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Hip Grandma

Armed with a camera and an adventurous spirit.

Hi and welcome! I am Veronica Bareman, Hip Grandma, Wife, Mother, Photographer, and Adventurer!  As a passionate woman just starting the middle years of my life, I am here to share my journey with you and take you along on my many adventures in parenting, grandparenting, traveling and coping with mental health stuff (my own and the people I love) and capturing it all in pictures!  Welcome to my little piece of the world.  Enjoy your time here.

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The Top 5 Restaurants For Breakfast In Holland Mi

Going out for breakfast in Holland Mi should be at the top of your list if you’re planning a trip here or if you live here and just need to try something new. We have some of the very best restaurants in Holland.  My husband and I love to eat out.  We’re kind of pros at it, it seems.  Next time you’re heading out for breakfast, check out one of these 5 places!

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5 Ways Fear Based Thinking Holds You Back from Becoming a Better Photographer

Did you know that fear-based thinking could be keeping you stuck and making you feel like a mediocre photographer? If you’ve been reviewing your images and are not as happy with them as you could be, then you could be suffering from a good old-fashioned case of fear.  If you’re struggling with a fear based mindset, you could be convincing yourself that you are okay with your results.  Fear can be keeping you from taking risks or working toward a goal. 

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5 Incredible Locations for a Gorgeous Autumn Photoshoot

It’s the time of year when moms (and grandmas) begin thinking about an Autumn Photoshoot. The kids are going back to school, the mornings are starting to feel cool and crisp, and the birds are beginning to fatten up for their migration south or their cold winter months up north. Yes. It’s time for family photos, and whether you’re a hobby photographer or a pro, you will need a session location for your photo shoots! Here are five great spots to consider to make this year’s autumn photoshoot the best one yet!

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