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Helllloooo photography friends! You may have seen my announcement recently that I am teaming up with three incredible photographers this year to offer a lifestyle child and family workshop! Spanki Mills, Angie Monson, and Shannon Sewell and I have announced our west coast location, which will take place in Pescadero, California (45 minutes south of […]

10 reasons why you should coast

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Ok, Winter, I’ll give you until December 26th. That’s when I stop loving you and start wanting my warmth back. Or at least another trip back to California. The Ryan family rounds out the last of the California sessions. What a special, wonderful family. I bonded with them immediately and loved photographing them. You know […]

california | laguna beach family photography

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Ahhhh, to be in the sun again. Only four. more. months. for those of us in Michigan. Maybe it’s time for another trip to California 🙂 Enjoy the beautiful Mogg family…

california | laguna beach family photography

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It’s not often you see a superhero family on the beach. So, when you do, you photograph them. Period. And then you keep photographing them because they are just so dang cute, fun, and love the crap out of each other 🙂

california | laguna beach family photography

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Meet the Halversons. Meet the Halversons in California at Balboa Park. HOLY MOLY, they are the most amazing family in the coolest location!

balboa park family photography

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I fully understand there are a lot of images following these words. But, I couldn’t help it. It’s all because of beautiful people, a family I hold dear to my heart, one of the most amazing locations I have ever been to, and of course, true and perfect love. Chris and Theresa are so special […]

chris and theresa | celani vineyards napa wedding

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Still in Napa, wish we weren’t leaving so soon, but super content and grateful to have spent the weekend with such a special couple and family. Just one for now before we hop on a plane…

yesterday | napa valley wedding photography

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Sigh…I had SUCH a wonderful time in San Francisco with my family…it is a rare moment when we are all in the same place.  My brother’s wedding was beautiful and I’m so excited to welcome Keli into our family!  The downside?  I seem to be swimming drowning in work I left behind. I’ll be coming […]

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