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The Universe and Sick Jokes

I need to announce to you all that hours after publishing today’s blog post– Messy Cars Anonymous— I parked under a tree. Yes, my car got shat on by a shit ton of birds. I’m appalled that the Universe would question my integrity and true intentions (to keep my car clean) so suddenly and violently. Without a warning. Okay, real adults would know not to … Continue reading The Universe and Sick Jokes

A Bit of Fun at the IWBAL Awards Night

Because I like to be a bit innovative with this blog, I decided recently as a tribute to awards season, to create my own first annual IWANNABEALADY Awards! First, I produced the awards. You’ll see how soon enough. Then I asked my Instagram followers to head over to my stories and vote on 3 categories: Best Drama * The Taking of Pluto * * Absinthe … Continue reading A Bit of Fun at the IWBAL Awards Night

So I just had a HUGE fml moment

  I just realized that the video clip for my outfit post was still on private and no one got to see this thing that I worked tirelessly on. I could seriously scream. AHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH. fml fml fml fmliiiiiife. Okay, I’m going to breathe now. I’m going to find the courage somewhere in my soul to let this disappointment wash away from my soul. I can … Continue reading So I just had a HUGE fml moment

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Beginner Nature Photography Tips: Light

Nature is one of my favorite subjects to capture. While I love the sensation of being constantly caught by the intricate details of how nature comes together, I’ve learned that too much complexity can destroy the impact of a photograph. In trying to include everything, sometimes we lose it all. Between the colors, shapes, sizes, textures and light, you may also feel like everything is getting lost. … Continue reading Beginner Nature Photography Tips: Light

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A Tiny Little Post: Grey Hairs

I haven’t found a single gray hair on my head, ever. I’ve been telling myself that when that time comes I’ll embrace it Helen Mirren style. But my friend was over the other day and she said something awful as she analyzed sections of her hair in front of my mirror. She said, “I used to think that I was just going to embrace my … Continue reading A Tiny Little Post: Grey Hairs

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Weekend Photography Excursion: Into the Woods

Today’s Add More Beauty post takes us out into the woods for a very wet adventure. On Saturday, I set out on a photography excursion. I set my sights on Hugh Taylor Birch State Park in Sunrise, Florida. It’s just off the beach and the intercoastal which makes it a perfect location for outdoor variety.  It’s a nice place to sit and watch the boats … Continue reading Weekend Photography Excursion: Into the Woods