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The Pursuit Conference… Where do I begin? For the past three years, I’ve had so many friends attend and all I ever heard were good things. But anyone who knows me knows I usually don’t spend my money on conferences or workshops. They always look SO fun but when you look at the cost, you realize it […]

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  • April 20, 2016 - 8:58 AM

    Megan Kelsey - Hahaha, I had no idea that comment of mine was what got you to sign up!! Clearly it’s advice that I too have followed for the past year with how much money I’ve spent since last May 😂 I’m glad you enjoyed the conference and these film photos look great! So crisp!ReplyCancel

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The winter is a unique time for photographers. It’s a time for little projects that don’t get done during busy season and it’s a time to analyze your year, connect with vendors, update pricing, design albums, rebrand, etc. but what doesn’t happen often is winter shoots. I personally hate being out in the cold so I rarely […]

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  • April 18, 2016 - 3:01 PM

    ariella - Meredith! These are stunning! The headshot with her hand on her neck is so captivating!ReplyCancel

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Guys, to be completely honest, blogging three times a week is ridiculously hard. I have been blogging Monday, Wednesday, Friday since my website launch in early February and I’ve put in a lot of late hours. Sometimes I struggle with the balance because I do see fruit from blogging consistently but I also want to […]

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  • April 15, 2016 - 2:10 PM

    Annaliese - Beautiful post with beautiful words Meredith!! Love the idea about sleeping with your phone in airplane mode. This past year I’ve started sleeping with my phone charging at the opposite part of my room, so when it is bedtime I can’t stay up late on my phone. It’s been so great!

    xoxo A
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  • April 15, 2016 - 2:31 PM

    Tori Watson - love this, and love your heart! working on getting back to better balance in this area, myself. <3ReplyCancel

  • April 15, 2016 - 4:15 PM

    Barbara Marcella - Beautifully said Meredith! Loved meeting you at Pursuit❤️ReplyCancel

  • April 15, 2016 - 5:41 PM

    Carolyn - I love this post, Meredith! You’ve challenged me to get into God’s word more, thank you for sharing what has been on your heart!!ReplyCancel

  • April 21, 2016 - 4:12 PM

    Hosanna - I’ve been feeling the same way lately. I love photography and I’m just now becoming a real photographer. I love both art and people, and it’s fun (I really do love it), but business can really be a burden, just for all the texts and emails and sessions to edit. And when you don’t have work piled up, you have to go out and practice and keep up your online presence. This is harder than I thought. Wanting a life suddenly meant that photography is my life, and I’m not sure that’s right. The Lord does come first. I’m just not sure how to put Him first in my business.ReplyCancel

  • September 24, 2016 - 11:25 PM

    Tyla Price - Amen! Im currently pursing my photography career and LOVE the idea that I will be doing what I love, but have been very fearful as I enter into late nights of working after my full time job and trying to juggle learning what it takes to start up a business in small town Oklahoma. Thank you for sharing!ReplyCancel

  • January 26, 2017 - 11:00 AM

    Megan Kelsey - That airplane mode idea is GENIUS. Omg. Starting that tomorrowReplyCancel

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It seems like just yesterday that my best friends and I were walking across the high school stage with our diplomas in hand. Now, another four years have passed and my friends are about to walk across a much more prestigious stage with a different degree. It won’t be long before some are headed to […]

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I made a promise to myself to start immersing myself into business books this year rather than paying for workshops and webinars because I want to be careful with my money and learn techniques outside of the wedding industry. Everyone in the wedding industry tends to do the same things when it comes to marketing and […]

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  • April 11, 2016 - 11:38 AM

    Elizabeth - This post just about made me tear up! Canon is awesome 🙂
    Thanks for such a good read, as usual, Meredith!!ReplyCancel

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