Ya' ready? Here I go again...

What a busy week it has been! I just had my very last photo shoot at my Goat Farm studio and it was bittersweet. I’m going to miss this place! We’ve had some seriously magical and transformative moments throughout the years here. Six years this October I took the risk to get that studio — cleaned it up, had an open house, and got a few renters so I could sustain if needed and I did it!

And so here I go again — in more than one way! I have recently gotten a new studio (next week I’ll take ya’all through some behind the scenes moments with the move … a little scary with new changes but FUN!) because the Goat Farm is going to go under redevelopment and we can’t be there after the fall AND I am making regular trips to Asheville as you guys have noticed!

I know, I know, I might as well just move to Asheville already! And MANY of you actually texted and called me to tell me that last time I got back in March! Evidently, I always say, and have been saying for the past 5 or 6 years now every time I return, “I so want to live in Asheville — maybe one day I will.”

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And who knows, maybe that one day is coming soon!? But in the meantime, I’ll keep visiting and photographing when I do! This upcoming trip in June, I’ll be photographing some more badass entrepreneurial women and I can’t wait! Every time I go up there and work with the women who are part of the Uplevel Program with Christine Kane, it brings me back to my tribe.

A tribe full of badassery, vulnerability and fucking magic!

The women I GET, who and where I have BEEN and sometimes still am, and who I know are doing BIG things with their lives, both on personal and professional levels! I have been there and it is transformative!

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And so now I have the pleasure to go up every few months and help take their transformation to a new level. I still have a few women I know that are in the program and over the months, I get introduced to more badassery and kindness — I am beyond grateful!

To be able to work with women who want to change their lives and are taking big strides to do it purposefully and gracefully and sometimes with a dose of messy (‘cause you can’t do it without the messy, trust me, I’ve BEEN THERE!) is transforming ME!

Every time I go up to Asheville, I come back with a new dose of my own reality. Of who I am. Why I serve. And my inner light gets a bit brighter each time. It is MAGIC. And I say ‘thank you’ for all of it.

And when that inner light shines, it all comes into alignment. My sessions with some amazing women are below and there is a description of each woman — Janet, Anne and Paige — and why I think they are total badassery!

I think this last trip to Asheville was by far, the most aligning of all. I truly walked away with big heart and a soul purpose. And yes, beyond grateful.

this woman is My friend and musician,  Janet Feld.  We played in the studio that day and created some big magic as janet is growing and embracing her own magic each and every day! janet and i started in uplevel on the same day years ago and we still remember the tears and laughter and fear and all of the emotions that came with being an entrepreneur who wanted so badly to ‘win’. to succeed and to do it without apology. and, i am so happy to say, here she is doing it in so many amazing ways - teaching, performing, touring and the latest badass thing she’s done? A new album in the works — coming soon and you know i’ll be posting it on the blog when it goes live!

this woman is My friend and musician, Janet Feld. We played in the studio that day and created some big magic as janet is growing and embracing her own magic each and every day! janet and i started in uplevel on the same day years ago and we still remember the tears and laughter and fear and all of the emotions that came with being an entrepreneur who wanted so badly to ‘win’. to succeed and to do it without apology. and, i am so happy to say, here she is doing it in so many amazing ways - teaching, performing, touring and the latest badass thing she’s done? A new album in the works — coming soon and you know i’ll be posting it on the blog when it goes live!

Talk about transformations! Anne, a badass climate scientist has done two sessions with me and the light in this woman has expanded ten-fold each time and within months! Anne is founder of  Studio30K  and doing some major badassery in her business! and lookout ‘cause she is also about to start ‘earth’s next chapter’ and i cannot wait to see how seriously bright she shows up in another few months when this extension of her passion ignites even more magic in the world!

Talk about transformations! Anne, a badass climate scientist has done two sessions with me and the light in this woman has expanded ten-fold each time and within months! Anne is founder of Studio30K and doing some major badassery in her business! and lookout ‘cause she is also about to start ‘earth’s next chapter’ and i cannot wait to see how seriously bright she shows up in another few months when this extension of her passion ignites even more magic in the world!

I had so much fun getting to know paige on the day of her session! This woman is a total badass! Transitioning businesses and doing an amazing job of it - I am in awe of her! Owner of  Paige Hamilton Designs , she decided to take a leap recently and start coaching other women to pursue their life passions by helping them with mindset shifts. we all know that is the key to all of it and through her previous success, paige understands this and is leading other women on the same journey!

I had so much fun getting to know paige on the day of her session! This woman is a total badass! Transitioning businesses and doing an amazing job of it - I am in awe of her! Owner of Paige Hamilton Designs, she decided to take a leap recently and start coaching other women to pursue their life passions by helping them with mindset shifts. we all know that is the key to all of it and through her previous success, paige understands this and is leading other women on the same journey!

And if you want some of that Asheville magic and badassery, connect with me SOON! I have only THREE sessions left for Monday, June 3rd and I would also be open to a branding session while I am up there which would take place on an entirely different day since that is a full-on day session that captures your true essence with a huge presence of your business as well! Check out details for my Asheville sessions HERE!!

xoxo

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