little adventurer {oliver newborn session}

dustin and ann have got to be some of the absolute most laid back new parents i have ever had the pleasure of working with. from the minute i got to their home…it was just easy to be around them. i love learning about families and what they do as i am photographing them. dustin casually mentioned that he was a high school art teacher. the more i p…

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conrad {six months}

i adore this family. you have seen them on my blog before and they are wonderful friends who i can’t say enough good things about. i loooove being able to document such special moments for such amazing people. conrad is absolutely adorable and is sooo loved by his parents!!

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love…in its simplest form {ella newborn}

i am blessed over and over and over again by the amazing people who ask me to document their lives and welcome me into their homes. i knew i liked mary as soon as i received her initial email…but i had no idea just how much!!! this family. they truly are one of the great ones. when you walk in a home and just feel at peace-and witness n…

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6 months of pure cuteness {evelyn}

this sweet girl and her parents may look familiar to you. they are some of my absolute favorites and i have loooved seeing them 3 times over the past 8 months!!! first for their maternity shoot (one of my ALL time favorites to date)…then again for evelyn’s sweet newborn session…and again to capture this cutie at 6 months. kendall did a PERFECT job with the main outfit…just a diaper …

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curls galore + the biggest brown eyes {charlotte 1 year}

i will never tire of saying how truly wonderful my clients are!!! meeting new clients is one of my absolute favorite parts of this job and dana and cole prove that yet again!! being welcomed into their home to catch a glimpse of their day-to-day was pure joy for me!!! 🙂 this sweet family just moved here from chicago and dana and cole could not be more doting…

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welcome to the world {dawson’s birth}

danielle and i met a few years ago when our kids started a “mom’s day out” program together. i watched her go from two little ones, to three little ones, to three littles with a forth on the way. i loved our little chats in the halls and they became more frequent this year when grady (her oldest) declared his love for my hallie! 😉 i have photo…

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an explosion of color & love {parker’s newborn session}

I absolutely love walking into the home of a new client and just knowing that everything is a perfect fit. Photographing this family made my heart smile. When Andrea contacted me she knew that she wanted a lifestyle photo shoot in her home. And for me…lifestyle shoots don’t get much better than this. There were SO many beautifully, unprompted, sweet glances of love exchanged between Andrea & Rob…

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smiles + stripes {everett 6 months}

This face. I mean seriously. HE. IS. THE. CUTEST. It always amazes me how many changes happen within that first year of a little one’s life. And there is just something about the 6-10 month stage that I can not get enough of. Everett just reminded me of exactly why!!! His sweet innocent face, his infectious little smile, his observant deep brown eyes, his teeny tiny hands-grabbing his s…

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life-altering software for photographers {IRIS Works}

Any of you who know me-know I absolutely love people. And-one of my favorite things about being a photographer is the amazing people I have met doing this job. Meredith, the creator of iris Works, has been my partner in crime, my confidant, my second-shooter, my cheerleader, my listening ear, my dependable secondary viewpoint, and my constant business advisor since I began this whole journey. She is absolutely one…

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the perfect tree {hill family}

This family. I love them. They live 3 houses down and God knew that I needed someone just like Emily in my life. She is so incredibly kind and so very very real. She has absolutely saved me loads of money on therapy-and our conversations about anything and everything always fill my heart to the brim. I have photographed this sweet family before…and told their story-which is still one o…

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