Tag: Giving Back

  We are very excited to announce a fundraiser for the Ladies who Fight Relay for Life...

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1May '18

Standing behind the Ladies Who Fight - Portrait Event Booking now

  We are very excited to announce a fundraiser for the Ladies who Fight Relay for Life team. I think it is fair to say almost everyone has been impacted by cancer. My beautiful mom is a survivor, I lost a close inspiring friend in her 30s, and four years ago my studio manager...

I have sat by, watching her journey. Can you call it that? Really a heartache, mixed with head...

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28Apr '16

This mother's day - helping Alison Azer and receiving a rock star gift!

I have sat by, watching her journey. Can you call it that? Really a heartache, mixed with head banging, is more what I would expect for it to feel like See, there is no pretty way to wrap up having your children kidnapped to a war zone. You hear of these stories and you give thanks, that they are...

Pay what you can week for portraiture and boudoir. Kind of crazy right? This makes the idea even...

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16Mar '15

Pay What you Can - Name Your Price week

Pay what you can week for portraiture and boudoir. Kind of crazy right? This makes the idea even more desirable to me. I just want everyone to be able to experience being photographed professionally, so I am going for it. I'll keep this blog post short. CLICK HERE to read the details and fill out...

I have been a bit scared of my blog lately. It looms..... telling me that it needs attention, but...

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29Nov '12

Something really special to me,an amazing gift & a chance to give

I have been a bit scared of my blog lately. It looms..... telling me that it needs attention, but then I have facebook sitting so close by, saying, "I am way easier to work with,  I offer the opportunity for interaction and I think people like me better." I value how facebook offers the...

I always want to buck the trend and not give into the reset that the date of January 1st gives us,...

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1Jan '12

"These people are our sisters & our brothers" Charity Choice Announcment

I always want to buck the trend and not give into the reset that the date of January 1st gives us, I am a bit cynical about it. Perhaps it was years of bartnending on New Years Eve. I tend to set my resolutions on my birthday - but really why is setting it on my birthday so much better than joining...

I am thankful. Everyday. I live a life of abundance, something many of us are aware of this time of...

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16Dec '11

Day 12, With gratitude and passion

I am thankful. Everyday. I live a life of abundance, something many of us are aware of this time of year. This year though, I am thinking about you. You all play with me. You choose me to photograph what you love. You comment on my facebook page, you smile and say hello , your emails lift me up on...

We are have way there and we are having so much fun.There are another six days of goodness coming...

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10Dec '11

6th Day of Christmas gave you the chance to share

We are have way there and we are having so much fun.There are another six days of goodness coming and remember, to start thinking about our 12th day, which will open the gates for nominating a charity that would benefit from professional photography. Please email...

You are going to want to mark your Calendar for Monday as that is the day my 12 Days of Christmas...

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30Nov '11

12 Days of Christmas: Nominate a Charity and Give Aways

You are going to want to mark your Calendar for Monday as that is the day my 12 Days of Christmas kicks off. As my way of celebrating 10 years of photographing in the Comox Valley, all year, each month I have had a little special promo that has been offered through my blog. Dec 5th will see...

In our family we donate tons of our used items. However this year, we will be taking some our...

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28Oct '11

Kicking off a season of giving...

In our family we donate tons of our used items. However this year, we will be taking some our holiday budget and using it to buy some new toys for children that otherwise would not receive any!  I will be taking the kids down so they can each pick a toy to give, and reinforcing the importance...