I am so excited that you're here! This is where I share my latest sessions, personal photos, and funny life stories. You'll quickly hear about my obsessive cleaning habits, my adorable pup, and probably a little something about fruit pizza (only the best food ever created). So grab a drink (something iced for me... yes, even in the winter), and scroll through the archives! 


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Twenty One

I’m interrupting the usual Wednesday blog schedule, and bringing you my birthday post! Hooray! Last Saturday I turned 21, and it was an incredible day. My family knows how to make me feel so loved and special! Just like last year, the stupid singing birds outside my window woke me up bright and early. But […]

April 5, 2017

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Why You Should Be Shooting in RAW

I see this question all the time. “Should I shoot in RAW?” And 100% of the time, the answer is YES! YOU ABSOLUTELY SHOULD!! We could just end the post right there, but I’ll keep going ;) First, what exactly is RAW? I’ll try to simplify it as best as I can. If you shoot in RAW, […]

March 31, 2017

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The One Where We’re All Together Again Wednesday Wrap Up | Vol. 72

Kate came home last Thursday, and we spent the weekend exploring Richmond, watching movies, visiting friends, going to see our new house, and making lots of new memories. Monday morning we went to Cracker Barrel for breakfast, and we were saying how we couldn’t remember the last time just the 6 of us (no husbands […]

March 29, 2017

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Ryan & Erika | Engaged Washington DC Cherry Blossom Sunrise Engagement Session

I have lived in Virginia my entire life, and would you believe that I have never walked through the monuments in DC?? Well last week I had the opportunity to photograph Ryan & Erika at their two favorite monuments, and at the famous cherry blossom trees! Unfortunately, the snow we had the week before killed […]

March 27, 2017

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So… What’s the Big News?

Unlike the cover photo suggests, this post has nothing to do with Kate. I just had a cool picture of her jumping ;) I’ve been hinting around for the last month that I had some exciting news to share! Let’s just get this out of the way… I’m not engaged, and nobody in my family […]

March 24, 2017

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The One With The Creme Filled Donut Wednesday Wrap Up | Vol. 71

This Virginia weather has me very confused. I’ll get up to go run, and it’ll be 30*, but by noon it’s almost 70*! I can’t keep up. I am so ready to keep our windows open, and not be freezing cold anymore. My hands are so dry that my fingertips have started to split, which […]

March 22, 2017

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