Cammy Turns FOUR | Our First Little Girl

So there was this dream I had, I got married to this amazing man and I wanted to be a wedding photographer. I just wanted to capture these amazing moments and I LOVE brides more than anything, I wanted to be a wedding photographer. I was determined to make it happen, to work hard, and…

Your New Life | New Mom Series

In a sea of “get sleep while you cans” and “goodbye to your freedoms!” — I’m gonna be your sunshine today, new mamas 🙂 Almost without a doubt, on every pregnancy announcement, pregnant status, etc on social media..there’s “that guy” — the one who has to write something other than congrats, they have to write…

Adjusting To Our New Dynamic | Life By The Sea

I am SO out of my element right now but I’m getting there. Wait– I can’t have a free open week to schedule my business the way I need to, and just get a babysitter to watch the girls at the house if I need to go out and shoot or work? Nope. This whole “preschool”…

From First Kicks At Weddings to Preschool | Cammy Mae

I know I know I know…get a GRIP Amanda she is just going to Pre-K! BUT….there are mamas out there who get it. Mamas who totally have all the feels when it comes to milestones for their kids. When I started this business, I wanted a baby. We couldn’t get pregnant and couldn’t figure out…

Cammy’s Second Blog | Deep Thoughts By Cammy

So– three year olds are pretty much insane. Cammy is REALLY smart! Anyone who has met her and watched her with a task, drawing, etc– you can tell! But– she’s random and it’s just absolutely WEIRD and WE LOVE IT! The weirder she is, the more we fall in love. She’s so unique! You go…

CammyEllieSeastars to AmandaHedgepethOBX | Instagram Change

I am laughing to myself right now…I definitely sat in a room of women at the Creative at Heart Conference and said “if my Instagram name changes, it means we have another baby on the way and I can’t fit three names in my handle!” HAHA! Well, right now we’re not pregnant so that’s not…

It Costs NOTHING | Salt & Sunshine Series

I am the girl that used to walk into places like Target where they strategically keep the women’s/juniors clothes and accessories by the front door and it pulled me in. I started justifying and self-discussing why I need that new coverup. Or leggings. Or scarf. I just work so hard, I need it! I used to…

Year One with the Seastars | New Mom Series

I remember this time last year blogging about feeling SO scared that I wouldn’t be able to love another baby the way I loved Cammy, that I wouldn’t be able to divvy up the attention properly and that my one and only and FIRST baby would feel………less loved. I was scared because I knew it…

Thinking For One + Mom Hour | New Mom Series

They all come to us. Everyone in the house and even those beyond..everyone asks mama. Where things are, what’s for breakfast/lunch/dinner and three to four snack periods in between. What clothes they should wear, where the clothes even are to begin with. The schedule is determined around what she knows and how she has the…

Cammy’s First Blog | Deep Thoughts By Cammy

Cammy told me EXACTLY what to type, and I typed it, and alas, a new series has been invented!! Deep Thoughts By Cammy– for your pure entertainment! The mind of a three year old is a really crazy place! 🙂 1. Me. 2. Music. Instruments. I like drums, oh and a piano. I want a LOTS…

Happy Third Birthday Cammy! | Personal

It was just like yesterday– I sat in a hospital bed cussing my dad out for snow cones. “FIND THEM, I don’t care where you have to go!!” HAHA! Now THAT was Cammy speaking through me while I was in labor! The more and more I think about it, I adapting the demeanor of my children…