they are usually exploited to benefit the media’s twisted perception of them. When we see plus-sized bodies, it’s when they are a “before” photo. When we see Black bodies, they’re often highly oversexualized. When we see bodies with disabilities, it’s depicted… Read more »

4 Reasons to Spend Money on Yourself

Retro woman with a jar of money having an idea on how to spend money on herself.

From a young age, it has been instilled into our minds that saving money is always better than spending it. If you spend your hard-earned money on items just for yourself, you are told that you are wasteful and frivolous with your cash. Yes, it is important to save your money for rent, bills, and… Read more »

Why Saying “I Will be Happy When” is Holding You Back

Lock with gold key and Happiness tag

What does it mean to be happy? Does happiness come from the number on the scale or the approval of others? Is happiness something we must chase down and catch, only to hold onto for a short while, until it slips through our fingers again? The “I’ll be Happy When” Syndrome When was the last… Read more »

My Brand Ambassador Experience – Answering the call!

The Decision To Go Out Of My Comfort Zone I was following The Pouting Room on Facebook and watched in awe as the first Brand Ambassadors (2020) shared their journeys, especially amidst the pandemic.  The pictures were amazing and the stories even better.  I was inspired, and when the applications for the 2021 Brand Ambassadors posted,… Read more »