The Journal

Tales of motherhood, business ownership, and family. 








Picture this: a radiant couple, eagerly awaiting the arrival of their brand-new baby. Emily, with her due date set for mid-April, walked into my studio beaming with excitement, her husband Travis right by her side.Their love was palpable from the get-go. You could see it in the way they looked at each other and in […]

Family, Maternity

February 19, 2024

Wilson Family Maternity Session

As parents, we know how important it is to keep our little ones active and engaged, especially in this day and age of phones and tablets. Not only does it promote physical health, but it also fosters cognitive development, social skills, and a lifelong love for movement! However, finding activities that are both fun and […]

Baby Plan, Family

February 13, 2024

Bond through Play and Movement 

Are you an expecting parent? One of the most frequently asked questions that I receive is “How old should my baby be for newborn pictures?” Whether you are a new or a veteran parent, that newborn stage is an important milestone that tends to pass quickly and many wonder how to have photos done in […]

Ask Paula, Baby Plan

February 7, 2024

What Age is Right for Newborn Photos?

So, you’re a new mom! If you’ve chosen to breastfeed for any length of time, you know that your nutritional needs are important but you may not know what or how you need to be eating. In this article, we’ll explore the importance of healthy eating for breastfeeding moms, provide practical tips for incorporating nutritious […]

Ask Paula, Baby Plan

January 29, 2024

Healthy Food Ideas for Breastfeeding Moms

Welcome baby Philomena to the world with me! Her session was one of the sweet hallmarks of welcoming a baby girl: full of love and softness and vintage touches. She was welcomed by her big brother Theo, and her very excited mom and dad. When they were considering what to name her, the name Philomena […]

Baby Plan, Newborn

January 24, 2024

Baby Philomena Newborn Session