Laura Lubrano

Laura is a freelance writer in Michigan who is inspired by the beauty in everyday life. In her free time, she enjoys cooking (and eating), DIY projects, and binge-watching Netflix.

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DIY: Memory Shadow Box

Shadow boxes (aka “display frames”) are one of my favorite new ways to display pictures and mementos.  Shadow boxes let you show off your beloved pictures like regular picture frames, but since they have the extra depth between the back of the…

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Tips For Taking Perfect Candid Photos

I love the look of candid pictures. There’s something about the authentic, natural emotions encapsulated in them that’s impossible to get in posed shots. However, taking candids isn’t very easy. The goal is to capture real situations and emotions, which is only…

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DIY: Turn Your Photos Into 3D Works of Art

My home is filled with photos of my family, friends, and favorite places. However, I’m always looking for fun new ways to display these photos, besides just framing them.  Recently, I came across a cool 3D photograph, and thought it looked like…

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DIY Gift Idea: Photo Recipe Cards

I love pretty much everything about the holiday season (the decorations! the music! the food!). But one of my favorite things is giving gifts. Over the last few years, I’ve transitioned into giving more homemade gifts rather than store-bought. Not only does it…