grow life – save sarah’s garden!

I often feel like I should do something about things going on around me, things I believe in, things that I amView full post »

baby harrison – a love story

Kristin and Sam are two of the funniest, most thoughtful people I have ever met! They are so perfect for each other,View full post »

journal – morning musings

Sometimes I question our decision to homeschool. It’s a lot of work and responsibility.  I wonder if I’mView full post »

mini sessions – may 2015

Mini sessions are scheduled for May 16 & 17. These sessions are great for small children, maternity sessions, andView full post »

leah – senior session

I love meeting my clients in person before their sessions… but that wasn’t practical with Leah, since she lives inView full post »

journal – sweet josephine

Two hearts beating inside one body, connected by a vessel, sharing feelings and creating a bond before ever meeting… aView full post »

seneca – senior session

I had so much fun photographing Seneca! She knew exactly what she wanted for her senior session… to be in theView full post »

joe & emily… 2014

It’s no secret… this is my favorite winter by far! It’s been unusually sunny and I am loving all of this snow! IView full post »

journal – always feel this way

Chaos spins around me as I attempt to make two large and different pots of soup at the same time… preparing lunchesView full post »

journal – snow day

the sun shines over the trees, round, rosy cheeks sprinkled with snow, eyes bright, full of excitement and thrill,View full post »

journal – mornings

I love mornings… I always have. After six weeks, I’m finally starting to wake up earlier… still after the sun, butView full post »

journal – winter days

Snow is falling… large, light, and fluffy flakes drift gently to the ground. I gaze out the window, imagining we’reView full post »

journal – intentional simplicity in 2015

2015 – intentional simplicity I sat down today to reflect on my goals and plans for this year… I also enjoyed myView full post »

journal – made to move

There are so many things I love about this little girl… she is generous and creative, wild and free. I love that sheView full post »

journal – drinking chocolate

Winter is by far, my least favorite season. However, I have gained a new appreciation for this cold-weather season overView full post »

the schweitzers

I had so much fun photographing Nyle & Danielle with their three beautiful little girls. They are so laidback andView full post »

journal – thanksgiving & gratitude

I find myself easily distracted with my day-to-day, mundane routines. I find myself feeling frustrated, as though myView full post »

the hill family

High school sweethearts, carnies, missionaries… followers of Christ, artists, selfless… best friends, parents, View full post »

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