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I’ve always enjoyed quotes. They’ve inspired me, encouraged me and often evoked a particular emotion or feeling. I find beauty and intrigue in the simplicity of their ability to capture my attention in just a simple phrase. Quotes tell a story. They are a verbal or written snapshot of a specific moment of time that can’t be redone or duplicated and yet when quoted have the ability to bring about those same emotions as when it first took place.

Photography is a vessel that allows me the privilege of capturing the moments that tell your story, a history, a personal unique and individual time that can’t be repeated or reproduced. My hope is that the story told in your photographs will allow you in years from now to share the original feelings your special day evoked with a world that otherwise wouldn’t have been able to experience it, feelings of pure joy, excitement, anticipation, pleasure, friendship and of love.

There is a story waiting to be told between each set of quotations and since pictures speaks a thousand words... let's give the world your stories.

I hope you enjoy the blog and seeing my work in a little more detail!

Archive for 'Newborn'

Nine months, somehow it goes so fast and so slow and just like that the time has past and your whole world has changed. This beautiful family is getting ready to welcome their newest addition any day now and I couldn’t be more excited for them. I can’t wait to meet the little Mr. or Misses and spend some more time with them all again.

5 squishy adorable pounds of love. It felt like forever for this little man to arrive, and I couldn’t have been more excited when he did. His folks are two very special people in our lives and I can’t wait for all the adventures our kids are going to go on. My husband grew up with his mamma Kathryn so I think it’s really neat we had the girl and they had a little boy – I can’t wait for all the crazy adventures they are going to have!

 

You know when you meet someone and you feel like you’ve know them forever and could be instant friends? That’s how I felt about these two – not only could I have photographed Lennon for HOURS I could have also chatted with these two equally as long.

I’d met Devon years ago and then would see him and Erin through some mutual friends every so often, I was beyond excited to hear they were expecting and equally (maybe a little more) excited when they asked if I could capture Lennons first moments.

Enjoy!

 

I’ve loved being a part of Britney and Brians journey, from the baseball gender reveal to the maternity session and now getting to meet little Kaimbri. I couldn’t get over how much hair she had!! We also, of course, had to incorporate something baseball!

Pregnancy is quite the journey, and like any journey it’s one best shared. Sarah and I have been friends for years and when I got pregnant with my first I’d asked her when they were going to have kids.  I remember her telling me before they started a family she wanted to want kids for three months before they started trying. I can totally appreciate that, I’d told Josh when he was ready for kids… I’d need 6 months to let it sink in before we started trying haha. Anyway, after that whenever we got together I’d give her a hard time always asking “has it been three months yet??” I’m sure that got annoying after a while, but there are some friends you’d love to have kids around the same age…. and Sarah is one of them.  So, I bet you can imagine my delight when she told me they were expecting, and it just happened to be that we were expecting our second as well.

Our babies were born two weeks apart, and I had the absolute pleasure of photographing sweet baby Jade.

Congrats you two… she is beautiful!

I dont think I’ve ever met anyone with the name Matilda before and I absolutely love it, such a sweet and beautiful name! Matilda was so cute during her session, she LOVED sucking and even all wrapped up she’d try and find something, including her shoulder. My favorite was when she perfectly started sucking her thumb, she defiantly made me work trying to get a few photos without her hands in her face but it was well worth it!

I loved spending the afternoon with James and his Mom and Dad. James was absolutely adorable and I couldn’t get over how photogenic his parents were.

 

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Quinn was my first visitor in my new (work in progress) studio. She was just the sweetest and had the most adorable pout face! Apparently she sleeps all the time, that wasn’t the case for us, but you won’t be able to tell! It’s always a joy when you get invited to capture these fresh new moments, and it was an honor to photograph Quinn and her big sister when she was just a newbie too.

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I don’t think I’ve ever had a baby sleep as well as Owen did! Once we got that little man all wrapped up he was OUT! He gave us a smile and a kiss and was just the sweetest! I had so many favorites from this session it was so hard to choose!

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From love to marriage to a second baby in the baby carriage – I’ve been able to capture the moments along the way for this wonderful family, and it’s been an absolute privilege!

Little Quinn was a sweetheart, I got my baby snuggles and she even gave me a couple of little smiles through her session! Doesn’t that face just melt your heart?!

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