Life as an Entrepreneur: Year One

Exactly one year ago today, I walked to my car after finishing my last day at my full-time job to pursue my photography career.  I had been working for my family's small business for just over four years.  The excitement I felt knowing that I was now going to be able to grow my photography business full time was so refreshing!

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It's Good To Be Alive

Today is my 26th birthday, and although I'm sipping on a giant mug of hot green tea to get this post-holiday cold to back off as I write this, I couldn't have more of a sense of happiness and fulfillment as I enter my 27th year of life!  Within the last couple of months, I heard a song that Andy Grammer sings called, Good To Be Alive (Hallelujah), which I absolutely love and can relate to more than I realized.  Just over five months ago, I left my day job to pursue my photography career full time, and I'm now finally feeling like I'm making a breakthrough in this crazy adventure of creative entrepreneurship.  2016 is giving me lots to look forward to, with many wedding-related projects coming up.  I know there are still countless challenges ahead, but I'm ready, because it's good to be alive!