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  Thankful to have been able to host the second annual ~ Sunflower Minis in good ol’ Suffolk, VA!! Last year the field was pretty awesome because it was my first time shooting there. However, this year definitely topped it! Not only were the sunflowers amazingly beautiful (again!), but they also made the perfect backdrop […]

Sunflower Sessions 2020 | Suffolk, VA

August 21, 2020

Mini Sessions

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What are your initial feelings when you think – “Lets take family portraits”?? Most of us cringe at the thought! But don’t worry – I get it!! There are soooo many things to plan, it can be stressful, and then when the time comes you don’t even know if your family will be cooperative. Well… […]

3 Tips for Successful Family Portraits

August 13, 2020

Families

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It’s no secret that the beach is one of my favvvvorite places to shoot. I personally love the beach, so naturally anytime a family chooses it as a location for their session I’m always sooooo excited!!! There is a certain calm and joy that comes from simply being there and it definitely shows in the […]

Sandbridge Beach | Family Session

May 29, 2020

Families

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No matter the time or the season, the beach will always be my most favorite place to take pictures.  So of course when Jamie asked me to come out to Fort Story for their maternity session my answer was an obvious – YES!!!  Stick around to see some joyous photos from our session as they […]

November Maternity Session | Fort Story, Virginia

February 14, 2020

Maternity Milestone

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Alright so it’s almostttt the end of 2019.  And since I successfully failed at blogging all my sessions/weddings this year I decided (on the day of New Year’s Eve no less ~ better late than never HAHA!) to blog my Year In Review with photos from everyyyyy session of the year!  Stick around friends because […]

2019 My Year in Review

January 1, 2020

Exciting News

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This year’s santa minis were definitely the best yet – to say the least!!!  With almost 30 families in attendance there was definitely no shortage of joy!! Due to a rainy forecast, there were slight hiccups and a last minute location change however, that did not hinder the magical fun everyone had.  With Christmas music […]

The 2019 Santa Mini Experience

January 1, 2020

Mini Sessions

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This session right here was a special one for sure. I met Elissa and Aaron at church and have I’ve followed along on their journey to have a baby for over a year now and can honestly say there isn’t a more deserving couple of this sweet babe!

The Plaskon’s | Baby Announcement

September 23, 2019

Families

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Does anybody here have family reunions??? Coming from a military background, my family lives in multiple different states. We usually try to get together about once a year (hence our long roads trips with the kids earlier this year lol!!). When together, it’s always busy, loud, and hard to make plans while scrambling everyone together. […]

Dorschel Extended Family Session | Suffolk, VA.

September 13, 2019

Extended Families

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Is it just me or do sunflowers just scream – SUMMER!! It’s officially August and I feel like that means summer is going to quickly come to a screeching hault. These sunflower mini sessions were the perfect way to capture the essence of summer and cherish these last few days before school planning and the […]

Sunflower Mini Sessions | Suffolk, Virginia

August 1, 2019

Mini Sessions

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Heyyyy yall!!! Happy your here because I’m soooo excited to be sharing a few favorites from my Fort Boykin, beach session with this fun family!! They drove all the way down from Williamsburg to have a quick 20 minute session so you better believe we made it worth while! It was a hot and humid […]

Osomoe Family | Smithfield, Virginia

July 6, 2019

Families

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This family right here is always such a delight to photograph because number one its alwaysss a good time and so eventful (LOL) and number two because they truly have become some great friends since our very first session last year!! When a beautiful Suffolk, Virginia summer sunset is happening in this gorgeous backyard, it […]

Nairn & Extended Family | Suffolk, Virginia

June 29, 2019

Families

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A sunset session on the beach in the Outer Banks is turning out to be one of my all time favs. The soft pinks and blues truly do speak to my soul!! Insert an awesomely fun extended family on vacation and you’ve got yourself a good time!! This session has been planned for months and […]

OBX | Extended Family

June 27, 2019

Families

extended family session in the outer banks

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This years Spring Mini’s were such a fun time!! I’m so excited to share all the details and some of my favorites from each session with a handful of returning families and a few new faces! This was my first time offering “spring” mini’s and let me tell yall – planning photos in the spring […]

Spring Minis | 2019

June 26, 2019

Families