Enough | Exist in Print | Part 2

Enough of “Not Enough!” At some point, whether you like it or not, someone is going to need a picture of you. What are they going to say at your funeral? “We don’t have a photo of her because she thought her butt was too big?” Or….”Oh goodness No! We can’t possibly show her photo […]


Beginnings revisited | Exist in Print | Part 1

In January of 2015, I launched Salt Mama Studio and gave my very first talk on the importance of Existing in Print. I had a different vision for Salt Mama back then and while I couldn’t have imagined how much I love what she’s become in a short 2 years, she still stands on the […]

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The Magic of Christmas 2016

I absolutely love what we all created together during this years Magic of Christmas Event. We even found a grinch! 😉   About Salt Mama Studio A trusted name in Family & Creative Portrait Photography; Salt Mama Studio offers a unique experience for parents who want to slow down and capture themselves and their relationship […]

The Makeup and Beauty Mess

A year ago, I shared this link on my personal wall. It popped up today in my facebook feed and I got to thinking about how my attitude has changed over the past 12 months. I love this article still…but now I happen to like a little makeup too. Here’s the thing – everything this […]

The Annual Christmas Magic Photo Day!

It’s that time again and I can’t wait! I love taking these photos and hearing about them being shared with loved ones! There’s a lot of buzz about these sessions this year – book ahead to secure your spot or show up on the day. We’ll do our very best to fit your child in. […]

This Journey

Perfection, Perfection by Kilian McDonnell I have had it with perfection. I have packed my bags, I am out of here. Gone. As certain as rain will make you wet, perfection will do you in. It droppeth not as dew upon the summer grass to give liberty and green joy.Perfection straineth out the quality of […]

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Life with kids

My word, she makes me laugh…and so does this. Every time I look at this, I giggle a little louder. Our little Miss is about to turn 7 and life is messy, ordered, confusing, hilarious, serious and loopy. Yes, it’s life – life with kids and it’s amazing. Being a kid is tough, there’s lots to […]

Happy Galentine’s Day Gals!

No matter what you’re up to tomorrow, today is the day to let your gal pals know how much they matter to you! So today, let your “lady love” shine bright!   About Salt Mama Studio A trusted name in Family & Creative Portrait Photography; Salt Mama Studio offers a unique experience for parents who […]

Galentine’s Day is coming!

What’s Galentine’s Day? Oh, it’s only the best day of the year. Every February 13th, the day before Valentine’s Day is the day we celebrate our Gal Pals, our Tribe, our Best Friends – those who keep us sane by encouraging our crazy. Ladies celebrating ladies. It’s the best day of the year! This year will be the […]

“Out of Control” Parenting

Let’s face it, parenting is not for the feint of heart, especially when you’ve decided to give your child a much different upbringing to your own. We’ve certainly had our challenges over these few short years and they’re all a direct result of our choice to raise a strong, independent thinker. (Damn it!) A few […]