Why You Should Strip Down and Get Naked Pics

So, I'd never modeled before. I am always the awkward one who doesn't know what to do with her hands in photos and ends up making a fist. A lot of my photos look very angry as a result.And, like many, I have a very love-hate relationship with my body. Love my boobs, hate my ... everything else. So, when I was asked by a friend to go with her to her boudoir photography shoot, I scoffed....more

The Boudoir Bandwagon

Just last week I was chatting with one of my dear old roommates (I'll refer to her as Miss $) about our upcoming weekend plans.  I had yet to see her new apartment despite having gone our separate ways over three months ago.  Fortunately the stars aligned this past weekend, and I was free to attend a very intimate event she was hosting that Saturday at her place - a boudoir photo-shoot.  No, I wasn’t going to be in the photos.  Miss $ wanted me there for moral support... and to have a champagne drinking buddy....more

Being Comfortable Naked: The Road to Your First Boudoir Photo Shoot

Turning forty has awakened my senses and dared me to try things I might never have otherwise dabbled in. I’ve pole-danced and will again, three more times (at least). I’ve rock climbed, though, I had rock climbed in my thirties so I’m not sure if that actually counts. I’m running my first 5K (up to 3.4 miles now) and hope to run many more after that. I’m writing this blog with the intention of turning it into a book for those who, like me, will struggle with turning the “F” word....more

How Posing for Sexy Photos Changed My Life

What do you get the spouse who has everything? I could have gotten him a new pair of jeans. The boys did get him a bait container for their fishing expeditions. I considered some kind of firefighter gift, but that didn't seem to have the wow factor I was going for this year. So I decided to strip down to my skivvies and let someone photograph me. Stay with me. ...more

DAYUM, girl, but you are hawt! I love this idea and, you know what? My husband, Garth [not his ...more

Am I Ready for My Boudoir Photography Photo Shoot??

It’s taken some time to get back into the swing of things lately.  I’ve been trying to delay my return to the day to day routine.  But yesterday was the first day of school so that meant all my vacation blues had to finally be laid to rest whether I liked it or not! ...more