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My second child has just graduated high school.  We are so proud of our girl. Most parents  truly are at this point of raising their kids, and with good reason. It’s an auspicious occasion to be sure.  Caesha crossed the stage with a 4.0 GPA, earning 4 scholarships, as well as wrote and performed the grad […]

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I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again. I love the blessing of photographing families year after year, getting to watch them grow and mature together. I know it’s cliché to say they grow up so fast, but anyone with kids knows how true that is. I first met this beautiful family a couple […]

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A girl and her horse. “Forget the glass slippers. This princess wears boots.” I saw this on Pinterest the other day and thought it perfect for Jessica. Girls and horses go together like cookies and milk. They just belong together. A couple of weeks after prom, we met again at a beautiful property in Metchosin […]

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I received the sweetest email from Rich. He wanted to surprise his girlfriend, Jamie,  with a couple’s portrait session for her birthday. What a memorable and unique gift idea! In chatting with him about the gift, it was clear he is totally crazy about her. He was sweet, nervous, and wanted to make sure everything was perfect for […]

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Jessica is one of a kind. She is full of life, knows what she wants, is super friendly, a talented singer, and a long-time equestrienne. And on top of this, she’s gorgeous. When she contacted me about doing not one but two portrait sessions with her, I was over the moon! The first session was her prom. She is […]

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I have a pretty awesome family. And it’s a BIG family. My husband is the oldest of seven kids! My mother in law likes to say she has 6 boys, and each of them has a sister, Leah. That’s right! Six boys and one girl. It’s not what you think; they didn’t keep trying until a […]

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I have known Sharon and Mike for many years and am always impressed by how happy they are. Sharon wanted capture their lives together now, as they are, after 30+ years of marriage, their three kids now married with kids of their own. And they still very much in love with each other. I think […]

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I love photographing families. Especially this family. Both times I’ve worked with them have been wonderfully uplifting. Bright, happy, confident and outgoing are just a few adjectives I could use to describe them all, the children in particular. Greg and Sue wanted to commemorate the start of Kindergarten for Amy, like they did with Elliot […]

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