Thank You, Friend!

If you’ve followed me a while you know for certain, and if you’re new around…well, I’ll bet you’re catching on pretty quickly, too. This blog & my Instagram are place where I share my passion for wedding photography, travels, tips & tricks for brides-to-be as well as for photographers, and quotes to live by.

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Whether you come for all of it, or just some bits and pieces, I want to thank you for coming at all. Thank you for caring about what I say and thank you for all your helpful feedback in shaping my brand into one that resonates with youYou’re the reason I get to keep doing what I do, and I am forever grateful. Really. Thank You.

My Thankful List

It has been a year since I wrote my first blog entry.
Since today is a *special* day, I want to take a moment and jot down my thankful list.

I’m thankful for Almighty’s endless bounties & blessings upon me – even though I am less than deserving.
I’m thankful for those who believe in me & support me – even when I don’t believe in myself.
I’m thankful for my family – they taught me the true definition of selfless love.
I’m thankful for friends – my shoulders to cry on, best advisors, and my support system.
I’m thankful for my nieces & nephews – my source of entertainment & bundle of joys.
I’m thankful for university scholarships – they helped secure my future.
I’m thankful for my blog & its readers – they help me express myself.
I’m thankful for free-online-education – it helped me establish my business.
I’m thankful for amazing clients – brides who believed in me, became my cheer-squad & friends.
I’m thankful for my ex-boss – her actions taught me what not to do.
I’m thankful for my house, food in the fridge, clean sheets to sleep on, shower, and clothes.
I’m thankful for health – it makes me appreciate life more.
I’m thankful for awesome photographer friends – they have my back.
I’m thankful for mistakes – they teach lessons and help make me a better person.
I’m thankful for my camera – it changed my life & made me a firm believer of possibilities & opportunities.
I’m thankful for my husband – he lets me follow my dreams & makes it possible for me to live out loud.
I’m thankful for another year – full of health, travels, successes, failures, experiences, & lessons.
I’m thankful for things that make me, me.

Happy Birthday

P.S.  Does anyone actually know what you have to do when people are singing happy birthday to you???