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Let’s get cooking! The summer months are perfect for grilling, potlucks, backyard get-togethers and lots of seasonal fruits and veggies. If you know me personally you know that aside from photography, I love to cook and entertain, and so I thought I’d throw together a list of some of my favorite summer (and pretty simple) […]

My Favorite Summer Recipes

Personal

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When is the best time to take maternity photos? This is a question I’m asked pretty frequently by expectant mothers. There are a few things to consider prior to scheduling your extra special maternity photography session, so let’s dive right in for some answers!  For the first time mom… The perfect time for maternity photos […]

The Best Time to Take Maternity Photos

Tips and Tricks

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This sweet family showed up happy, full of energy, and ready to go! We had a great time during this Phillipe Park family session in Safety Harbor, Florida, where we had fun exploring and playing! It’s one of my favorite locations to photograph families and couples in the Tampa and Clearwater area. It has ample […]

Phillipe Park Florida Family Session

Family

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Maxi Dresses are a MUST for a Stunning Photo Session! If you have made it to this page, chances are you are either thinking about booking a session, or you’ve already booked one. Either way, I am glad you are here! In this post I’d like to shed a little light on why I think […]

Why Maxi Dresses are a Must for Photos!

Tips and Tricks

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I consider my self so lucky to be a Denver family photographer, yet so many of the families I photograph aren’t in Colorado. Including the one featured in this post! No matter where you live, I’d like to share with you a few reasons why I think it’s so important to get everyone together for […]

Why You Should Plan a Family Photo Session Every Year

Tips and Tricks

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When thinking of Florida, you immediately think of sun, sand, and picturesque beaches (at least I know I do!). However, there’s a lot more to this beautiful state, particularly some rich cultural districts and some pretty amazing historical landmarks.  This lovely family wanted to do a multigenerational shoot, and was hoping to include their beloved […]

Ybor City Tampa Bay Family Session

Family

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I think it goes without saying that I absolutely love to travel. One of my favorite places to visit each year is the perfectly nicknamed Sunshine State of Florida. While visiting, I always pay a visit to a family I’ve been photographing for since before their middle daughter was born, and I always enjoy our […]

Sand Key State Park Family Session

Family

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Sun, Sand & Surf Ok, I am going to admit it, I live in Colorado, and my number one complaint about living here is the fact that we are landlocked, with no ocean in sight! Some of my fondest memories are those of being at the beach as a kid with my little brother, collecting […]

10 Reasons Why Beach Sessions Are Amazing!

Family