About Me

Making Cake Pops with Melissa Jane

Well, you are here on my photography blog, hoping to see some posts about photography and stuff... Instead here is a blog post about making cake pops?!?! I have had quite a few people ask me to share my tricks and tips on making these adorable treats, so I figured a blog post was the easiest way. I have also made all of the mistakes so you don't have to. 1.The first step is to make your cake. I use a box cake mix...Read More

My Side Hustle

Side Hustle. We hear this term a lot lately, but what does it really mean? For most, it is having a full time job but working on something else on the 'side'.  Having a 'side' business has become so much more common than it was even 10 years ago. Some do it for fun, others to be creative, but for most it is to make some extra money to support their families while doing something we love. Nothing wrong with that. But when does...Read More

How being insecure, actually made me a better photographer

We all have insecurities. Some more than others. And I felt like I paid a lot of attention to what other photographers were doing, and how this compared to my work. While I don’t suggest that having insecurities is a good thing, it actually made me a better photographer. Social media can be a great way to connect with clients, showcase your work and build your brand. But it also has a dark side. As consumers we see these beautiful photos of pregnant moms,...Read More