my name is shalese

welcome

and I've always loved to write things down.
I'm a writer, photographer, wife, and dog mom.
I run a wedding venue in Orange, Virginia, and whenever I have free time and a cheap plane ticket, I'm planning our next trip.

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The Weekender

Filed in : Personal, Travel

Hello again, blog!!  By the time you’re reading this, I’ve been back in the U.S. of A for two full days.  It has felt strange to be back.  I had to drive again after seven days in the Tube and on trains and on planes.  My Oyster card and camera are no longer permanently attached […]

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The Weekender

Filed in : Personal, Sneak Peek, Travel

I am currently blogging from my bed on this rainy morning.  I already have a strong feeling that as much as I WANT to edit photos all day . . . it’s going to be a struggle to get back to work after a fun, relaxing, lazy New Year’s yesterday.  Whitney & David’s beaming faces, […]

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Shalese Danielle Travels: The Biltmore in Asheville NC

Filed in : Personal, Travel

I had this weekend blocked off in my planner with black and white washi tape for about a month.  I don’t think I’ve ever loved anything more than hearing “block off a weekend” from Robert!   The best part of traveling somewhere, I believe, is the anticipation of it.   Waiting to finally head to […]

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The Weekender

Filed in : Personal, Travel

Happy Labor Day, friends!  I am back from the beach and back to work . . . tomorrow.  😉  Even after a week at the beach, I’m STILL beyond happy to have an extra day off of work before I dive into a crazy FALL wedding season!  Yes, I am considering all of my weddings […]

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The Nashville Visit

Filed in : Personal, Travel

What can I say about Nashville other than . . . ya gotta go!  It’s such an electric city.  I haven’t listened to country music in ages, but walking up and down Broadway hearing all these old country songs made me fall in love with it all over again.  Plus, who doesn’t love a city […]

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