I recently just took the week off to move out of my house and had to write an out of office message. Turns out that knowing how to write an out of office message is harder than I thought. While I would be looking at my inbox sporadically, I wanted to make sure that I […]
Everyone needs SPF. Yes, even you. No matter how much you think you don’t, you’re wrong. “Black don’t crack” is an age old myth because it turns out Black will crack if you don’t slather it with SPF, stay hydrated and mind your business. PHOTOGRAPHY // Erica Simmons I’ll be the first to admit that […]
As I type this, we’re moving out of our first home today. In June 2009, we bought our first home a few months before we got married with nothing but our clothes and a couple of pieces of furniture from Chris’ old apartment. Today, we’re moving out with a lot more stuff – including two […]
I often get a lot of questions on what cameras & tools I use to create content. While I’ve shared via Instagram Stories and even done a brief version of answering the question on my #AskMattie series on IGTV, I wanted to write a detailed blog post to answer your questions in depth. I’ve been […]
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