time and change

  "Time is like a river. You cannot touch the same water twice, because the flow that has passed will never pass again."   This sweet family just moved to a new house new city new schools new friends. I know the feeling all too ...

wildflower

"you belong among the wildflowers" I love this family - I love shooting in nature - I love wildflowers. WIN WIN WIN I can't believe it is August, you guys - where has this year gone? We have been in St Louis for a year now. Cue the rush of nostalig ...

one year

I can't even take how time passes. Every parent will tell you their babies grow up right before their eyes. I am taking a break from dreaming about hopes for tomorrow. I have everything in this moment. This is it. reminisce on his newborn session ...

family time | Ladue MO family photographer

Do you recognize the sweet girl in the middle? Last time I photographed her, she was wasn't even walking. She is such a big girl now! -- yet, she still loves to clinging to mommy, which makes for beautiful portraits. All these kiddos have really grow ...

feels like home

A brand new baby brings  such an abundance of life and light into a home.  I naturally want to photograph newborns in their home for that reason. I could go on for days about this beautiful family. Dad was attentive to his baby - he knew just how to ...

best sisters

There is no better friend than a sister You may have figured out that I am BEHIND on blogging, but I just could not wait to share this session. I cannot even handle how adorable these sisters are - they look like baby dolls!  I had so much fun photo ...

fall at lafayette park

Simply a beautiful fall morning spent with this gorgeous family. I loved discovering the beautiful Lafayette Park in St. Louis - it's a hidden gem! Oh so blessed.   St. Louis families - if you are interested in a family photoshoot, contact me ...

take me back

“Joy is the most magnetic force in the universe.” -Danielle LaPorte Take me back to this amazing day! It was one of those rare sessions that every thing went right. This beautiful momma told me right before the shoot that she had just found out she ...

sweet baby boy

“I swear I couldn’t love you more than I do right now, and yet I know I will tomorrow.” -Leo Christopher   We got together last fall to celebrate this sweet boy’s first birthday with a photoshoot. I was barely pregnant when I photographed thi ...

big brothers, little sister

This session was all about capturing this sweet baby girl, but we could not resist getting some images of her older brothers too! They love their little sister to pieces, and I have a feeling that she will be well protected! If you are looking fo ...