How to Prepare for a TV Baking Segment

November 24, 2016
baking on tv

I’ve done seven cooking segments on local TV now, and I’ve been asked a number of times how TV segments work. So I wanted to share some info with you! You’d be surprised at how easy it is to land a baking segment on local TV as a food blogger. If you cook or bake and have a stellar recipe that you can share on camera, go ahead and try contacting a local TV station or two. Local daytime and…

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How to Act Like a Pro Photographer (Even When You’re Not One)

November 2, 2016
engagement photo shoot

Even if you consider yourself a “novice” photographer like myself, chances are people have approached you about taking professional photos for them. I’m by no means a professional photographer, for example, but I’ve still been hired for weddings, engagement sessions, family portraits, professional portraits, and business events. And I’ll be honest—I still freak out every single time someone offers to pay me for my meager photography expertise. But I generally take on every photography project someone throws at me because…

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Yellowstone // Part 2

September 15, 2016

Alriiiight…part two of my Yellowstone adventure this past June! I don’t really like it when bloggers write a heck ton at the beginning of a blog post and then take forever to get to the recipe or photos, sooo…I’m just gonna leave these here.…

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Yellowstone // Part 1

September 13, 2016

Guys! My computer has been broken (the USB ports straight up don’t work, and the card reader works 1 percent of the time), but I was miraculously able to upload my summer photos onto my computer finally. So now I have lots and lots of pictures to show you. My summer was pretty eventful because Nate and I were trying to fit in as many adventures as was humanly possible before he moved to Maine. Our first big adventure: Yellowstone.…

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A Brief Guide to Chocolate Terms

September 1, 2016
chocolate terminology guide

If you’ve spent any time in the baking aisle picking out chocolate for your next baking endeavor, chances are you encountered a confusing variety of chocolate-related terms. What’s the difference between cocoa and cacao, or bittersweet and semisweet chocolate? Here is a brief guide to some of the most commonly misunderstood chocolate terms.…

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