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Tales of motherhood, business ownership, and family. 








My heart to you is given: Oh, do give yours to me; We’ll lock them up together, And throw away the key. ~Frederick Saunders In just a few short weeks, these two lovebirds will be tying the knot! They were a wonderful couple to meet and get to know as we captured their engagement session. […]


February 21, 2017

Nichole & Skylar | Engagements | Southeast Texas Engagement Photographer

What a beautiful couple, and I love their story, too! Our session together was relaxed and comfortable, and we all had a lot of fun. Lynnsey and Matt met in 2015, but as Lynnsey puts it, “We talked for awhile, and then Matt kinda of disappeared. He said he thought maybe I wasn’t interested, but […]


February 8, 2017

Lynnsey & Matt | Engagement | Southeast Texas Engagement Photographer

As a photographer, I love bringing dreams to life, and watching new milestones in the lives of families and couples. This year, I am bringing some of my own dreams to life with a studio of my very own (find more about that here). This means we are flinging open the door to new possibilities […]


January 2, 2016

What Are You Dreaming of for 2016?

Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.  -Peter Ustinov We laughed, we had fun, and I think this was session was just about perfect! Amber and Chase had such a true connection, and it was amazing to capture their happiness. We started at a local park in the Orange, […]


April 7, 2015

Amber & Chase | Engagement | Southeast Texas Engagement Photographer

“And if one prevail against him, two shall withstand him; and a threefold cord is not quickly broken.” Ecclesiastes 4:16 I loved that this sweet couple chose this verse as a focal point for their beautiful ceremony. It was a precious reminder of their faith and what brought them together! I also loved the way […]


March 10, 2015

Callie and Elliott | Wedding | Southeast Texas Wedding Photographer