Being able to share my voice is a gift I don't want to ever take for granted. This blog is a window to my heart & my business. You'll be able to enjoy my latest sessions & photography tips.  But I'll also be sharing more of my passions like pursuing a simpler lifestyle and personal images from our day to day.

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Tree Farm Maternity Session | Marriett Family | Yellow Springs, OH

When Angelina first contacted me, she shared how much she wanted to do her maternity session at Young’s Dairy. She had been there on a class trip with her school earlier this fall and saw how beautiful the tree farm and barns would be. I had never photographed a session at Young’s or the Young […]

December 15, 2017

Maternity

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Contentment Challenge Update

Contentment. The idea sounds nice, but is it attainable? Can we ever get to a place of pure, unadulterated contentment? This is part of what I hoped to find out during my contentment challenge this fall. Through the challenge, I committed to giving up shopping for myself and our home for 3 months. That included […]

December 14, 2017

Personal

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Sunset Family Session | Tucker Family | Huber Heights, OH

When Kari first contacted me about doing their family session, we scheduled their session for a beautiful location in late fall. Mother nature and unforeseen circumstances caused us to push our session date twice. When our session date finally worked out, I was just so ready to meet this family! For late November, we really […]

December 12, 2017

Families

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Lifestyle Family Session | Gharst Family | Xenia, OH

While the Gharst family was in town over the Thanksgiving holiday, we were able to sneak their session in on Black Friday. Their lifestyle family session took place on Karen’s brother’s newly purchased farm. And we finished up right before a Thanksgiving dinner with extended family! Perfect timing. Brice & Karen are native Daytonians and […]

December 6, 2017

Families

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Dayton Senior Photographer | Sarah | Wegerzyn Gardens

Remember that beautiful ballerina who graced my blog last month? If not, I’ve got it right here for your viewing pleasure. Being Sarah’s senior photographer has been a breath of fresh air during a very busy season for me. Her spirit & attitude during both photoshoots has made her sessions feel effortless and joy-filled. During […]

December 4, 2017

Seniors

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Dayton Ohio Senior Photographer | Ballet Senior Session | Oregon District

Do you ever get the chance to do something completely outside of your norm in your career? Being Sarah’s senior photographer was exactly that and I loved every minute of it! Her ballet senior session was so different from any other session I’ve ever done. I’m pretty sure I had to pick my jaw up […]

November 24, 2017

Seniors

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Tipp City Lifestyle Photographer | Teague Family | The Last Bits of Autumn

The Last Bits of Autumn Last weekend, I finally got to meet this family of three in person after corresponding via email for the past few months. I’m so glad our session date worked out. The cold and rain have swooped into southwest Ohio way too much this past month. Ashley’s vision for this session […]

November 13, 2017

Families

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Tipp City Family Photographer | Birchenough Family | That Golden Light

That Golden Light… When MacKenzie reached out in August to set up a family session, I knew that this crew would be special. Anytime I feel hesitation or worry from a mom, I completely understand. With twin four year olds, she was just hoping that their session produced a few print worthy images. Their experience in […]

November 8, 2017

Families

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Fall Mini Sessions #4 | Dayton Family Photographer | Troy, OH

Two weekends ago, I wrapped up my final group of fall mini sessions. Being a family photographer can be exhausting towards the end of peak fall season. Spending some of the most beautiful fall evenings away from your own family to capture memories of others. Editing my little heart out to produce the final images. […]

November 6, 2017

Families

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Fall Mini Sessions #3 | Dayton Family Photographer | Kettering, OH

There is nothing better than fall color in Ohio. It’s not always easy to find a place with beautiful color that is easily accessible for clients, but when I did a few photoshoots here last year I knew that I would be coming back! These four families brought so much joy into my camera last […]

October 30, 2017

Families

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