Monthly Archives: January 2012

crosby is 1 year old!

This guy won me over at 3 months, stole my heart at 6 months, made me want to take him home with me at 9 months, and continues to blow me away at 1 year.  I just can’t get enough Crosby. Since Crosby & family had already been to my Hopkins studio space twice this year, […]

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meet alec!

south bend children photographer

4 month old Alec came into my studio this weekend- I love meeting new babies & families!  You may be asking yourself… “Why 4 months?  Typically I see 3, 6, 9 month photos.”  Since Alec didn’t have newborn photos taken, his mom wanted to get some professional photos done now to document his adorable babyness. […]

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meet dash!

minneapolis pet photographer

I adore beagles.  Those floppy ears & big puppy dog eyes.  So when Carmen entered her little beagle into my cutest dog contest, I thought he’d win for sure.  But even though he didn’t officially win the contest, he won a spot in my heart and I was thrilled when Carmen booked a session for […]

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Casey V is moving to ND!


The phone call came the morning of October 29th.  It was the admissions department of Notre Dame, calling my husband John, to let him know he’d been accepted into Notre Dame’s MBA program. We were so happy. It was the news we’d been hoping for for months. But in the back of my mind was […]

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shea & joseph: married [part 2]


If you haven’t seen Part 1 of Shea & Joseph’s wedding day, be sure to check it out.  A very emotional ‘first look’, a beautifully decorated church & a ceremony that shouldn’t be missed! Shea & Joseph have a great love story that was relayed by the best man during the toasts. He explained that […]

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shea & joseph: married [part 1]

The day before the wedding Shea posted on Joseph’s facebook wall: “you + me = married tomorrow.  cannot flippin’ wait” Does it get more adorable than that? I’d been looking forward to this wedding for nearly the entire year.  For so many reasons.  Because at their engagement session, I saw how obvious their love was […]

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