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Online Photo Safety: What Do I Need to Know?

Being a boudoir photographer, I get this question a TON about online photo safety: “How Do I Take My Online Photo Safety Seriously?” Signing a model release for a boudoir session should be something you take a lot of consideration about. It’s easy for us as boudoir photographers to think it’s not a big deal; […]

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June 2, 2021

Toxic Relationships: It’s Time to Let Go

Phew, this might be a heavy one, Babes. Let’s talk about Toxic Relationships. It’s Time to Let That Toxic Relationship Go, Babe. We have all had that friend, family member, or coworker that deep down inside we know isn’t really doing us the best favours. These people may be energy vampires, folks that live for […]

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May 21, 2021

The Babes Club Future Mountains

The Babes Club; Our Future, and the Steps to Get There

I don’t think it came as much of a shock to anyone (or maybe it did!). On the evening of May 5th we went live and announced our move to the mountains. Yes, The Babes Club is moving! Currently our headquarters are in Regina, SK. Shawn and I have decided to make the move to […]

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May 6, 2021

I Married a Soul Digger

I’m sure you’ve heard the term “gold digger” before, right? Recently, I came across a post that was being shared around Social Media. It said “I want “gold digger” to include [people] that use [others’] emotional labour to “evolve” and “become better people”. I have a better term for this, because my ex-wife is one […]

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February 5, 2021

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Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Paige Shares her Story

CONTENT WARNING: Abuse, domestic violence, drug use. Today on the blog, Paige shares her story. October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month and Paige gave me her permission to share this story with you all. My early twenties were spent much different than my life now. I was newly single after a 5 year relationship […]

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October 7, 2020

Welcome to The Babes Club – Regina Boudoir Photography Studio

The Babes Club is officially live!! Exactly one month ago my husband Shawn and I officially launched our new business – The Babes Club! The Babes Club started out as a boudoir photography studio based out of Regina, Saskatchewan. Originally we were operating under the name Erika Gayle Photography but quickly realised that this movement […]

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September 30, 2020

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A Fat Girl’s Journey to Empowerment: Meet Roshelle

I am fat, no wait, I have fat. God that word used to hurt…FAT! I struggled with my weight most of my life. I’ve always been the fattest girl at school, the fattest girl in the room, always the fat friend. I can’t count how many times I’ve heard “you’re pretty for a big girl” […]

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July 5, 2020

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Boudie Babe Community Ambassador Guest Post: Meet Paige

I applied to be a Boudie Babe Community Ambassador for Erika because I was feeling SO confident when this process started. I was in a fantastic routine – work, gym, family and social life. Things were great. I was like “Yes, this will be the best year!” Just turned 30 in March, I was excited […]

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June 28, 2020

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What 100 Days Away From My Studio Taught Me

100 days away from my studio taught me a lot of lessons. When I first had to shut my studio down at the beginning of this pandemic, I was understandably devastated. It had only been 6 months since I had “officially” become full-time self-employed. I was scared that my studio wouldn’t survive being unable to […]

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June 21, 2020

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Titties for Kitties: A Regina Cat Rescue Fundraiser

Uhhh… “Titties for Kitties”?! If you’ve been following along for a while, you’ll know I have the softest soft spot for cats, and the softest bit of that is for my favourite local charity: Regina Cat Rescue. In this unprecedented time our local charities are suffering the most. With so many upcoming events being cancelled, […]

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May 6, 2020