The Journal

Tales of motherhood, business ownership, and family. 








It’s never too early to book your session for the upcoming fall and holiday seasons! As the warm days of summer unfold, it might seem early to think about fall and holiday plans. However, at Paula Goforth Photography, we know that the key to capturing the perfect seasonal moments is early preparation. The vibrant colors […]

Children, Family

May 30, 2024

The Benefits of Booking Now for Fall and Summer

Parenthood is a transformative journey, filled with joys, challenges, and unconditional love. For mom and dad (Hannah and Keegan), their lives were forever changed with the arrival of their two adorable children, Marshall and Margaret. Precious moments and experiences have defined their early days as a family of four. Marshall, the eldest of the siblings, […]


June 3, 2023

Margaret | Newborn Session Dallas Fort Worth Texas

The love of big brothers for a sister is something special…they somehow know it’s their new job to protect and love this new tiny person, and it gets me in the feels every time! This darling little girl will always have her two big brothers to have her back, and I know their parents will […]

Family, Newborn

January 8, 2023

Houx Newborn Session

New mom must-have’s! As a parent, navigating the world of baby products can be overwhelming. From countless gadgets to must-have essentials, it’s easy to get lost in the sea of choices. After going through the baby phase with my own little ones and now my grandchildren, I’ve discovered a few standout items that truly made […]


July 10, 2024

Baby Items that New Moms Would Buy Again 

Photographing the adorable Baugh Family was a delightful experience filled with plenty of laughs and sweet moments. Their vibrant family life, filled with reading books, playing outside, and spending time with extended family, highlights the joy and togetherness they cherish. Hayes’s smile lights up his entire face, complemented by his adorable chunky rolls, while Henry’s […]

Children, Family

July 9, 2024

Family Session in the Sunflowers: Dallas/ Fort Worth Photography

Family photo season is just around the corner, and we all know that getting the kids ready can sometimes feel like an Olympic sport. But don’t worry—I’ve got you covered! Here are some tried-and-true tips for preparing your kids for family photos so you can capture those precious moments without the stress. 1. Keep It […]


July 9, 2024

Tips for Preparing Your Kids for Family Photos

DFW Children and family photographer

I know, I know—it’s still summer, and the heat is on! 🌞🥵 But while we’re all trying to stay cool, it’s actually the perfect time to start thinking ahead and planning your fall family photo session. Trust me, you’ll be glad you did once those crisp autumn days arrive. 🍁📸 Here are five fantastic reasons […]


July 2, 2024

5 Reasons to Book Your Fall Family Photos Now

Fort Worth Family Photographer

Summer is a wonderful time, but it can also bring some serious heat. If you have newborns or young children, you know how challenging it can be to keep them comfortable during a photo shoot. That’s why studio sessions are the perfect solution for capturing those precious moments while keeping your little ones cool and […]

Studio, Tips for Parents

June 25, 2024

Maintaining Your Cool: The Advantages of Studio Sessions for Newborns and Young Children

DFW newborn photographer