4 Facts About Your Boudoir Session

1. No one is judging you. My studio is totally judgement-free. I don’t care if you have stretch marks, cellulite, eczema, rolls, freckles or whatever. I want you to work on not caring either. You’re not allowed to judge you. I don’t allow self deprecating talk and will (gently) remind you to be kind to […]

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5 Facts About Me

Let’s get to know one another! After all, if you’re sharing an intimated and vulnerable experience with me, it’s only fair that I open up to you, as well. It can be hard to show up at a stranger’s home and strip down to your skivvies, so let’s not be strangers! Here’s 5 facts about […]

6 Unconventional Ways to Use Your Boudoir Photos

While boudoir should be first and foremost for you, the photos also make amazing gifts for that special someone in your life. There’s lots of other ways you can display and use your boudoir photos, though, and I’m here to help you get creative with it! 1. Hide Photos in Your Partner’s Luggage If your […]

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Bona Fide Proof that Boudoir Is A Good Time

Boudoir can seem intimidating. Trust me, I get it. We’re just getting to know one another, and I’m asking you to strip down to your underwear, and even more so, I’m asking you to strip down to a vulnerable place. You might be scared to show off your back rolls, your cellulite or your stretchmarks, […]

Boudoir is for YOU, Not Your Boyfriend

I know…I know…I’ve said something that’s taken you aback. “But I’m giving this as a gift to my significant other. But I want him/her to pick out the photos they love. But I want this to be the perfect wedding gift!” Boudoir is an amazing gift for someone special, but if you’re biggest motivation for […]

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How Much Body Hair is “Boudoir” Appropriate?

This isn’t a click bait title, so we’re gonna get to the answer right now: AS MUCH BODY HAIR AS YOU WANT. You can shave, wax or pluck as much or as little as you like. Your body grows hair – it’s natural, and I’m not here to tell you to remove it. Many women […]

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7 Awesome Gifts for Body Positive Babes

If you’re like me, you love giving super thoughtful gifts for birthdays or Christmas. But it can be hella tricky trying to find a present that someone will love but they don’t already have. I’ve reached the point in my life where if I need or want something, I just buy it. The same goes […]

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Why I Only Shoot Boudoir

You’ve probably noticed by now that I only photograph boudoir. There aren’t any links on my website that take you to another photography site I own. There aren’t wedding pictures or family moments in my portfolio. I exclusively shoot boudoir, which has its pros and cons. Most photographers survive by providing a variety of services, […]