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Jessica Simmonds-Short

Jessica Simmonds-Short

Digital Marketing Intern for Fracture. The next acai bowl or cup of coffee is just a scoot ride away. Go Gators.

How to Do Some Good: 9 Great Ideas

Getting Started: Let the Kids Choose the Cause Charity shouldn’t seem like a chore – it’s meant to be joyous, as in something you want to do. The key? Let the kids choose a few causes that interest them, even if the ideas are as general as pets, school lunches or having warm winter clothing. (The same applies to adults looking for a good cause to support on their own.) Once you’ve found something to be passionate about, it’s a …

11 Thoughtful and Unique Photo Gift Ideas

Deck the walls with fabulous photos, fa la la la la la la la la. Time to go from drab to fab this holiday season and become the ultimate gift giver. Toss away the cuff links, ties, and ugly sweaters and pick up our brand spankin’ new personalized photo gift guide. This guide will transform your favorite pictures into unique and thoughtful gifts. Ready your credit cards, set up the gift wrap, and SHOP! 1. Snow Globes $6.69 Nothing says Christmas …

How to Take your Travel Photography to the Next Level

Robert Schrader is a photographer, writer and founder of the award-winning travel blog Leave Your Daily Hell. He looks forward to ordering his first Fracture print, if he can select just one of his photos, that is. Travel photography can be a frustrating pursuit, what with all the jaw-dropping images flooding the internet and social media these days. It’s easy to feel inadequate about your images, no matter how good they are, or how much effort you’ve put into them. …

Save a Horse, Gift a Fracture

Here at Fracture we get some pretty cool requests of memories that people want to celebrate on glass. Every week we share some on social media with the hashtag #FractureinFocus. These images and moments caught our eye and remind us why we do what we do. One story in particular, has sparked our interest and pulled at our heart strings, which we want to share with you. Debbie, a horse and Fracture lover alike, recently got a photo of her foal, …

15 Ways to Get Creative with Family Beach Photos

As summer quickly approaches, the beach toys, towels, and sunblock are getting packed for a summer by the sea.  Now is the time whip on your best white shirt and khaki pants and get down to the beach and take some adorable family pictures. We’ve picked our favorite poses to add some fun twists to your family beach pictures! 1. Beautiful backdrops Grab a cute swimsuit & sandals for your little ones and have a photo shoot! Add a cute …

Decor Tips for People Who Hate Decorating

Decorating isn’t your favorite thing; in fact, it’s not even in your top 50. Don’t worry – your space can still look amazing without spending countless hours planning its design. These simple tips will allow your inner interior designer to shine through. You just may end up impressing yourself. 1. Declutter Now to some people, decluttering may not sound like a decorating tip, but it’s probably the most important part of the process. Remove everything that has no reason to …