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Do you remember when, exactly, you stopped checking in with yourself — when you stopped getting really, really in tune with how you’re feeling — as a human? I’ve thought a lot about this lately. When we’re born and come into the world, we’re unapologetic about how we feel. We cry to express frustration, hunger, […]

TUNE IN TO THIS EPISODE   ITUNES  |  SPOTIFY   On this week’s episode of I Might Cry, I’m sharing the practices I’ve been implementing into my mornings lately for a life that feels equal parts intentional, mindful, and magical. Because, here’s a simple truth that makes life feel just a little easier: you get the chance to […]

I talk a ton over here about mindfulness and meditation and everything in between, and for good reason:  Because I’ve seen how that intentionality has changed — no, transformed — my life and my entire business, and there’s truly nothing I want more than for you to start focusing in on the things that will […]

TUNE IN TO THIS EPISODE   ITUNES  |  SPOTIFY   “I forgive myself for ever questioning my worthiness.” In this week’s episode of I Might Cry, I’m taking you behind the scenes of a coaching call with one of my clients where we dig deep into the limiting beliefs that tend to get in the way of everything […]

I’ve been having lots of conversations lately — with friends, peers, and my students — around the idea of outsourcing as a creative. From when to do it to why to do it to everything in between, it’s a conversation that I’ve been having so much because it’s remarkably important… and it’s how you start […]

Heather & Landon are tying the knot later this fall, but first we got to know each other during a magical engagement photo shoot at The Biltmore Estate. Scroll through a few of my favorites below!

When it comes to integrating mindfulness into my daily life, there have been several techniques that I’ve fallen in love with (and crave each day). From tapping to meditation to mindfulness walks, taking deep care of my brain and my soul has become an integral part of my life… and I want so badly for […]

TUNE IN TO THIS EPISODE   ITUNES  |  SPOTIFY   “We all need permission to feel all the feelings and navigate the best way to respond to those feelings.” In this week’s episode of I Might Cry I’m sitting down with my husband, David, to talk about something hugely important that’s been defining in our lives lately: the […]

See the full vendor list of this stunning Asheville wedding below the images. Venue: Diana at the Biltmore | Coordinator: Kelly at Verge Events | Photo & Video: Almond Leaf Studios | Florist: The Bloom Room | Ceremony Music: Carolina Music Planner | Reception Band: Split Second Sound | Wedding Hair: Asheville Hair Design | […]

TUNE IN TO THIS EPISODE   ITUNES  |  SPOTIFY   We’re diving deep into all things entrepreneurship, value, and creativity as we go behind-the-scenes of one of my coaching calls. In this episode, we’re taking it behind the scenes! Inside my course, Art of Booking, we dig deep into business strategy and mindset work in our weekly coaching […]