On Marriage


Seven years. Dozens of fights. A slew of people who thought we were crazy back then (and probably do now). We’ve made it to the copper anniversary, which is a valuable one. (Get it? Copper is pretty expensive right now.) So, I found seven pennies. One for each year. It is my gift to her. […]

Family Maternity


Our family session was the maternity session that I had envisioned throughout my entire pregnancy. Outdoors, gorgeous golden light, nice coordinated (ironed) outfits… yup… I wanted the pretty. We picked a late afternoon at the end of August, only 6 days after our session at the State Fair. I had to promise Matt that, yes, this was […]

State Fair Maternity


This is the part of the blog where I make a feeble attempt to catch up on the things that I “meant” to blog about six months ago. And didn’t. Because pregnancy. And then baby. And then… well… laziness. Early on in our pregnancy with William, I knew that I wanted to do a maternity session. […]

Happy First Birthday!

June's 1st 1

Isn’t it crazy just how much can change in the matter of a year. One year. 365 days. Crazy, I tell you. Exactly one year ago, I was snuggled up in a hospital bed with my sweet baby girl. {I’ll spare you the details again, you can always read June’s birth story if you’re truly […]