MN Adult & Teen Challenge – Luncheon

A few highlights from the Women’s Impact Foundation – Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge Luncheon at the Town & Country Club in St. Paul, Minnesota. I love it when I get to photograph an event that is so inspiring. Listening to these young kids tell their stories was heartening. The Lakeside Boys made these beautiful bird ...

Habitat for Humanity – Hard Hat Gala

Working events is one of my favorite type of shoots! Especially when it is for a great cause. This year the Habitat for Humanity raised over 1,000,000 at their Hard Hat Gala event. So wonderful!!! ©usoulphoto

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Thank God for Marijuana

As many of you know, I have Dystonia. (You can read more about my Dystonia story HERE) It’s a movement disorder characterized by persistent or intermittent muscle contractions. It’s incredibly uncomfortable and almost impossible to relax. Sometimes my brain feels like it’s in a vice….a grip so tight that I can’t escape or control my ...

Mill City Summer Opera

Mill City Summer Opera revealed their sixth season’s opera of choice: Maria de Buenos Aires! Mill City Summer Opera’s announcement took place on February 16th at The Phoenix.  The MCSO party hosts offered their beautiful penthouse with incredible views of Minneapolis for the event. Artistic director David Lefkowich unveiled this year’s opera of choice and this season’s venue ...

Mommy & Me

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Locally Styled

  Meet Nicole! She is the Founder and Stylist at Locally Styled.  At Locally Styled, they help women discover and develop a unique style that makes them feel confident and beautiful inside and out.  They help take the stress out of getting ready and add a little glam to your life! It was such a ...

Gathering Moss?

This post is from my previous blog written in October 2016. Inspiration for 2017! I dig trees. They always inspire me when I’m stuck. While attending the Minnesota Blogger Conference this weekend, I was reminded why I started my blog. I’ve been a little lost and not sure of my direction. Listening to Jen Kane ...

Crack & Chipped

Dystonia Awareness Moment: I receive 150 units of Botox every 10 weeks by injection into my neck and upper back. I receive approximately 15 shots. First, my Doctor inserts the needle that is wired to a machine that can listen to the strength/intensity of the spasm. Based off that they decide how much to inject ...

Best of 2016

Starting off the year with this beautiful friend kicked off the year right! Here is a snippet of my Best of 2016! I was lucky to see this little guy twice in one year. 🙂 Sweetness…. I’ve been doing more product photography for my social media clients. It has been an awesome challenge!  Naked Bear ...