One fun part about being a mom and a photographer is merging the two together! Every once in a while I get the chance to collaborate with mom-owned small shops to photograph their clothing with my favorite little model! The small shop community is very tight-knit and is all about supporting each other. Whenever I […]

February 16, 2019

A2 Threads Collab

Babies, Collab, Product


I am so excited to share photos from my first year doing Valentine’s Minis! Set in the beautiful Loft on Louisiana in Downtown McKinney, these minis were the perfect way to capture sweet memories of these kiddos for Valentine’s Day! I was so looking forward to shooting these, but some unexpected complications came up at […]


February 14, 2019

2019 Valentine’s Minis!


Milestone sessions are the perfect way to keep the memories of your family of alive. I love getting to be apart of these special moments, from being born to sitting up to a 1st a birthday and everything in between. If you’re wondering if a milestone session is really that important, I’m here to tell […]

February 9, 2019

Trevor is One! – 1st Birthday Pictures

Babies, Families


Wow, what a whirlwind couple of weeks we’ve had! Now that we’ve been home for a bit I wanted to sit down and write everything down before I forget. I didn’t write out Maddie’s birth story and I wish I did, so I knew for sure I wouldn’t miss it for Carson! This pregnancy was […]

Babies, Personal

February 2, 2019

Carson’s Birth Story & Fresh 48


This is Part 2 of the “Becoming the Rices” series. If you missed Part 1: How We Met, check it out HERE!      This story is one of my favorites (as it is with most brides, of course)! To rewind a bit, after only 3 months of dating we knew we were going to […]

January 22, 2019

Becoming the Rices – Part 2: How He Asked



The sweetest family. Golden light in a golden field. I don’t think this family session in Arbor Hills could have been anymore perfect. It was such a blessing to meet and work with the Dickerson family. Siblings Britton, Gentry, and Staten all loved each other and were the perfect bunch during the session. Dickerson family, […]


January 19, 2019

Dickerson Family Session | Arbor Hills


I have the honor of serving families all the time, and you often see their beautiful, smiling faces here on the blog. What you don’t see very often is my face and my growing family’s story, and I want to get better about that. To kick off the new year, I wanted to take a […]

January 15, 2019

Becoming The Rices – Part 1: How We Met



Parker & Jolie turned 6! These sweet girls requested to have their birthday part at Sweet and Sassy, a salon and spa for kids. Talk about a dream party for in the life of a 6-year-old! Their mom, Amber, didn’t let the girls down. She planned an absolutely perfect birthday to celebrate this special day […]


January 12, 2019

Massey Twins 6th Birthday Party | Sweet & Sassy


When dear friends ask you to photograph the newest addition to their family, you say yes! I’ve known Salena and Rijken for years. Mom and dad to toddler, Max, they recently welcomed their second little bundle of joy. Theo is absolutely precious. Big brother Max loved giving lots of kisses and being such a big […]

January 10, 2019

Baby Theo Rijken | Lifestyle Newborn Session

Babies, Families


Last month I started something new…I decided to share my goal-setting process as well as my monthly, weekly, and daily goals for the world to see. This was a little nerve-racking because it added a sense of pressure and accountability, but I’m so glad I did it!   If you missed it, you can check […]

Goal-Setting, Personal, Productivity

January 5, 2019

December Recap & January/2019 Goals