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Introducing Micah Douglas

This little man is scrumptious!! Second child of our dear friends, it was such a joy to photograph him in his sleepy, snuggly goodness. I really love the images of Micah and mama, cuddling underneath photos from Caroline and Adam’s engagementView full post »

Evelyn: 3 Months

This sweet little muffin is 3 months already!! I feel like we just did her newborn session yesterday. Babies and kids grow way too fast! Slow down, y’all. Anyhow…little Miss Evelyn is absolutely scrumptious. Complete with chubbyView full post »

Cooper is 1!

This little buddy is so yummy and was so much fun to work with! You may remember his big brother Charlie from a few years back. It was a riot to see how Charlie has grown into a little preschooler man and how he interacts with his little brother.View full post »


It was so much fun spending time with this sweet girl. I go way back with this family and when we first started working together in 2008, Angela was just a little kid. It’s crazy to see how fast time has gone and how lovely she has grown upView full post »

Introducing Audrey

Sweet Audrey is finally here! You may remember her mama’s maternity session not so long ago. Baby girl has made her debut at last and she is gorgeous! Holly and Frank: It’s been so fun watching you two progress through the pregnancy andView full post »

Introducing Axel

This little guy is super, duper yummy. Sweet little Axel was born just before Christmas. It was an early gift to his very excited big sister Gwen who you may remember from a family session a few years back. I’m so honored to work with thisView full post »

Introducing Theodore

This baby is too much sweetness to even handle. Scrumptious, adorable, nommy Theodore is the first-born son to former wedding clients, Anthony and Emily. We love these guys. They were awesome then and they are awesome now. It’s such a joyView full post »

Lauren & Ben

It was the one cold day we had this past fall. That was the day Lauren and Ben said I do at a quaint family farm. Though they live in New York City, they wed in Michigan (where Lauren is from) so that they could be surrounded by close friends andView full post »

Reese: 4 Months

Sweet little Reese has grown so quickly! She’s gone from being a tiny newborn to a scrumptiously chunky-monkey baby in just four months! The rolls, the smiles, the daddy love… She’s beyond adorable and we had a lovely timeView full post »

Adaline: 6 Months

This little munchkin is getting cuter by the second!! You may remember her from her newborn session. Time has flown by and here we are, six months later with smiles, personality and rolls. Oh those baby rolls. Bonnie and Mark: Your baby girl isView full post »

Jen, Jaime & Sydney Anne

It’s always so much fun to photograph your dear friends. Despite the rain, we rocked out a quick mini-session with Jen, Jaime and their adorable 3-year old spunky munchkin Sydney. You may remember her from previous years (age 2 and age 1).View full post »

Introducing Evelyn

We are so happy to welcome sweet baby Evelyn into the world! Born to one of our most memorable wedding couples, (remember that stellar Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore wedding last year?) Evelyn is an absolute doll. Quiet and pensive like herView full post »