1 Year Blogiversary LINKY PARTY!

Good morning folks!! Ok so things have been a bit busy around here with the new business, so can you believe I FORGOT about my 1 year blogiversary?? I know, I’m ashamed. BUT to make up for it, I wanted to host my very first linky party!! Please please please make sure to LINK UP…

Photoshop in Photography

Howdy folks! So today I am back {yet again} with a photography post. I want to share with everyone one of the many tricks I use in my photography in post production. It’s one of my favorite tricks, and although it’s quite time consuming, it really makes a world of a difference – It’s the…

Happy Easter!

So what better way to celebrate Easter than with some fun family photos??  Over the past week or so, I have been able to hang out with some of my sweet nieces and nephews, and since I have gotten my new lens, I feel like I have been dragging my camera around just about every…

My Top 10 FREE Fonts

As a graphic designer, I design SO many different things on a daily basis and I strive to make each design look unique and different. I not only want the design to be unique, but I also want my fonts to stand out as well. I am always looking to expand my font archives and finding…

Charlee’s Newborn Session

Yesterday I got to take newborn photos for one of my closest friends from college, Andi and her husband Casey. They just welcomed this little angel into their lives two short weeks ago and I was so happy to get to finally meet her! I also got to use some of my props that I…

DIY Vintage Photography Props

Today I want to share with you some DIY photography props that I have been making lately. They might look rather complicated, but I promise you, they aren’t!

Front Porch Item List

Today I want to share with you where I found my items from my recent front porch makeover. Thankfully since the space is relatively small, I didn’t have to buy too much. I even got to use some of my items from our old house! Below is my list of items. Enjoy!

Front Porch Reveal

I am so excited to finally share my recent front porch makeover with you all! I have always dreamed of having a cozy little front porch, and the time has finally come. Since we are currently renting our house, I am unable to fix up the home exterior like I might with my own. So…

An East Texas Photo Shoot

Over the weekend, Graham and I spent our time in good ole Grapeland, Texas to celebrate his dad’s birthday. We typically go about twice a year and enjoy a nice weekend of family time, no TV, antique shopping, comfort food, and {this weekend} a fun impromptu photo session. Here are some of the pictures I…

Living Room – Where I Found my Items

As promised, I have finally made it back to the home decor realm of my blog!! Sorry for my a-d-d adventures in photography and graphic design lately… it is my 9-5 job though, so I’m ok with getting distracted every now and then;)

Baby Sawyers Newborn Photo Shoot

Ok… So I’ve got one more photography post and I SWEAR I’m back to home decor! Sorry guys, I’m just having too much fun over here! Later this week I will be posting where I found my items from my most recent living room reveal, so stay tuned:)

1st Birthday Photo Session

Lately I have been focusing a lot on building my new business, The Creative Cottage. I know I’ve been straying a bit from my {home decor} adventures, but I’ve just been having so much fun with the new business that I just HAVE to share it all with you guys! The Creative Cottage is 99%…



Hello all! My name is Amy, and welcome to my blog, The Blissful Bee – a place where you can follow my adventures in home design, DIY, fashion and life in general. I hope you feel free to browse around my site and contact me at with any questions or media inquiries. You can also visit my [press] page to see who I’ve worked with in the past.

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