mr. energy {weida family}

i adore working with this next family. i wen to HS with jen & john and they have been clients since harry was born. each time i photograph them- i am so very thankful that they choose me over and over to document special moments in their lives. it truly means the world when i see clients again and again! 🙂 the evenings usually consist of catching up…

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high school sweethearts + 3 beautiful kids {sukurs family}

this next family…adore. i normally work with little little ones…which made this session with older kids sooo fun!!! charlotte, jack, and natalie were just awesome-no other way to put it!!! 🙂 allison and chad were sooo wonderful to work with-and all in all-working with families like this one makes my heart super happy!!! the day we were supposed to do the shoot it was POURING!!! but-the for…

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beautiful chaos {malenkos family}

i have one goal in mind when i photograph families; to capture something real. i believe that when most families desire photographs of their family it is for a purpose…needing updated images on their wall…holiday cards…document ages…etc. all of this is fine and great-but i SOOO hope that instead of giving clients what most would deem “holiday card” worthy-they end up with so much more. i want clie…

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Love on the water {barry family session}

this next family is simply wonderful. that is all i can really say. mimi & jim…your laid back attitude and ability to just slow down time and love on each other was so much fun to capture! and gus…just *wait* until you see his heart-melting, completely contagious smile!!!! when mimi sent me a picture of what she hoped gus would wear for the shoot…i just knew we ha…

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precious little one {evelyn newborn session}

I absolutely loved spending the afternoon with this sweet family the other week. I met Kendall and David when they were expecting their first baby and their maternity session is absolutely one of my favorite sessions to date…go check it out here if you haven’t seen it yet! 🙂 Everything about working with Kendall and David for their maternity session was so wonderful…that I was anxio…

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dancing in the sunlight {shiplov family session}

this next family-it honestly does not get much better than this. they are absolutely beautiful people…i mean seriously beautiful people. and even better-some of the sweetest clients i have ever had the privilege of working with!!! i adored everything about meeting this family and spending a lovely evening capturing such a pureness of love that it just oozed from each of them to one another. we had an a…

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happy couple {allie & matt west baden wedding}

i don’t shoot many weddings…which makes the ones that i do incredibly special. i truly look forward to them-i love talking to the bride throughout the process-and hearing the constant excitement in their voice! 🙂 being a part of this next wedding was so so so much fun!! i met allie, the bride, when she started babysitting for my littles a couple of years ago. she and…

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Protected: pure joy {thacker family session}

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welcome jackson {lifestyle newborn session}

I absolutely ADORE the parents featured below…and it was super easy to fall in love with mr. jackson right away!!!! Meghan & Patrick are previous engagement clients and family of one of my very best friends. I was SO excited when Patrick’s wonderful mom decided to gift them with a session for Meghan’s shower. However, the week before the shower Jackson decided to arrive a little early…

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doubly blessed {emma & grace twin lifestyle session}

these gorgeous baby girls entered the world about 8 weeks early and both spent some necessary time in the NICU before coming home to their very excited parents & their big brother, ben. lizzie had contacted me really wanting a newborn session and told me all about emma & grace’s entrance into the world. she knew she wanted some ‘posed’ shots of the girls together…but also really wanted to be i…

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