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I always love meeting new people through my work! This family proved why! They were great to work with. Their little girl warmed up pretty quickly and then was a total ham in front of the camera, which always makes the session that much more fun! Justina reached out to me about scheduling a family […]

Family

March 17, 2021

McLaughlin Family

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Fresh 48: Newborn photos taken within the first 48 hours. That time is ideal for a newborn session. Your baby is still super sleepy, is pretty un-phased by what’s going on around her, and is generally home by this point. Rest assured, there is breathing room in this. I’ve done newborn sessions at 2-3 weeks […]

Newborn, Portrait

March 12, 2021

When to take newborn photos?

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My two disclaimers in this blog: I am not personally endorsing any company, simply sharing my preferences. I’m super picky Bearing that in mind . . . not all printers are created equal. So, since you’ve invested in your photography, I highly recommend you invest in your prints as well. If you get them printed […]

FAQ's, Tips

January 26, 2021

Where I print my photos

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The first thing I want to discuss is how I understand the appeal of saving money (trust me). The thought of having a friend or an uncle take the photos for you, saving you and your new spouse $1,000’s, I get it. But, if I am being completely honest it’s not where you want to […]

Tips, Wedding

January 13, 2021

Why Hire a Professional for your Wedding?

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I first met this sweet family a couple years ago for a family/one year old session for their little guy. I’ve mentioned before, that I love meeting new people along my photography journey and this family is a great example. They are so sweet with their babies! They had the most beautiful blue-eyed little girl […]

Family

November 17, 2020

Richman Family Session

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Talk about a photographer’s dream. This girl was gorgeous, confident, and fun! We did this photo shoot on top of the Mesa in Western Colorado. She brought a great mix of casual and dressy outfits for her session. Fun Fact: Justice is actually my husband’s 2nd cousin. She was about 4 years old when we […]

Portrait, Senior

November 13, 2020

Justice – Senior Session

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Little known fact: My husband and I took in foster children for about three years. We met incredible people along the way, one of those, being Rebekah. She was our coordinator within our foster agency. She was with us from the beginning, starting our home study, learning our life stories, and walking along side us […]

Branding, Portrait

November 3, 2020

Branding Session – Foster Care

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Balance. That’s the ultimate goal, right? I was recently asked by a friend of mine, how I balance work/life? I’ve been thinking about the real details and depths of that question. Balance. We need it in everything. I have 4 kids, a husband, a dog, a house to run, mentor teenage girls, serve as the […]

The girl behind the camera, Tips

October 20, 2020

Work/Life Balance

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This wedding was so full of love and life. Family and friends came from all over to support and take part in Tim and Jordan’s special day. When I did their engagement photos, they fell in love with this venue- Lock, Stock, and Barrel and knew that they wanted to have their wedding here. They […]

Wedding

October 5, 2020

Schieldt Wedding

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My husband and I have always had this crazy dream of building a house. In 2017 we made that dream a reality. We interviewed almost every builder in town, and chose Design Build Unlimited, one of the best decisions we’ve ever made. We designed if from top to bottom. We hand drew (it was awful, […]

My Story, Real Estate/Design

September 11, 2020

Modern Farmhouse Home