January Garden Tour in St. Louis Zone 6b

I started my first garden in 2017 and quickly knew that I will ALWAYS have a garden.  I cannot tell you how much joy it has brought me.  Everyone needs to have a garden - seriously! I am really excited about adding a new series to this blog. I am go ...

Cotton Dreams

Hold each other close, We are all in this together Did you happen to see my recent post on Instagram?  So many people shared about kindness they have felt from specific people. It was the best thread ever! Go add to it - it is really fun! Spring i ...

kind

My thoughts and feelings are all over the place these days. I got my first taste of grieving during the holidays. Bitter :( I have learned more about compassion since than I have in my whole life. Kindness is SO important. camera: Pentax 64 ...

film

im falling for film - hard. It has been refreshing to explore a new medium. It has taken me out of my comfort zone and forced me to see things differently. I thought that once I started shooting film, I wouldn't want to shoot digital. That isn't t ...

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 ...

summer on film

If you are following me on Instagram, you probably know that I started learning film this year.  It has been fun to practice on my kiddos, because to be honest, I don't photograph them enough. At least with my big camera that is. We have really enjoy ...

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 ...

shine

"shine. for you are light and wonder. for there are galaxies within you and stardust dances in your soul. stars live in your eyes, and glory and grace live in your bones. you are beautiful. you are light and wonder. you shine." -g.c. I've blogg ...

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 ...

brave | Missouri Botanical Gardens Photoshoot

-there is so much beauty in bravery-   For this sweet photoshoot we took advantage of beautiful flowers at the Missouri Botanicals Gardens. If these angel babies look familiar, it is because we did a photoshoot last fall. Baby sister was jus ...