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Feb 6, 2024

From teenage pregnancy and the shadows of addiction to the grace of 18 months’ sobriety and the pursuit of lifelong learning, Spark Alumni QueenChiya’s story is a testament to the unyielding spirit of a woman who knows who is and confidently embraces every moment of her life through the lens of the serenity prayer.   Life […]

Jan 30, 2024

Listen up! Forget what, as children, you thought it meant to be a woman over forty! Today a new story is being written in the lives of women entering their fourth decade and beyond – one where women are stepping into their power, radiating strength, and wisdom, and living unapologetically. We designed the “Fierce After […]

Jan 16, 2024

Self-described as patient, empathic, and creative, Katie chose to participate in Show Your Spark’s Fierce After Forty Project to embrace her fierceness, reclaim her confidence, and rediscover her inner joy.  As a Spark Alumni, Katie returned to the studio to find inspiration to access and unearth her creative side. After her session, Michelle, Show Your […]

Dec 19, 2023

Self-described as compassionate, friendly, and dedicated, at the age of 53, Mindi now her fierceness as a woman, wife, mother, and grandmother.  But it hasn’t always been this way.  In recent years, Mindi began to prioritize her own needs, helping her shed the weight of unrealistic societal expectations in her marriage, as a mother, and […]

Nov 28, 2023

Are you ready to feel your best?  If so, consider a boudoir photography session. Women across all walks of life are reaping the benefits of boudoir photography, including feeling their best! But first, what is boudoir photography? The word “boudoir” comes from the french word referring to a woman’s bedroom or private room. Boudoir photography […]

Nov 21, 2023

When was the last time you were about to spend money on yourself, but decided not to in the end? You made this decision not due to budget concerns, but because you thought that spending money on yourself was too indulgent.     This blog post is a call to pause and rethink everything you’ve been taught. […]

Nov 15, 2023

Why would someone say, “Getting nearly naked improved my self-confidence”?   I’m so glad you asked!    The journey to self-confidence and embodiment can be a long one. Messages from our youth and society often leave us feeling at war against our bodies and disconnected from our physical form. Even if we once felt in tune with and […]

Nov 7, 2023

Use these 10 questions to ask a boudoir photographer during your consultation to find the boudoir photographer for you.  Are you considering a boudoir photography session? It’s a remarkable experience that can boost your self-confidence and help you see yourself in a different light. But, before you schedule the actual photo session, there’s a crucial […]

Nov 1, 2023

Woman in strappy dress with black backdrop and ring light. Photography by Lindsay Hite.

Oct 25, 2023

Do all mothers need a boudoir session? Yes, absolutely!  Let us explain.  Boudoir photography has a PR problem. Somehow, along the way, boudoir photography has been branded as photography solely geared toward young, fit women in their early 20s seeking to create sexy pictures for their partners.   The reality couldn’t be further from the truth.  […]