My weight has always been something that I struggle with. On top of that food has always been a struggle for me as well. On top of having food sensitivities and lots of weight gain throughout my life I often over eat meals which means I am eating more than I should during a day. […]

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When it comes to reflection you can pick anything to reflect back on. Last month, yesterday, 4 months ago, 2 years ago or 10 years ago. My decision to do a 10 year reflection comes with an awkward anniversary on today’s date and is a little different than most. It’s also super vulnerable and a […]

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Today I wanted to tell a story about me and my business partner. How we met, what brought us here today and what makes us so special. As today is our 1 year anniversary of meeting and starting this amazing partnership that we have today. So, happy anniversary and here’s our story. How We Met […]

The biggest business risk I took was when… it was time to go full time in photography. Sometimes we have to choose to play it safe or take a risk. I choose to get out of my comfort zone. (Really God handed me the opportunity in a very weird (long story) way.) I decided to […]

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There are a lot of new faces around here and so I wanted to tell you a little more about me and tell you my story. A Little More About Me! I am Melissa (or Missy), the face behind MelissaLee Photography and MelissaLee Boudoir. The owner and photographer at MelissaLee Photography and the facilitator of […]

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Anyone else struggled with food choices in someway? I do too. It’s tough. Now mine aren’t that drastic or serious. I more struggle with eating the right portions of food or staying away from the foods that don’t serve my body in the right way. So, I just wanted to touch on struggling with food […]

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Mental health is super important. Taking care of yourself physically and mentally is a big part of being able to keep going. You don’t have to be strong all the time. But it’s important to try to be strong enough to ask for help when you need it. Know the signs There are many different […]

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Four years ago today I met the man of my dreams. Four years ago we started an epic journey together. This is a little bit about us! My weekend leading up to this I went to a bridal show, set everything up and spent most of the day talking to brides and grooms. After a […]

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I’m not sure why it’s taken me so long to share this. My health journey has been a rough one; and not like, I have cancer, rough. Thank the Lord. But its complicated and messy and I’ve had to scavenge to find the right help. For once I’m opening up fully about it. This is […]

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I have spent some time working in a daycare and that is a setting a I never expected to enjoy as much as I do. While being in this setting here are the few things I’ve learned about kids in the short time working with them. They say the darnedest things. You absolutely never know […]

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