• Children,  Family

    The Beautiful W. Family

    Meet the W. Family…

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    My daughter loves Kimberlee. She was her teacher and the giver of great big hugs. She has a wonderful way with kids.

    As I started shooting their family session, an image of Kimberlee popped into my head, and I knew I had to get this photo of her. Isn’t she stunning?

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    and then I turned the focus to the two of them….

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    love, love, love…

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    And to their good-looking blued eyed kids, whom I immediately loved…

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    Thank you so much for asking me to capture your beautiful family. I loved every minute of it!


  • Children,  Family

    Chasing Hayden

    Meet Hayden…

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    He’s soon going to be two! ¬†He had us running for the entire session! He’s on the move, full of curiosity and energy.

    This was my first time meeting this family and they are awesome! Mom and Dad are patient and adore Hayden to pieces. The way they look at their little boy holds a whole lot of love and pride.

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    I had about a half a second to get this shot, he’s so quick!

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    There’s nothing better than a running hug ūüôā

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    Thank you so much for the fun morning! Hayden is adorable.


  • Children,  Family

    Family Time with the B. Family

    Meet the B. Family…

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    I’m proud to say, this family is my family. Kendra is my first cousin. It’s been an honour capturing their special life moments: from their engagement, to their wedding (back when I still shot weddings), to maternity sessions, to newborns sessions, to family photos.

    I wish you could hear L.’s voice. ¬†It’s the cutest voice ever and he talks non-stop! I love his personality, so full of life and curiosity. I can’t wait till baby P. starts talking. I know there’s a cute little voice in there just waiting to pop out.

    One of the things I love about L., is his smile. It’s the EXACT same smile as Kendra’s. Takes me back to our days growing up together.

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    Thank you for the fun evening! Your kids are adorable. I love capturing your beautiful family.

    From my heart to yours,


  • Children,  Family

    Seven Years Capturing the S. Family

    Meet the S. Family…

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    This was our 7th year getting together to capture their family love story. We meet on the same week-end every year, and it’s fun looking back through the years to see how the kids have grown and changed.

    I adore how this family makes the time to document the various stages in their lives. When you are in the middle of daily family life, it’s easy to forget that one day you’ll look back at those years and wonder where the time went. Perhaps even forget the “little” things that shape the days. The “little” things become important things because they become memories. To be able to document that is amazing.

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    …and out of nowhere, a spontaneous headstand

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    Another yearly tradition, the family silhouette.  Love it!

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    Thank you so much for once again making the trip out to see me.  I loved every minute of it.

    From my heart to yours,


  • cake smashing,  Children,  Family

    Outdoor Cake Smash!

    Meet the B. Family…

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    It’s been a little over a year since I photographed their family back when they were anxiously awaiting baby B.’s arrival to their family.¬†And now, she’s One! With a perfect +24 September day, we thought we’d take advantage of the beautiful weather and capture her cake smashing outside. Perfect.

    We started with family photos first…

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    Onto the cake smashing! Mom made her sweet birthday girl an amazing big cupcake, nice work!

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    Her brother and sister were itching to get in there and help a sista’ out…

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    Thank you for the fun night! I loved spending time with your family.

    From my heart to yours,


  • Children,  Couples,  Family

    The Beautiful L. Family

    Meet the L. Family

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    Last year, I photographed Trevor and Bonnie for a fun trash the dress session. Check out that session by clicking HERE.

    I was excited when Bonnie asked me to capture her family. Their kids are so cute! Oh my are they ever…

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    And they’re also hilarious…

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    I asked the kids to pick whatever pose their little heart’s desired. They had no problem with that…

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    I love their personalities!

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    Thank you so much for the fun evening. You have a beautiful family my friend!

    From my heart to yours,


  • Children,  Your Story

    Three Fun Years of Sawyer!

    Meet Sawyer (I adore this boy)!

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    I’ve been taking photos of Sawyer and his sister since they were babies. Every year their parents book me for their birthdays to document exactly who they are at each stage of life. The BEST part about this arrangement is their parents give them complete freedom to do whatever they want during their sessions. It’s completely unstructured and I just chase them around for an hour.

    Because they each get their very own birthday shoot, the only tricky part for the kids is that it’s frustrating when it’s not their turn. ¬†Take for example Sawyer’s expression during his sister’s artistic birthday shoot earlier this year…

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    Now it’s Sawyer’s turn and he’s into dump trucks, playing in dirt making mud pies, exploring with walking sticks, and making “alphabet soup potion” in the water.

    He’s lively, inquisitive, energetic, talkative, and 100% ¬†hilarious.

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    He was enthralled with making mud pies, until he realized he was dirty…

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    Then he beckoned for wipes…immediately. STAT.

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    All clean…

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    His big sister and Dad joined in for a couple photos (by the way, that tree trunk has magical powers).

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    You may not be able to tell from these photos, but he’s really fast. He had us all running the entire session!

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    Happy birthday Sawyer!

    Thank you for yet another fun session. I can’t begin to explain how much I love documenting the kid’s milestones.

    From my heart to yours,


  • Family

    Fun with the E. Family

    Meet the E. Family

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    Besides the odd snapshot, they told me they haven’t had family photos since the girls were in Elementary school. I’m so happy they asked me to capture their family for updated photos!

    This was my first time meeting them all, and I was immediately taken by their fun personalities! They had me laughing through out the session.

    This series of photos is a perfect example as to why…

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    I love how the girls kept their composure with their giggling parents behind them. ha!

    All that laughter and love has made for a very important milestone that’s approaching. They are coming up on their 30th wedding anniversary! Congratulations and much respect!

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    Thank you for the fun evening. It was a pleasure!


  • Children,  Family

    Little Farm Girl at Heart

    Meet the O. Family…

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    It’s been over a year since we captured Brynn’s newborn session together. ¬†Brynn was born with a full head of hair, and now at 15 months her hair is all the way down her back. I’m completely smitten with her, she’s such a sweetheart.

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    I have so much respect for their family. There’s an abundance of patience, love, and happiness within it. ¬†They are surrounded by people who adore them simply because they are amazing. I would say they are lucky in love, but it’s not luck…they deserve every bit of it.

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    Oh my, isn’t her kissy face the most adorable thing you’ve ever seen?!

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    Brynn is a little farm girl at heart! She has no fear. She runs full-tilt down hills knowing she will land safely in the arms of her parents (although I’m sure it’s a full-time job keeping up with her!). I wish you could hear her little laugh paired with the sound of her “squeaker” shoes as she ran.

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    Thank you for asking me to capture your family once again. You are very blessed!

    From my heart to yours,


  • Children,  Family,  Newborns

    Welcoming Lucas with Love

    Welcome to the world sweet bright-eyed Lucas.

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    Oh my, he’s adorable! As the G. family walked into my house for his newborn session, I could feel the huge amount of love for this tiny little boy. A few week ago, we met for a maternity session (click HERE to see the post). The girls were excited to finally meet their baby brother and now that he’s here they are full of devotion (and kisses) for him.

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    Their excitement is infectious!

    Lucas was bright-eyed for most of the session, he finally gave in to sleep thanks to his Mom’s gentle touch.

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    Congratulations G. Family. ¬†I’m over the moon happy for you all. Much love!