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HOW TO FEEL COMFORTABLE IN FRONT OF THE CAMERA (and get *real* candid shots)⠀ You have decided it is time to get some photos taken. You start looking through Instagram for a photographer. When you look through their work, it seems every person is happy, confident & comfortable. You feel nervous because you know you […]

Business, photo sessions

February 23, 2021

How to feel confident in front of the camera

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Shopping local is more important than ever. Here are some of our fave shops here in the Okanagan as well as throughout the country: Adorable Art Prints Our fave coffee Boho Home Decor Stickers to represent the Okanagan The most aesthetic safety razor Thick, high quality scrunchies Keychains & tote bags with personality  Botanical themed […]


December 3, 2020

CANADIAN GIFT GUIDE: shopping local 2020

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Kelowna Girls Photography Retreat (Youtube Video to go along can be found here) During my first years as a photographer, it was really lonely. I didn’t have anyone in my life that was a photographer by occupation. All I wanted was a photographer friend. There were a few times when I reached out to photographers […]

Business, explore

December 1, 2020

Okanagan Photography Retreat.

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The dream. A lot of couples dream of being able to see their significant other all the time. We get it. That was us a few years ago. But what happens when you go from being like ships in the night, passing by and checking in a few times a week, to suddenly spending every […]

marriage, Personal

September 21, 2020

managing your relationship with your spouse while running a business together | our story

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Intimate British Columbia Wedding This wedding was originally supposed to have a large guest list but due to covid, the couple had to make different arrangements. They switched to a more intimate wedding, with the only guests being their wedding party and immediate family members. A few weeks before the wedding was supposed to take […]


September 18, 2020

Bride Surprises Groom with Helicopter Ride | Intimate Vancouver Adventure Wedding

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Jillian Harris’s Kelowna Airbnb If you are in need of the perfect Kelowna staycation, Jillian Harris’s Airbnb is the perfect base. It is walking distance from downtown, and has the most details I have ever seen in a rental property! Just an FYI, this was not a paid or sponsored trip—we paid for this entirely […]


September 15, 2020

Staying In Jillian Harris’s Kelowna Airbnb | Girls Business Trip

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Levi & I have been creating maps for a while now, and while we love growing our shop with new locations, custom maps are always a favourite thing to create. We have surpassed our goal of creating over 100 maps, and we treasure each story that has been shared with us describing the meaning of […]


June 5, 2020

10 Location Ideas for Hand Drawn Maps

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One of the main beliefs we hold at Wilder Heart is that we can find adventure in every day moments. When we started our business, we had just gotten engaged and wondered what pursuing creativity in the mundane could look like. We had recently come back to Canada from months of studying and travelling across […]

creative living, explore

May 1, 2020

Seeking Adventure in the Everyday

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When I was in my teenage years, Mondays used to be the worst day of the week. Partially because I had to go back to school after the weekend, but another reason was simply that everyone else hated Mondays. Not to be dramatic, but society as a whole has created a stigma around Mondays & […]

creative living, Personal

May 1, 2020

How to Love Mondays

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In 2019 it was a major goal of mine to get back into my habit of reading on a regular basis. It was one of the goals that I was the proudest of actually accomplishing. My years in elementary school were constantly spent in books. Libraries and book stores have always been a safe place […]


April 14, 2020

Technology Took Over my Hobbies.