Lexi & Chase | Sunset session at El Matador State Beach, CA

This past week, I have been sharing all the sessions from when we were in California and sadly today is the last one, but an exciting session as well!  Lexi sent me a message saying that she and her husband Chase were going to be in Los Angeles celebrating her birthday the same time we were there. Lexi is a Dallas, Texas based photographer herself so I was even mo[...]

Montgomery Family | El Matador Beach, California

A few days before I was heading out to California, I got a message from Alyssa, saying her and her family live in the Los Angeles area and would love to have a family session. They recently welcomed their son Leo and hadn’t had family pictures since then. I have known Alyssa since my childhood since we both grew up in the same small town of New Prague, MN, went to [...]

Laura & Jake | Sunrise Session in Joshua Tree California

  I have a list of places that I dream of photographing at and last week I was able to cross one of them off while meeting Laura and Jake in Joshua Tree, California. We decided on a sunrise session so it was a 4:00 a.m. wake-up call to make the trek from Palm Springs. It was totally worth the early morning since the sun was just starting to peak before ent[...]

A Saint Paul Minneasota In Home Newborn Session

The night before Moses newborn session, Heidi posted his birth story to share with others. Heidi is a doula and often writes the birth story for the family members so she was happy to finally share their own now! I loved reading his story and how the whole day unfolded before his arrival. Heidi has always dreamed of delivering her own baby and her dreams came t[...]