Category Archives: personal

Mar

27

2017

Hanging In The Coffee Shop

Deep Creek Lake Elopement Photographer

Anytime I have a bunch of editing to do, I try to visit a local coffee shop to help get the job done. I enjoy editing, probably more than the normal photographer, but it can get monotonous. And if I do it from home, all by myself, where I can get bored and lonely, the Continue Reading

Mar

24

2017

Overwhelm On Thursdays

Deep Creek Lake Portrait Photographer

I don’t work on Thursdays. Those days are spent with two of my kiddos, Natalie and Jack. Sometimes things go well, and sometimes not. But no matter what, I always try to have some activity planned for us (because I’m terrible at being in the house all day). And no matter what we actually do, Continue Reading

Mar

22

2017

Starting Something New

Deep Creek Lake Photographer

Who here listens to or watches Gary “Vee” Vaynerchuk? My friend Leo, who is also a talented videographer, first introduced me to this guy. I was warned that he can seem a little “crazy” and has no filter, but I was assured I’d learn some business and life lessons from him. And Leo was right.  Continue Reading

Feb

08

2017

Jack Is THREE!

Deep Creek Lake Photographer

We celebrated the fifth of our five birthdays in the Fike house just recently. Ally turned six in December (on the same day that Brian and I moved forward in our 30s 🙂 ), Natalie turned one on the 11th of January and our middle child Jack turned three on the 30th of January. So Continue Reading

Jan

26

2017

Natalie Is ONE!

Deep Creek Lake Photographer

Our family celebrates all our birthdays, five in total, between December 11th and January 30th. For two straight months we have balloons, cake, presents, parties, and then more presents and more parties and more cake. It certainly makes for an interesting and exciting time in our house, and because we strategically planned (and hoped for) when Continue Reading

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