The Journal

Tales of motherhood, business ownership, and family. 








The arrival of a newborn brings immeasurable joy into the lives of parents. It’s a time of firsts, new beginnings, and well, a whirlwind of emotions. To capture these precious moments, parents are often faced with a crucial decision: finding the best newborn photographer. In some cases, this quest leads them to travel significant distances, […]

Ask Paula, Baby Plan

October 23, 2023

Going the Distance for Newborn Photos?

We work really hard to make our family photos stress-free and straightforward! Although our family photo experience is one-of-a-kind and our clients routinely express how glad they are that it was much easier than they anticipated (yay!), preparation is always the key. Today, we are sharing a simple checklist that our clients can use to […]

Ask Paula

October 12, 2023

Your Checklist for Family Photo Success

If you’re an expectant mother, you know that maternity portraits are an important part of the unique process, and a very special milestone! I love capturing this time for all the sweet moms and their babies-to-be. I offer two types of maternity sessions; outdoor, on-location sessions, and indoor, bohemian studio sessions in my signature style. […]

Ask Paula, Maternity

September 24, 2023

What type of maternity session is right for me? 

As a parent, you’re no stranger to the joy and wonder that your children bring into your life every day. From their first steps to their curious exploration of the world, you want to capture every precious moment. While smartphones and digital cameras make it easier than ever to snap photos of your kids, there’s […]

Ask Paula

September 14, 2023

How to Get Great Snapshots of Your Kids (and why a Professional is best!)

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?