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I'm here as your designer, business helper, cheerleader, supporter & friend. Since 2017, I've helped creative women polish their presence online. If you're looking for some inspiration, design education, business tips, and a little dose of lifestyle & motherhood goodness, you're in the right place, friend!

And this is my high school sweetheart, Blake.

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We believe that every good brand starts with a mood board, is built referencing the mood board, then continues to thrive with a mood board. To have a mood board that’s strong and keeps you grounded to your brand with every single decision you make, we believe there are 4 key elements to include.   […]

The Recipe for a Perfect Brand Mood Board



Confession time: a few years ago, someone would say the word “podcast” and I thought they were talking about the Jon Tesh Radio Show or NPR. I saw the little purple app in my iPhone and wondered why it was even there. Guys, I didn’t even know what a podcast was.. please tell me I’m […]

My Favorite Podcasts & Daily Listening Schedule



Your Brand is More than Just Your Business



1. Professional Headshots of YOU In order to stand out in such a saturated industry, it’s crucial to highlight your most unique selling proposition which truly is YOU. Professional headshots that are on-brand (key) and representative of your personality take any website to the next level for many reasons: + People take you more seriously. […]

5 Ways to Build Trust with Your Website Visitors

Website Design


Today I want to give you a little glimpse into what a design sitting looks like for me when working on a website design in Showit. This is a mock website I threw together for a sample wedding planning company to give you a little peek behind the scenes of my design process! I can’t […]

Take a Peek into my Design Workspace!



Pricing Page Add-on Template for Showit

Showit Website Template for Creatives

Showit Website Template for Creatives

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