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I had the best family session the other day, and just had to give a sneak peek of this fun family portrait. I love the contemporary feel of this image as kids and parents jumped in the hatchback of their Range Rover—a place where they spend much time running from activity to activity so I’m […]

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I have been having loads of fun working with the designer of Sweet Pea Style who designs and creates custom clothing for children. She has the most adorable holiday line premiering and I am excited to showcase a few of the designs on my blog. And for our little models who wore winter clothing in […]

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Things have been busy this summer. Not only have I had the priviledge of photographing so many wonderful families, but I have also been working hard at my own family’s summer photos—what a big treat that all is for me! I hope everyone is enjoying creating memories of their own with their little and loved […]

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I love this family. They are so warm, caring and always up for anything! Like an early morning picnic on a hot, steamy July day. And let me tell you, it was hot. But they are so willing to go with the flow and do whatever necessary to have fun and get the shot. My […]

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Meet Darren and Hannah. They are packing up their life in America to go care for orphaned and abandoned children in Mexico. Their heart is to shower these kids with God’s love, hope and promise for tomorrow—all the while meeting their immediate needs of today for food, water, shelter, clothing, and educational supplies. Darren and […]

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As the glowing sun sprinkled through the trees, I knew with every step I took to get to the lush backyard that I was walking into something really special. It was Mother’s Day and I was about to photograph a family of four generations. I was so happy that this family decided to make their […]

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There’s nothing quite like photographing a baby in his or her first days of life. In fact, if you are expecting a baby, it’s best to schedule your newborn session while pregnant—like this smart new mommy did. That way, when you’re on the way to the hospital, all arrangements are set and you’ll be sure […]

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Not only did I get to photograph the sweetest little redheads during this session, but we all got to go exploring together too! I love that this family lives within steps of the city. There are so many fun backgrounds, textures, and places for shooting. And then when we wanted to change it up a […]

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These two little children are so good to each other, and it certainly shows! I loved seeing their sweet interactions with each other as they hugged, played, and simply enjoyed being brother and sister. What an honor to capture their story together. (And in this photo below, didn’t mom do such a great job coordinating […]

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