Finding Beauty In Sorrow… | Personal | Terry Mississippi

It's taken me sometime to share this... As I have so many thoughts and moments of wanting to scream. But after today's attack in Orlando... I feel that I should share this even more. As I believe LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL and should be cherished. I also believe our Lord always has a way of turning …

CONGRATULATIONS Candace + Tammy | Rodan + Fields | Sandbridge Beach | Virginia Beach

Those moments you think it's just going to be an event to capture like all the others... Then you are there watching these Ladies and their families interacting with one another. You watch how they are all excited and overjoyed for the event that is about to take place... The reason they all traveled from …

Choose To See The Roses… | God’s Grace For Us | Personal | Encouraging | Virginia Beach Photographer

It's Friday morning and life is crazy! I'm going to be honest here... Life can suck sometimes. Like really suck! There are days I want to scream, and sometimes I do. I'm not always the best Wife, Mom, Daughter, Sister, or Friend. I have my good moments and my bad. I am only human. I …

Meet My Little Beauty Tashina! | Personal | Virginia Beach

She is our light, our beauty, a sweet & caring big sister, a daughter we are most proud of, and a soul that everyone falls in love with. She shares my name, she loves art, and music, loves to dance, and wrestle with her Daddy. She is our little beauty!  A young lady who loves …

Christina Reynolds | Modeling | Teaching | Virginia Beach Ocean Front

The day started out beautifully... We knew we had a chance of showers in the evening but we decided to shoot anyway. After all I'm NOT one to turn down working with a new Model. Christina was so excited to shoot with me. She came prepared with styles, outfits, and makeup ready to go. Even …

The Day In The Life Of This Mama! | Happy Mama’s Day! | Virginia Beach

Yes, you read that right... I say 'Mama's Day' because I am not the biggest fan of the word Mother. Just can come off sounding so rude. So with that said... HAPPY (late) MAMA'S DAY TO ALL MY MOMS OUT THERE! Sunday was a lazy day for me. Nothing over the top... Just sweet and …

David + Sara | Military Homecoming | Virginia

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Yesterday morning was full of clouds and rain... A day that was to be filled with sunshine, giggles, and smiling families waiting for their loved ones return. But, the weather had other plans for these families. Instead it was full of rain drops, splashing in puddles, and a smiling little one cheering for her Daddy. …

Happy 9th Birthday Tashina! | Our Little Beauty | Personal | Virginia Beach

Dear Little Tashina, Today you are 9 years old. I still can't believe God choose me to be your Mommy. I can still remember the moment I learned you were growing in my belly. I was so scared! I was afraid I wouldn't be good enough for you. I was afraid I wouldn't be the …

Happy 4th Birthday Michael  |  My Little Man  |  Personal  | Virginia Beach

I can still remember it all like it was yesterday... The awful doctors appointments, the being told I wouldn't carry my baby to term, all the doctors who had lists of things that were wrong with the child growing in my belly, and the moments I knew no matter what this life was worth fighting …

Copyright Stealing And What It Means To An Artist | Frustrated | Virginia Beach Photographer

I woke up this morning to a message on my Tashena Shaw Photography 'Like' page... Showing me links to an Instagram account. Thinking nothing of it I take a look and see my work all over this page. As I go on looking I see this lady is claiming them as her own. Images such …