across the table
"So, we all die.
We just don’t talk about it. And by IT, I mean, what actually happens when someone dies. We’re all curious about it but we also know that we can’t say “I’m sorry your Grandma passed away. Who did you call when it happened? Did she go to the morgue? Did you write the obituary?“
"This was one of my favorite maternity sessions, simply because this Mama was so excited to capturing her pregnancy. Previous losses gave them gave them such gratitude for this growing baby in her belly and it showed in her eyes and in her smile."
"Creating sauce from fruit is so delicious and perfectly simple. It's the perfect way to welcome summer into our kitchens.
You can add it to ice cream, shortcake, pancakes, french toast, angel food cake, biscuits, oatmeal or just lick it directly off the spoon.
This was one of my favorite maternity sessions, simply because this Mama was so excited to capturing her pregnancy. Previous losses gave them gave them such gratitude for this growing baby in her belly and it showed in her eyes and in her smile. You’ll have to see for yourself…
Field sessions in June and September are my favorite sessions in the world. And this family? One of my favorites. In a favorite field. In one of my favorite months. Since this session, they’ve welcomed a new member to their family! (I’ll be sharing her newborn session soon.)
We sat in the back of the cafe, in leather chairs that made us feel cozy yet very important. The lights were dim, the walls dark, the coffee…excellent. If you’ve never been to Fluid in downtown Valparaiso, it’s important that you try it. Very different, a big focus on great flavors, streamlined ordering and relaxed, […]
Oh guys…this little sweet chunk of a boy, all smiles, piercing blue eyes, extraordinarily sweet and soft demeanor. You must see his first year session. When I think about his family looking back at this photos for years and years and years, it’s the most joyful thought. I’ll shut up now. Go look at him […]
This was another one of my favorite sessions last year. From the minute we hit the sand, we hit the ground running. Play, laughter, hugs, waves racing, it was so much fun. The very best part is that we captured joy, laugh lines, hand holding and cuddles. My favorite kind of session.
18 years ago, this sweet girl entered this world, weighing just over 4 pounds. Through the years, her quiet, kind demeanor has graced lives that are lucky enough to be surrounded by her. I’m one of the lucky ones. Jenna is my niece and I’m her favorite aunt. Well, she’s never told me that I’m […]
It really was the most beautiful summer day. The sun was shining, a few clouds were in the distance, just the way I like it for beach sessions. My clients and I had attempted to shoot the week before but it was extremely gloomy and just plain blue, so I was thrilled that it was […]