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Tales of motherhood, business ownership, and family. 








Family photo season is just around the corner, and we all know that getting the kids ready can sometimes feel like an Olympic sport. But don’t worry—I’ve got you covered! Here are some tried-and-true tips for preparing your kids for family photos so you can capture those precious moments without the stress. 1. Keep It […]


July 9, 2024

Tips for Preparing Your Kids for Family Photos

DFW Children and family photographer

“A daughter is one of the most beautiful gifts this world has to give.” – Laurel Atherton When it came time to name their beautiful daughters, this mama and dad were very intentional and thoughtful. Mom shared, “Olivia means seeker of peace or peacemaker, and Sophia means wisdom. We chose their name after lots of […]

Baby Plan

February 20, 2023

Baby Olivia and Family | Dallas Fort Worth Photographer

Little Carleigh was as sweet as the strawberries that we used as inspiration for this session! Carleigh was named after her mom and dad (a combination of Ashleigh and Christopher), which is really unique and creative. She is a very smart, focused little girl who loves her mommy! Carleigh also loves dancing, food, and playing […]

Baby Plan, Birthday, Cake Smash Session, Children, Newborn

August 22, 2022

Carleigh | One Year Old Session

I love having twins in the studio. They bring a special life and energy to the sessions that is unmatched! I know the parents probably feel glad they survived the first year with two babies(!), but I am always delighted to celebrate with them and learn more about their little family members. This is Kavya […]

Baby Plan, Birthday, Cake Smash Session, Children, Studio

August 9, 2022

One Year Old Twins | Dallas and Fort Worth Texas Photographer

“A happy baby has shining eyes. It walks open-hearted into the world and spreads magic.” -Sigrid Leo I love many things about this session, but primarily how relaxed and lovely this beautiful trio looks. There is something so wonderful about a relaxed, lifestyle newborn session, because it allows new families to experience a more laid-back […]

Baby Plan, Children, Family, Newborn, Studio

April 11, 2022

Lifestyle Family Newborn Session in Fort Worth