the olson family

Posted in Maternity

Oh goodness, this fun fun fun family is about to get even better! Baby Olson is on the way – is it February yet?? Katie and Max have these vivid, magnetic personalities that perfectly complement each other. What a duo! They already have some parenting experience with their cute pup Charlie. She is crazy-loved, so […]

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aj & madeline

Posted in Maternity

Pure happiness is on it’s way for these two! Their maternity session was fun, sweet and heartwarming – despite some chilly weather. We walked around their breathtaking acreage, and I felt like I was with family, even though we’d just met. Their baby boy will be here in a matter of days – I’m so […]

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the wirtz family

Posted in Maternity

Welcome back to the blog, Wirtz fam! These three are delightful human beings. That’s maybe all I even need to say in the way of commentary on these photos, but I always have more to say, so I will. 🙂 The fourth delightful human being belonging to this crew will be here soon, and it […]

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the schmidt family

Posted in Maternity

Say hello to Mallory & Landon! They’re gonna be PARENTS!!! In a time when the world is filled with chaos, their lucky little girl is going to be welcomed into calm and peace. These two have plenty of that, and I imagine it has come in handy these last few months as they prepare for […]

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the schöche family

Posted in Maternity

The incredibly lovely Schöche duo – soon to be TRIO – joined me for a sweet session to celebrate such a big change in their lives. “Lovely” has to be the best word for these two. Stefan and Erika are so warm and kind, and they seem perfectly ready for their family to grow by […]

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alexandra & chris

Posted in Maternity

Oh my stars, this mama-to-be is RADIANT! Alexandra and Chris are preparing to meet their little one shortly, so they paused with me on a sweet July night to mark this special season and Alex truly stopped me in my tracks. She’s stunning. Maternity sessions have such a strong feeling of savoring – really taking […]

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the stanosheck family

Posted in Maternity

The joy on the faces of these soon-to-be-parents is so pure I can hardly stand it. They are SO, so excited about their baby boy, who should make his entrance into the world in just a few short weeks. It’s going to be a sweet, sweet thing to see the three of them together. April’s […]

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the hunke family

Posted in Maternity

You guys, the maternity / newborn session combo is where it’s at. It is the most fun, precious thing to hang out with a family before they add a baby, then show up and meet said baby a few weeks later and see the new normal taking place. I LOVE IT. Obviously, I cannot wait […]

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the schwarz family

Posted in Maternity

Joey and Tawna just happen to live down the street from me. Hey, fun neighbors! Want to know a fun fact? They get to meet their son THIS WEEK! Say hi to Frankie & Beans! They won an award for funniest/cutest doggie sibling names. Not really, but don’t you think they should? Speaking of awards […]

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the thomas family

Posted in Maternity

These three (soon-to-be-four!) occupy a special place in my heart. What a wonderful family! If you have the privilege of knowing Tyler, Mandy and Coralee, you know that they radiate good vibes, they are creative and passionate, and they work really hard to make the world a better place. I like them a lot. 🙂 […]

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jennifer & guillaume

Posted in Maternity

Best day! Guillaume and Jennifer are on the blog! When I met these two, all I could think about was how endearing of a couple they are, and how unbelievably lucky their baby is to have them as parents. What a sweet family. The feel of maternity sessions is so sweet. Love is in the […]

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best of 2018

Posted in Family

Whoops, is it not 2018 anymore? And NOT the first week of the New Year??? It’s March. Wellll, can I still post my Best of 2018? SURE! Late or not, I refuse to miss this fun business milestone and tradition of mine. It’s way too fun to look back on the previous year and all […]

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jared & anna

Posted in Maternity

There’s not a whole lot more exciting than expecting your first baby. Everything’s about to change for Jared & Anna, and they’re the kind of people who are going to seem like they’ve been parents forever after just days with baby. It just fits them. I was beyond honored to document this time of anticipation […]

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chad & halley

Posted in Maternity

This soon-to-be mom and dad radiate happiness, and I can’t wait to share their maternity session with you all! They make each other so comfortable and happy and are so fun to be around. I have a good feeling they’re just going to knock the whole parent thing out of the park. 😉 Halley, you’re […]

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best of 2017

Posted in Engagement

I’m definitely still awash in the glow of 2017. Putting this post together gets more difficult each year. So many amazing families, weddings and babies – so many favorites! I’m honored to have been present for each of these moments. Please enjoy: my best of 2017!

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the johnson family

Posted in Family

The bitty baby in this photo was born on Friday. It’s amazing. I cannot wait to meet her!!! I’m handling my excitement by blogging their maternity session. I bet it already seems like pregnancy was such a long time ago for this mama. Meet Oliver, who is now a big brother. He is incredibly handsome, […]

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lj & emily

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This night was calm, beautiful, peaceful, romantic – full of the quiet anticipation of waiting on a baby. Maternity sessions always have this feel, and I LOVE contrasting them with the newborn session that follows. Same people, different ballgame. 🙂 And these two, they’re gonna handle it so wonderfully! Emily is unbelievably beautiful, and while […]

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the cox family

Posted in Family

Gosh, talk about families that have become dear to me. Where to even start? I’ve just had the privilege of photographing these three lovely ladies a bunch of times in the last few years and I always look forward to it. I mean, we have FUN. 🙂 Kinsley is a ham, and doesn’t mind the […]

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