The Journal

Tales of motherhood, business ownership, and family. 








As a family photographer, I feel it is a privilege to walk alongside families in every season of life. Each session is a journey, a story waiting to be told through the lens. Recently, I had the honor of photographing the Payne family – a family that radiates love, resilience, and a deep connection that […]


August 17, 2023

Payne Family Session | Family photos in Dallas/Fort Worth

Pregnancy deserves to be celebrated and cherished in every possible way. For expecting mothers, pregnancy is filled with excitement, anticipation, and an abundance of emotions. What better way to immortalize this unique chapter of life than through the art of in-studio maternity portraits? These photographs not only celebrate the beauty of the mom-to-be, but also […]

Maternity, Studio

July 26, 2023

Why Studio Maternity Portraits?

Those mamas of boys are somethin’ special. They have to be strong yet sensitive, able to handle the occasional chaos, and they’ve got a little grit for the rough and tumble work of having little guys. This mom is handling it all with amazing ease, and truly makes it look effortless. She is not only […]

Ask Paula, Baby Plan, Children, Family, Newborn, Studio, Welcome

November 20, 2022

Truong Family | Newborn Session in Fort Worth

Mom (Natalie) arrived to this session prepared and excited to celebrate such a special milestone. I loved working with their wonderful family, and little Wyatt is precious. Wyatt was named after the famous Wyatt Earp because his daddy loves old western movies and that era in history. I loved learning that little tidbit. “Wyatt is […]

Ask Paula, Birthday, Cake Smash Session, Children, Studio, Welcome

November 3, 2022

Wyatt’s One Year Old Session

What a sweet little guy! Meet Blaine Michael, one of my recent newborn clients. I absolutely love what I do, and although I see many newborns each week, all of them are special to me. I value the relationships I form with the families who trust me with their children, and have been blessed to […]

Baby Plan, Newborn

February 15, 2020

Blaine | Newborn | Southeast Texas Newborn Photographer