The Journal

Tales of motherhood, business ownership, and family. 








Stella Jolie, named lovingly for some special family members who are no longer with us on this earth, is a special light. She is beyond precious, and will carry on the memory of her mother’s stepdad and stepsister, and the idea makes me tear up a little bit. What a beautiful name! Her family is […]

Baby Plan, Newborn

March 21, 2021

Stella | Fort Worth Texas Newborn Photographer

Something really special about the “lifestyle” sessions that we offer, is that they are so fluid. There is a wider range of ages that we can accommodate, because it can be reworked for babies who are a little bit older. When you book them, it’s important to note that lifestyle doesn’t mean that we won’t […]

Family, Newborn

January 25, 2021

Lifestyle Newborn Sessions in Fort Worth Texas

Okay, well this one had me wrapped around her finger from the moment she arrived in my studio! She is just precious, and so sweet. As you can see, she was peaceful and adorable through the whole shoot, and that always makes for some lovely memories. Chloe Ann was recently born to her very delighted […]

Baby Plan, Newborn, Studio

November 11, 2019

Chloe | Newborn | Beaumont Newborn Photographer

Picture perfect? Maybe! That idea is what everyone anticipates as they head into a session. I get it; we all want that amazing, Pinterest-worthy image that looks like a magazine cover. But my goal is always to get a great photo where everyone is looking, and truthfully, I love the ones where you are interacting […]

Children, Family

May 19, 2019

The Ingalls Family | Southeast Texas Family Photographer

Did you get a chance to see our previous Fruit Bath session? The lemons were so summery and Elena was hilarious and adorable. Many parents fell in love with the concept, and were eager to try it out with various themes, including one of the most “summery” fruits…strawberries! Just like the punchy berries, Charlie was […]

Children, Little sitters

July 11, 2018

Charlie | Fruit Bath | Southeast Texas Photographer