Category archives: Personal

Maternity Sessions on the Outer Banks of NC

Maternity Sessions on the Outer Banks of NCHali Easley | April 28, 2016

I have so much love filled in my heart for these photographs and moments shared with Hali, Derek and Banks.  I honestly get tears to my eyes thinking about how much I love and admire Hali not only as a friend but more like a sister.  Since diapers we were inseparable and I am so proud of the gorgeous woman and momma she has become.  I am so thankful everyday knowing I[...]
I thought about......

I thought about……

  I thought about.... Today I sat. just sat. in silence for a while to meditate and take in different waves of energy that have been passing through my body and mind. I like silence. I believe our minds need to stay busy and inspired just as much as they need to be calm, quiet and centered. I knew I needed this time today… I thought about life…and everything t[...]
Sweet Potato Pancakes with Almond Butter Maple Syrup

Sweet Potato Pancakes with Almond Butter Maple SyrupRecipes by Caroline Jarvis Photography

So Easter morning I woke up with the biggest craving for pancakes…but not just any pancakes, sweet potato pancakes. I was inspired immediately when I opened the fridge and saw two left over baked sweet potatoes from the night before. I started day dreaming about the different ingredient options and decided I would make them with oat flour….yummy :) and perfect flour f[...]
Instagram is changing......tomorrow.

Instagram is changing……tomorrow.

Instagram is changing.....tomorrow.  Yes, it's true.  And to be honest, I kind of feel strange and stupid even talking about this...because this is VERY insignificant compared to "real" problems.  This is very egotistical towards the platform of instagram and it's algorithm behavior.  It's all about people seeing your specific content whether it's for personal or busi[...]
Hatteras Style - A day in the life

Hatteras Style – A day in the life

Living life, in Hatteras style. There isn’t a day that goes by when I don’t think about how thankful I am to be living in Hatteras near my family. Being able to pop in Dillonscorner everyday and see my dad, spend time with my mom throughout the week, and see my sisters and the kids so much is priceless. Oh yea, and my parents puppy Frisco :) Buxton’s best buddy......[...]
Acai Bowl - The Superfood Smoothie :)

Acai Bowl – The Superfood Smoothie :)

I’ve been making this Acai Bowl - Superfood Smoothie Bowl for so long now that it feels like second nature to whip this up after my morning workouts. It’s so delicious, filling, protein-rich, and AMAZING for your bod.  The overall health benefits are out of this world and you truly will feel so great the rest of the day. What I put into the blender…. 1 Banana 1 P[...]