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I'm a hopeless romantic who finds great joy in capturing connection and beauty wherever I go.

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Donalson Wedding

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Weddings

Happy to finally share the wedding of a creative duo that is dear and near to my heart. Abigail is the singer/songwriter, actress, fun gal with a contagious laugh. Alex is a human observer and documentarian who uses his camera to share connection & curiosity. These two wed under a canopy of trees and loved […]

Mother’s Day: Grab The Freebie

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Motherhood Monday

As we are all slowly phasing out of quarantine life and celebrating the women who have kept things going, I wanted to share a guide I created for you. I want this to inspire you and increase the joy that comes with raising children. It is a miracle we get to partake in each day. […]

Sweet and Snuggly Newborn Session

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Families

Motherhood is full of things you can’t control. One of them is how irresistible your baby becomes. All you want to do is snuggle until the end of time. That is true for Kenzie and her sweet baby boy. He is a cuddle bug! So much so that not even their Belgian Malinois, Akela, could […]

The #FrontPorchProject

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Families

In an effort to do good and share it with our community during the pandemic, the #FrontPorchProject was born. This was not about making a profit, it was about helping to make a difference. And what a perfect opportunity to document families at home than now? Proceeds went to KidsPACK, an organization that works tirelessly […]

A Screaming Toddler and the COVID-19

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Personal

After a week full of mixed emotions about the virus and two girls with a cold, I’ve had moments to reflect.Well, I’ve forced myself to reflect.I practice mindfulness. This is something I’ve been intentional about in my life but more specifically in parenting since reading Shauna Shapiro’s book, Mindful Discipline: A Loving Approach to Setting […]

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Grainger Family Session

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Families

Every time I get to photograph a power couple, I am bursting with creativity and ideas. Chris & Mercedes are the definitions of it! Chris runs the popular DJ business Graingertainment while Mercedes is a fashion blogger , personal stylist, and curator for Impish Vintage. For our session, we collaborated on location ideas until we […]

Mornings with Intention

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Motherhood Monday

Last month I read a book that brought new depths to my role as a mother. In my research to incorporate more of Charlotte Mason’s theory of education (I’m already a fan of Montesorri & Waldorf), I came across the idea of a Morning Basket. A Morning Basket is a collection of books and specific […]

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