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My pulse was racing when I saw an email from Style Me Pretty in my inbox. You see, for many years now, I have dreamt of gracing their cyber-page. For those of you not in the know, SMP is one of the biggest, coolest, most inspirational wedding blogs on the web. Their features are informative, […]

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Sometimes I set goals and then I write them down because you know me, I love me some lists. And then I like to cross things off said list. I feel all sorts of productive and accomplished once that line goes through the letters. Last year I made a list of things I wanted to […]

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Hello everyone. I’d like to take a moment to introduce to you my sweet niece who was born July 10th at 9:32pm. She is healthy, adorable and as precious as can be. As soon as I got word from my dad that my sister was in labor, I hopped in the car and blazed up […]

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today marks the two year anniversary of the official launch of j. shipley photography. geesh! it snuck up on me, and i can hardly believe that at this very time two years ago, i was up in my hotel room at the montecito inn running through my launch party schpeel with sara truppo. wow. that […]

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i was nervous–quite scared really–to submit my work for publication. why? i’m not entirely sure. fear of rejection i suppose. so i never did. and instead sat at my computer waiting for some editor to stumble upon my blog and offer to feature one of my weddings. silly i know. and terribly impractical. so after […]

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i’ve noticed a pattern. every time autumn rolls around, i get in that “spring-cleaning” mode. only it’s not in the spring. but in the fall as it were. strange i know. but i can’t wait till spring to refresh and update various aspects of my business and life. so three-quarters of the way through the […]

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