Pogo Is Settling In!

Our new puppy, Pogo, is settling right in! Pogo is a puggle, which is a Beagle/Pug cross. He seems to idolize his big brother, Thor. Thor is our 10 year old English Mastiff, who puts up with his puppy antics fairly well and even breaks down and plays with him occasionally!! Pogo came home at … Continue reading Pogo Is Settling In!

Take Your Business To The Next Level!

J&K Photography, LLC. is a Native American owned and operated business right here in Northern Virginia! We hail from the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina and take pride in showing our heritage through our art whenever possible. We are here to elevate your business to the next level by providing you with gorgeous, leading-edge and … Continue reading Take Your Business To The Next Level!

Happy Easter! Vlog Episode 1 is NOW LIVE!

Happy Easter! And April Fool's Day! Can you believe we actually have both on the same day this year? I know! Totally crazy! LOL! My son and I decided that we would try our hands at making vlog episodes! What is a vlog? Great question! It is basically a video blog, the episodes generally get … Continue reading Happy Easter! Vlog Episode 1 is NOW LIVE!

Practical Ways to Use Essential Oils: DIY Melt & Pour Soap

Use your essential oils to make your own DIY soap! Many times, you get your essential oils and then have no idea how ot actually USE them! Sure, you can learn about aromatherapy and the three main ways to use oils: topical, aromatic and internal. Still, that leaves a little practical usage to be desired. … Continue reading Practical Ways to Use Essential Oils: DIY Melt & Pour Soap

Practical Ways to Use Essential Oils: Making Roller Bottles & Droppers

Many times, you get your essential oils and then have no idea how ot actually USE them! Sure, you can learn about aromatherapy and the three main ways to use oils: topical, aromatic and internal. Still, that leaves a little practical usage to be desired. Without someone there to actually show you how to do … Continue reading Practical Ways to Use Essential Oils: Making Roller Bottles & Droppers

Rant on Makeup & Self-Image

My little rant on makeup and self image. I believe in natural beauty, inner beauty and that your inner beauty shines through, regardless of your makeup or hair! Also, if you don't possess inner beauty, that comes through as well, regardless of makeup and hair. Love yourself and put that energy out. Then that very … Continue reading Rant on Makeup & Self-Image

Communication & Expression

Communication and Expression are key factors to living a successful life! Open and honest communication are fundamental skills and learning or honing your expression skills can help you to not only be a more effective communicator but also understand and read others' better, both spoken and unspoken. https://youtu.be/wVpyYMSURmo There are many different methods that we … Continue reading Communication & Expression

Site & Channel Changes

You have probably noticed by now that I changed up the color scheme on the site. It was kinda yellow and orange, now it is more off-white and blue. There's a different image on the top of the pages, too. Don't worry! Nothing else is changing! Similarly, I have made some changes on YouTube and … Continue reading Site & Channel Changes

Making Trail Mix: Easy Recipe!

I have long loved a good trail mix. Really, who doesn't?! It's yummy, delicious and packed with energy-sustaining protein! A little bit goes a long way so don't overdo it with a delicious trail mix! Here is my favorite trail mix recipe. Sometimes I change it up a bit with yogurt covered raisins or chocolate … Continue reading Making Trail Mix: Easy Recipe!

DoTerra OnGuard Cleaner Concentrate Review & Demonstration

All in all, I am very impressed with DoTerra's onGuard Cleaner Concentrate. First, it's all natural and non-toxic, so no need for "well-ventilated area" or protective gloves when using it. It's safe to use around kids (even babies!) and pets. Second, it actually CLEANS. No elbow grease required. Even windows and mirrors. Even stuck-on, long … Continue reading DoTerra OnGuard Cleaner Concentrate Review & Demonstration