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Life Beyond the Waterfall

Life Beyond the Waterfall

One of the most heartbreaking days of my life happened exactly five years ago. Having pivoted from just "people" photography to pets AND people a year or two prior I finally hit an upcurve in business. My clients were amazing and fall sessions were filling. As a...

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You Raised $350 for adoptable pets!

You Raised $350 for adoptable pets!

In May we held the annual Garden Paws (formerly Spring Me) Pet Portraits Fundraiser for Animal Friends Alliance. I set up the studio with hanging ivy, wooden crates, bouquets of cloth flowers and fun floral collars. First we photographed all the adoptable animals....

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Overcomplicated –> Simplified

Overcomplicated –> Simplified

Do you overcomplicate ideas too? Saturday morning enjoying an early morning coffee in the backyard I couldn't help but notice the gorgeous warm light on Bailey as she wandered around the yard with the little sunflowers glowing behind her. As a natural teacher my mind...

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Manicured or Wild?

Manicured or Wild?

The most popular time of year for photo sessions is the fall. And it's nearly here! Whether for the cooler temps, the pretty colors, or holiday gift perhaps you are ready for your fall portrait session. The first step in the process is a planning meeting. I ask a...

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Fall Portrait Season is Here!

Fall Portrait Season is Here!

he cottonwood tree in my backyard is teasing us with a few yellow leaves already. Could that mean fall is just around the corner? My daughters, friends and sister plan a Multi-State Date every year in September. We all go to the coffee shop on the same day and enjoy...

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Milk & Cookies

Milk & Cookies

When preparing to visit my daughter, Amber, we always make a Pinterest board of potential photo ideas. With Henry's 6 month mark quickly approaching she asked that we do a Milk Bath session. I had never heard of this concept and found myself down a rabbit hole. Babies...

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