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Destination Wedding Photographer | October 2018 Goals |

Well, here we are…it’s October!!!

Seriously, September just FLEW by!!!! Final 3 months of the year are here, and I know that they are going to be amazing!!!


Photography Goals for October

September was so great, even though it went by so fast!!! So much happened, that it’s nice to take a break and catch up and review a few of my favorite things that happened in September!!!

Photographed 3 beautiful weddings this month!

So much love and beauty this month! I truly love documenting these special days!!!!Hawaii Wedding Photographer |Vanessa Hicks Photography

Finally got TSA Precheck!!

And I have no idea why I waited so long! It’s been amazing and great for all of my mainland travel coming up!

Went to California!!

California was amazing!!! I was able to do a lot of networking, and I had 5 sessions in 3 days, including at Disneyland!!! I did enjoy myself at Disneyland and I can’t wait to go back!!!

Vanessa Hicks Photography Destination Wedding Photographer

Ok, with the busy month, having my goals written down and in front of me will keep me on track to have a successful month!!!Motivational Quotes

Check out my 5 personal and business goals for October!


  • Get our family flu shots
  • Bake fall treats once a week with the girls
  • Have a beach day(s) a few days this month before rainy season comes
  • Start 80 day obsession workout!
  • Decorate the house for fall!


  • Book 2 weddings this month!
  • Finish business Course!
  • Head to California twice this month!!!!
  • Buy Mark 4 Camera
  • Plan last styled shoot for the year!

And there you have it!!! Have you written down your goals for October?? What’s one thing you would like to get done this month??

Vanessa Hicks Photography has been named Hawaii’s #1 Wedding Photographer for 2018 by Hawaii Magazine! Also specializes in engagements, couples, family and maternity sessions! Available for travel on all Hawaiian Islands and worldwide! Based in Hawaii and California!

Check out a few of my favorite blogs:

Sarah + Tom’s Lanikai Elopement

Kaitlin + Mitch’s Kauai Engagement Session

Sarah’s Disneyland Photoshoot




  1. Ashton

    October 3rd, 2018 at 4:09 am

    Feeling pretty stoked that you want to try 80 day obsession!

  2. Raina

    October 3rd, 2018 at 4:16 am

    SO true about October being like April for accountants. I completely agree!! Good luck with reaching all your goals for the month!

  3. Fran

    October 3rd, 2018 at 4:20 am

    I love how you have listed your goals! I have yearly goals but I haven’t thought sbout monthly goals yet!! I can’t esit to see what you get up to with the new camera!

  4. Amber

    October 3rd, 2018 at 4:21 am

    Hope you crush your goals!

  5. Lindsay

    October 3rd, 2018 at 4:21 am

    Loving your October goals!! I know you’re going to crush them all!!!

  6. Audrey

    October 3rd, 2018 at 12:04 pm

    I always loooove your goals blog… it lights a fire under my bum!!!

  7. Kate Lynn

    October 3rd, 2018 at 12:39 pm

    TSA pre check is definitely goals!

  8. Kate Lynn

    October 3rd, 2018 at 12:40 pm

    Pre check is goals!

  9. Tricia

    October 3rd, 2018 at 1:08 pm

    I always love reading your goals. The personal ones as well as the business ones!

  10. Candice

    October 3rd, 2018 at 2:21 pm

    Girrrrl I’m wanting that mark 4 too!

  11. Lifelong Impressions

    October 3rd, 2018 at 3:54 pm

    Those are good October goals!

  12. Emily

    October 3rd, 2018 at 4:10 pm

    I’m feeling inspired to make my own list of goals this month! Thank you for the motivation!

  13. Marie

    October 3rd, 2018 at 6:34 pm

    Love that you make your personal and business goals publicl! I’m sure it helps you stay accountable.

  14. Tasha

    October 3rd, 2018 at 8:52 pm

    Great goals. Still on the edge of the flu shots though

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