Monthly Archives: January 2010

Annie | Boudoir

“Unmentionables – those articles of ladies’ apparel that are never discussed in public, except in full-page, illustrated ads.”  ~Changing Times Kids aren’t the only ones having fun in front of my lens these days. These boudoir sessions have been simply delightful. We sip tea and turn up the music. We crank the heater and pick...

View full post »

Exciting Announcement, Giveaways & a Random Picture

Yesterday my sister-in-law gave birth to my new little niece, Avelyn Marie!! She is 7.5lbs and 19.5″. I hear she’s got a full head of long hair but I wouldn’t know for sure because I haven’t seen ANY pictures yet. I was hoping to fly out there this weekend to visit (and take pictures of...

View full post »

This Weekend by the Numbers | My Adorable Nephews

1 Photoshoot this weekend. 2 Adorable nephews played in front of my lens. 3 Houses were hunted by the husband and myself. 4 Doughnuts were purchased at Krispy Kreme 5 New songs were downloaded from itunes. 6 Bottles of freshly distilled alcohol were filled by my husband. 7 Plus 72 equals the number of new fans...

View full post »

Brice & Samantha | Siblings

“Someone asked them to be quiet, so it’s just a matter of time before all hell breaks loose.” –Story People You’re nodding your head, aren’t you? Those words from Story People are a concept I try to incorporate into all my sessions. You’ll never hear me use the words “say cheese” or “sit still”. Those are words...

View full post »

Nicole | Top Secret | Anytime Portraits

I wish I could tell you the reason behind these pictures — but that’s top secret. I wish I could post the two minute, super fun video we made for this top secret project — but that would pretty much give it all away. I hate keeping secrets!! These gorgeous pictures of Nicole will simply...

View full post »

Will | Six Months

“There are lives I can imagine without children but none of them have the same laughter & noise.” –Story People Little Will is six months now! I took his first pictures as an itty-bitty newborn then again at three months and my oh my he just keeps getting cuter. I love watching my clients grow…and...

View full post »

Ellen | Boudoir

So what exactly is “boudoir” anyway? Well, it’s a woman’s private room, like a bedroom or dressing room. Or, as the French verb “bouder” suggests, a pouting room. A lady’s boudoir might be used for bathing, relaxing, or entertaining intimate guests. And, photographically speaking, a boudoir session takes place in the bedroom in your most...

View full post »

F a c e b o o k