The Journal

Tales of motherhood, business ownership, and family. 








The much-anticipated moment has finally arrived! In March, the Lundgren family welcomed their newest member with open arms and hearts full of joy. Katie, now a proud mother once again, is thrilled to introduce their bundle of joy to the world. As the family revels in the miracle of new life, let’s take a glimpse […]


August 26, 2023

Lundgren Family Newborn Session: It’s a Boy!

Here in the heart of Dallas/Fort Worth, capturing the essence of family, the anticipation of maternity, and the joy of children is an art that thrives on the perfect backdrop. As a passionate photographer, I am always on the hunt for a location that will inspire beautiful photographs but also tell a compelling story. Here’s […]

Ask Paula

August 25, 2023

What do I look for in a Location?

You may have heard the term “golden hour”, and wondered what it meant.  The “golden hour” refers to the period of time shortly before sunset when the sun is low in the sky, creating soft, warm, and flattering lighting conditions. This time of day is popular for family photos (as well as many other types […]

Ask Paula, Family, Maternity

August 22, 2023

What’s So Special About Golden Hour?

As a family photographer, I feel it is a privilege to walk alongside families in every season of life. Each session is a journey, a story waiting to be told through the lens. Recently, I had the honor of photographing the Payne family – a family that radiates love, resilience, and a deep connection that […]


August 17, 2023

Payne Family Session | Family photos in Dallas/Fort Worth

From shared childhood memories to adult companionship, the relationship between siblings is a treasure trove of emotions, experiences, and love. One beautiful way to enhance and celebrate this bond is by capturing sibling photographs. These snapshots freeze moments of connection, joy, and togetherness, serving as timeless reminders of the strong ties that bind brothers and […]

Children, Family

August 15, 2023

Sibling Photos in Dallas/Fort Worth