If other foster families are anything like I am, it can be hard to ask for help. Even when we desperately need it. If someone does ask me how they can help, I typically either blank and cannot think of anything in the moment, or feel bad asking and end up just saying “we’re good!” … More 10 Practical Ways to Help Foster Families
I know, I know. I’m a terrible blogger. Last you heard from me I was waiting to be approved as a foster parent, and it’s eight months later and I’m on my second placement, who has been with me for almost two months! So here is a quick life update and some lessons I’ve learned … More Fearless, Ferocious, Unreasonable Love
This past weekend I was able to spend some time with my beautiful friend Meredith and got to meet her sweet little newborn babe, Rosalie. Meredith has made me laugh, kept me sane and been a voice of reason and a listening ear for over two years now. I am seriously missing her at work and (don’t tell her) … More Newborn Session: Rosalie
These beautiful sisters surprised their mom with an early Mother’s Day Photoshoot! Here are some of my favorites from their fun family session!
One of my favorite things to share about my trip to Uganda two years ago is that ALL TEN of the babies that we spent most of our time with at Loving Hearts have since been adopted. In only two years! By the Lord’s grace, all of those babies in the picture below are in forever … More This Love is the Deep Kind
Gina is a co-worker of mine, and even though we quite literally work on opposite sides of a large facility, it is always nice to see her smiling face. She and her husband, John, and their two beautiful daughters made for an easy-going photoshoot. As I was editing their photos, my eye was constantly drawn … More Photoshoot | The Dunne Family
While fundraising for my trip to Uganda last year, this sweet couple was gracious enough to let me photograph them for their adoption portfolio. It was an exciting time to know that very soon they would have their promised blessing, and that I was a little, tiny, itsy, bitsy part of that miracle. It was … More Fundraiser Photoshoot | The Grubbs’
I got to spend the afternoon with Kristin, her mom, and her adorable little brother Josiah a few weeks back. Kristin is the oldest of eight kids, a fellow UM grad, and a co-worker! I had so much fun getting to know a small part of her family a little better.
My goodness it is hot outside! I’ve spent this week standing under the hot sun, photographing close to 500 kids at our first annual Camp KidzBlast. This VBS type Day Camp includes exciting worship, fun games, small groups, and various classes including horseback riding, photography, art, interpretive dance, choir, drama, weird science, special ops, survival … More Camp KidzBlast:: Leaving a Legacy
I had lots of fun with the Cromies out at Radium Springs! Such a beautiful location and a fun family.