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Extended Family Portraits

Is this family gorgeous or what!  Dana was recommended by a friend and I’m so glad we were able to schedule an extended family portrait session while her brother was in town for a short time.  This family was an absolute pleasure to work with!  We had a beautiful evening to take portraits and the […]

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Treadway Extended Family

Extended family portraits can be challenging to arrange.  In todays busy world it can be difficult to feel like you have time to breath; let alone get family members together, hair combed, noses booger free and oh yea you have to coordinate outfits. I mean…that takes a lot of time and effort! I love families […]

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Everly Anne Newborn Portraits

My sister and her husband just welcomed their first little peanut.  Everly Anne was born on May 23rd at 10:04.  I was fortunate enough to be in the delivery room and witness my niece come into the world!  Alysse and I live about 3 1/2 hours away from each other, but we still made it […]

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Beautiful Family Portraits

Chelsea and Nate are great friends of ours!  Nate and my husband have had some great fun on the Gator back in these woods.  The same woods that they use to romp around in were transformed into a beautiful backdrop for their family portraits.  The day was absolutely perfect for pictures.  The neutral color pallet […]

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Sheets Family 2016

I shot a family up at Cook’s Apple Orchard last fall and it was my mission to shoot at the same location in the spring when the apple trees were in full bloom.   We had such a wet spring, it was difficult to plan any shoot outdoors let alone time it around the apple […]

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Alysse’s Maternity Portraits

My sister and her husband are preparing for their first child.  I’m so excited for her and can’t wait til their little Everly Anne arrives!  Maternity portraits are best taken between weeks 32-36.  Much before 32 weeks and your baby bump isn’t prominent enough and after 36 weeks you begin to get uncomfortable.  Let’s be […]

Our Family Picture 2015

Each year we do a family picture in the fall for our Christmas cards.  For the past several years my husband has participated in a fundraiser to raise awareness for men’s health called Movember.  This involves shaving his facial hair into a creepy mustache for the entire month of November!  Therefore, it is my personal […]

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Cora’s Newborn Portraits

How precious are these little girl newborn shots!!!?  Sweet Cora was born on January 24th, 2 weeks before her due date.  She still came in at a healthy 7 lbs 1 oz and measured 20 inches.  She stole her parents hearts the moment she arrived.  As I was editing these images I couldn’t help but […]

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Family Maternity Portraits

It’s an exciting time when a family is growing.  It is easy to get caught up in busy schedules and the preparation of a new baby.  I try to think back to my 2nd pregnancy and there are many details that are just not there because I was preparing to welcome a new baby, while […]

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The Perfect Gift- Newborn Lakelyn

There is nothing better than being a part of a couples journey in expanding their family!  The Nifong’s welcomed little Lakelyn early on December 11th.  I have had the privilege of being with them from the announcement, to maternity pictures and now the moment we have been waiting for…Lakelyn’s newborn pictures.  Can you think of […]