I first photographed the Rose family about a year ago. At that time, there were just three of them. I had the opportunity to go to their home a few weeks ago to meet the newest addition to the family, Madalyn. Madalyn was just nine days old. She was absolutely perfect. She slept just about the whole time and never cried once! It was an honor to captur[...]
When I heard that my friend Danielle was engaged, I was so excited for her and her fiancé Brian. A few days later, I received an email from her that began 'you may already know what this is about.' I was so honored when they asked me to photograph their wedding. I made the trip down to my hometown of New Prague for their engagement session at Next Chapter Winery. I[...]
A few weeks ago I was able to spend some time with my dear friend Emily and her fourth baby boy on the way. Emily is one of those women who makes you leave smiling ear to ear and makes your heart full with all the encouragement she shares. This time spent with her was such a blessing and a time I will never forget.
I absolutely love photographing families and capturing those great lifelong memories that they get to share with one another. Each family is unique and we all have a story worth remembering. Spending the afternoon with the Streifel family was no exception. We spent our time down at Lake Nokomis playing soccer, taking walks along the path, and giggling with two swee[...]
Last month, Erin Johnson, who is one of the 50 Most Inspiring Photographers posted that she was planning to host a styled wedding workshop. I couldn't wait to sign up to get a head start on new inspirations for this year's weddings. The event was held at the charmingly Bloom Lake Barn- owned by the wonderful Adam and Monique Wallis in Shafer, MN. This styled shoot [...]
My cousin Lindsay and her family flew into Minnesota a few weeks ago to visit family. While they were in town, I had the pleasure of watching her son Owen and having the family stay overnight! The last time I saw the two of them, he was only a month old. I posted an earlier blog about our girls' family vacation to welcome him into the family. He is now a very happy [...]