New Year, New Vibes

Happy New Year! Happy 2020! With a new year we have a perfect opportunity to create new goals, have fresh starts, and plan for the year ahead. I always find it an exciting time of year now that I’m in my 30’s and things have started to shift into perspective. Whereas in my 20’s this…

How to prep you kids for a photo session

Hi lovely! Hope you’re having a great day. Today we’re going to be talking about how to prep your kiddo for a photo session. I know. Impossible. Stressful. Impractical. Here’s the thing, kids will be kids. I get it you want the perfect photo, and you want them to look at least presentable and hopefully…

Updated Gallery

I’ve been BUSY this summer, and I finally decided to update my website with my more recent portrait sessions. Here’s some things you should notice about the site. My web domain is now (Yep. I shortened it.) My email is now (Yep. I upgraded.) I now have a dance component to my website….


My sister lives in Michigan, and I love taking photos when I visit. Here’s some from the Fourth of July weekend.

Happy New Year

I’ve had a great year professionally speaking. Photography has been good to me, and dance/teaching has once again entered my life through the A+GDC journey that started this year. I’ve also taken great strides in my accounting career (I have to pay for my pups food somehow!)…it’s been a good 2016. I think the photos…

Warren Family Photos

Love this family! We had such a great day taking photos at Lippold Park for n Crystal Lake. Piper, the pup in the pictures, stole the show!

Johnson Family x 2

I did a double family session this summer (so fun)! It was great, the most people I’ve ever had in one session, and the kiddos were troopers with all the walking and posed I had them try out.

Family Photos

I have been so lucky to have this family in my life for many many years, and they were one of the first families to take a chance on me as their family photographer (thank you!). This year we decided to stick with the architecture park in Schaumburg for photos (highly recommend), and though we…