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Palm Springs

My husband and I decided to take a little road trip over Spring Break so I could play around with some photo ideas. Getting into fashion photography has always been a dream of mine and I’ve actually never even photographed a male before unless it was for head shots! My husband was such a

Ashli & Jude

I loved photographing this wedding at the Cannon’s Restaurant in Dana Point with Ashli and Jude! They were such a fun loving pair and Jude is an absolute animal on the dance floor! It lit my heart up to see how happy they were on their big day to finally tie the knot before all of their

Duke

Today my baby turned 3 And my heart broke and exploded all at the same time And I kissed his baby face and told him I loved him more times than the sun has risen or set in his lifetime And I gave him a cake with three candles And I cuddled his cosy cheeks And stroked his curly ringlets And smelled

Ashley & Jordan: Salt Lake City, UT

Ashley has been a dear friend of mine since high school, so you can imagine my excitement when she asked me to photograph her wedding in my home town! Jordan couldn’t be a more perfect match for her! They are the perfect balance of yin & yang and it was so fun for me to witness their

Katrina & Rich: Hotel Irvine

Katrina and Rich tied the knot at the beautiful Hotel Irvine. Katrina was such an elegant bride! She had such classic style and was so elegant. Rich was the perfect gentleman all day and won my heart over when he cried tears of joy seeing his bride walk down the aisle! This was such a fun day from

Happy Easter

My three sweet babes and their precious bunny who they love and adore. Happy Easter from Ellie, Cash, Duke & little Penny our furry baby.

Paige, Lee & Little Rafe

Let it go down in history that this is the cutest engaged family on the planet!!! Their love story is unlike one I’ve ever heard before. Paige has been a single mother to her adorable son Rafe for about 4 years now. One day, she posted a photo on Instagram of her son and it was featured on

Ricey & Joey Downtown L.A. Engagements

I am so excited for these two to tie the knot in just a couple of short months! This downtown LA session was the best! We literally sprinted all over town trying to catch every ounce of daylight we had. I think it paid off! See what you think!

Kate & Ty Get Engaged

This is my adorable cousin and her fiancee. They met while living in France so we thought we’d bring a little France to Southern California (aka Soka University). It was such a blast spending time with these two. They don’t hold back anything and have so much fun together. You can see

Bridgette & Chris

I had so much fun with these two on their anniversary shoot at the beach. Bridgette is the proud owner of an online vintage clothing store called the Underground Pearl. She has such a unique style and everything she wore from this session can be found through her store. Be sure to check it out

Studio Shoot with Humble Hilo

I always love working with Humble Hilo because their products are SO beautiful. Not only are they an incredible product, but an incredible company. A portion of EVERY item you buy will go back to directly benefit women, children and families in Guatemala who are in desperate need of help. They sell

Lexi & Jared: Happily Ever After

This wedding was so gorgeous. There were honestly so many beautiful details (not to even MENTION the gorgeousness of this beautiful couple!!) I didn’t even know how to start blogging them. This is only a small portion of  what took place and all the eye candy I consumed from start to

Candy Kirby Designs Christmas

Candy Kirby Designs is our favorite stop for our littles!! From dollies to dresses Erin of Candy Kirby really does everything to perfection. These dolls were such a hit for Christmas!! They are perfect for any holiday or gift! These dolls are one of a kind and you really can’t find anything

Michaela & Josh Christmas Tree Session

Michaela & Josh are two of the most darling people. Michaela has her own photography business  (moosestudioblog.com) and she and I have worked together a lot! She is an absolute angel and not only talented, but cute to boot! We had so much fun doing this Christmas Tree love session together

Hannah & Scooter

Hannah and Scooter were an absolutely dream to photograph! It was legitimately the windiest day in Southern California and these two just plugged right through it! We went down to Crystal Cove State Beach and played in the sand. So excited for these two get hitched. They are the coolest couple and

Mykonos, Greece

Of all the places we visited, Santorini and Mykonos were the places I deemed as “absolutely unforgettable.” It is without question that we will go back here some day. If this isn’t on your bucket list, put it on there now. Truly a place I only thought existed in dreams. Take a

The Mayer’s Style Me Pretty Feature

Venue: Serendipity Gardens Oak Glen, CA Hair and Makeup- Erin Duffy Flowers- Flowers Etc. Bakery: Michelle’s in Redlands Dress: Bonny Bridal Shop Videography: Dove Weddings

Christmas with the Gharrings

“It doesn’t need sugar ’cause it’s already sweet It doesn’t need an oven ’cause it’s got a lot of heat Just add a dash of kisses to make it all complete And that’s the recipe for making love And if you’ve made it right you’ll know

Crete, Ephesus & Kusadasi

Our next stop on our European trip was to Crete, Greece. It was a smaller town but equally as beautiful as the others. The water here was unlike anything I had ever seen before! We ate at a little cafe right on the water and swam in the salty ocean. It was beautiful. Next we stopped in Ephesus,

Covered Goods Fall Line 2015

I absolutely love the new Covered Goods Fall Line of nursing covers! I love them so much I will likely purchase one to wear as a scarf even though I don’t have a newborn. These covers really are so versatile and can be used in such a variety of ways. Purchase your cover if you haven’t

Arianne & Scott Bridal Session

I get asked a lot of times what a “bridal session” is. Bridal sessions are perfect for the bride and groom who would like to have a lot of portraits taken of them in their formal attire outside of the wedding day. This provides a wonderful opportunity for them to get both formal and

SHOP STRANDS: Jewelry For Little Girls

Jewelry for little girls now on SHOP STRANDS

Santorini, Greece

Santorini has been a lifelong dream of mine. I feel that it’s really rare that you set your expectations for something so high and then that something not only meets your expectations but surpasses it! This was one of those moments for both my husband and I. Santorini was everything we

Matt & Julie Get Hitched

I was so happy for these two to tie the knot. This one was a long time coming and all their friends and family were so happy to celebrate the two of them finding joy and happiness together. Matt having been widowed 12 years I’m sure can attest that Julie was worth the wait! All party details

Malta & Athens

Our next stop on our tour was Malta which just so happened to be the most pleasant surprise of our trip! Not knowing what to expect was likely the greatest thing about it because we had nothing to lose and everything to gain! I fell in love with the neutral colors by the seaside and how the city

Soudeh & Bardiyah Hotel Irvine Wedding

This wedding felt like a 5 star production from start to finish. Soudeh was indefinitely the most organized bride I’ve ever had and it was so helpful on the day of because she knew exactly what she wanted and photos were her main priority. It really made the day special for me to document

Humble Hilo

I so enjoy getting to work with these beautiful ladies. Humble Hilo has always had my heart with their beautiful purses and bags but now they have my soul with their diaper bag/backpacks! Such a genius idea and so practical. I love the stroller straps that can come on and off for accessibility. It

The Amalfi Coast

This was inevitably one of my favorite stops of our trip to Europe. I only wished we would have had more time to really explore on our own and get deep into the culture of all the beautiful towns. We made stops in Sorrento, Amalfi, Positano and Ravello and the urge to go back is only intensifying

Katy & Adam The Knot Feature

So thrilled to see this wedding featured over on The Knot! It was such a dream for me to photograph from start to finish and every last detail was so charming. Katy and Adam have become life long friends of mine through this process and I’m so glad they picked me to document their most

Rome, Italy

Spent some time in Europe a couple months back and am finally pouring over all the images. I desperately want to go back! This was our first stop in Rome, Italy where I lost my heart and left it there forever. Some of the best memories I’ve ever made..and I think we were on a solid diet of

Katrina and Rich

This engagement session was an absolute dream! The weather could not have been more perfect  and I was loving Katrina’s wardrobe! Such a beautiful couple inside and out! Super excited to photograph their wedding soon!

Covered Goods

I was so honored when Jamie of Covered Goods asked me to shoot her new products! These nursing covers are (in my opinion) the best on the market. They can be used in 4 versatile ways and they are super affordable! Plus her new designs and patterns have me all starry eyed! Check it out!

Brooke & Ben

Loved shooting these two babes at Riley Wilderness Park for their engagements! They have been together since high school and I’m so excited for them to tie the knot in a few short months! They were so nervous about what photos might be like and turns out, they are total pro’s! Check it

Austin and Amanda at Giracci Vineyards

I’ve known Amanda for a couple of years now by doing photos for her family when I first started in photography. You can imagine the sheer JOY I had when she called and asked if I would be her wedding photographer! I adore this girl and her family. Getting a taste of country on the blog

Ashley and Jordan

I absolutely cannot wait to photograph this duo tying the knot at the end of the month! Ashley and I have been friends since high school and I’m so excited to see her find true love. This scenery was absolutely breathtaking! I could do photoshoots in Utah all day long! Check out our session

Addison and Sam Jarman

Indefinitely some of the most laid back folks I’ve met. These two were so happy the entire day and up for anything! Addison was heels off, climbing over cliff sides getting her feet wet in the sand all day. An absolute dream!