two thousand nineteen.

2019. i am ready for you. this is going to be my year. i am so excited you are here with me as i expand my business. please take a look around and check out the updates and new information. i am no longer offering posed newborn shoots, as i no longer plan to have a studio in my home. i am also fully booked for the 2019 wedding season. i will begin discussing 2020 weddings in March of 2019.

2019. lets do this.

 

Taking care of business

i am back from maternity leave and ready to rock. but first a few orders of business…

* i plan to still have a modified schedule this winter, as i am nursing and still need to stay close to the babe.

* i am completely booked for the 2019 wedding session. {what?!}

* i will start booking for the 2020 season in March. {i need some time to get my calendar situated}

* i am not doing newborn photos for the foreseeable future, i don’t currently have a studio… and i am ready to shift my business in a bit of a different direction. with that being said, I am still offering fresh 48 sessions and lifestyle sessions which could be used instead. {head over to my pricing page for more info}.

* just because i can… here’s the newest babe.

baby h

it has been hot here… and if it isn’t hot, it’s raining. on the day of this shoot there was about three hours of neither; we were met with mild temperatures and beautiful overcast skies as the storm rolled in. it was a photography goldmine. not to mention the beautiful faces i was asked to capture that day.

happy six months sweet baby h.

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winter weddings.

early this year i shot two weddings both with temperatures below freezing. what an added challenge, not being able to spend hours outside. both weddings were absolutely breathtaking and such a blast.

not to mention that both of these weddings were for people who work day in and day out to better our community. including; a school counselor, a corrections officer, a probation agent, and a man who has served our country in the military. i have nothing but respect for these four and their dedication to helping people.

 

J&C

brrr it was cold, but what a fun crew. a beautiful and sweet ceremony, followed by a fun reception, ending with a great surprise for all the guests in attendance! ❤

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S&B

a night at the timber rattlers stadium, full of so many sweet memories and laughs. this group kept me on my toes, but were such a blast. thanks you two for personally keeping me safe over the years, you sure are a wonderful couple. ❤

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also little shout out to my ladies, i have two amazing second shooters that are crucial to my wedding days.

 

JC&B

when you know, you know. this beautiful bride contacted me two weeks before this day, not because they still hadn’t found a photographer, because they just decided to plan there wedding in two weeks. what a big job, but let me tell you, it was such a perfect day. they were surrounded by their closest friends and family, at an amazing location. to say this day was intimate is an understatement. everything about it was simple and so elegant. they both were glowing as they devoted their lives to each other and also made vows to their loved ones. and even ended all those important words with a fist bump. the day was filled with so much laughter and love.

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who needs cake when you have cheese curds. 😉

nate&&jess

let me start by saying, what an honor it is to be asked to capture life’s most important moments. but when it is people you hold near and dear to your heart; it is so much more meaningful. these are great friends of ours, who choose me to share in this particular life event. and on a beautiful day in this beautiful city, he got down on one knee, asking this beautiful women to be his forever. {it is awfully hard to see if you are in focus if you are tearing up, in case you were wondering.}

we then went on a wonderful tour of that side of town, stopping for photo ops, often. and eventually ended up at a huge gathering of friends and family to celebrate the betrothed couple. it was a day full of so much love and joy, you can see it on everyones faces. so much love to this gorgeous couple and congrats again. ❤

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milk bath minis

hey y’all. i am a tad obsessed with milk bath photos. so today i made my mini model for me. and look at this {i mean, how cute is she?}

so in the month of march, i have seven openings for milk bath minis. {on three different saturdays during the month}

. thirty mini sessions.

. baby must be able to sit up for extended periods of time.

. ages 6m-2yrs. {my bucket is pretty small.}

. i provide the milk, the “garnish” and any other props.

. $75. {includes the session, and 10 edited images and the rights.} DSC_7655

Baby E

seriously you guys look at this face. don’t you want to smooch those cheeks. this little miracle man was such a joy to shoot. i had the pleasure of praying for him and his health since he was in his mommy’s belly. God answers prayers, and also made this adorable face.

thank you for hanging out with me little man, and for jamming to “if your happy and you know it,” with me. DSC_5060DSC_5084DSC_5105DSC_5236DSC_5274