“Even though I don’t tell you all the time You had my heart a long, long time ago In case you didn’t know” -Brett Young Out of my 15 year career, this might be the most special wedding blog post yet. I’m so excited to share photos from my baby brother’s wedding this past weekend […]

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“I may not know where tomorrows headed or have the answer to every question but whatever road we choose I’ll always be a fool for you.” – Green River Ordiance This was my first time at the Airlie Center and Gardens and it certainly won’t be the last! What a gorgeous venue! Between the gardens […]

“You’re the best song I’ll ever write And we’re humming and dancing through the years together You’re the best song I’ll ever write And I pray you’ll hear Jesus in it when you’re older.” – Bethany Dillon

“Life is always a rich and steady time when you are waiting for something to happen or to hatch.” – E.B. White, Charlotte’s Web

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“she was incandescently beautiful and beauty was the least of her.” – atticus Len

“Well, hello Little baby Your eyes have never seen the sun You should know Little baby That I am the lucky one” -JJ Heller

“Well, hello
Little baby
Your eyes have never seen the sun
You should know
Little baby
That I am the lucky one”
-JJ Heller

“I will not teach or love or show you anything perfectly, but I will let you see me, and I will always hold sacred the gift of seeing you. Truly, deeply, seeing you.”
– Brene Brown

“When the stars line up
and you catch a good break
people think you’re lucky
but you know its grace.”
– Garrett Hedlund
these two kicked off my 2021 sessions in the very best way! their joy was contagious, and made me that much more excited for a busy 2021 wedding season! Can’t wait to be back in Waterford with these two for their wedding this October!  their sweet girl Winnie stole the show! isn’t she precious?! such a good girl!

“Everything in red and green
Along the city street
It’s you I’m thinking of”
– Dave Barnes who needs hallmark christmas movies when I get to photograph real love stories like this every day?! the sparkle of Reston town center was the perfect backdrop for their portrait session!  it’s so worth it to get up early for that gorgeous light and empty town center! my favorite!!  How perfect is Abby’s outfit?! The skirt is from Morning Lavender, and the shoes are Jcrew! 

“So I’ll keep my eyes open, awed and amazed
And if you start to doubt it
I’ll remind you of the million ways
I see it, I see it
I swear I do
I see extraordinary magic in you.”
-Ben Rector Can you believe an entire year has flown by since Leo’s dreamy newborn session? It seems like just yesterday in so many ways! These days he is still as sweet as can be, with the most gorgeous scrunchy nose smile you’ve ever seen :) that little pointer finger gets me every time!  stopppp it right now! those happy little fingers just slay me!