An end begets a beginning.

An end begets a beginning.

Another year is coming to a close, which reminds me that endings beget new beginnings. A comforting thought as the swiftness of the passage of time becomes more and more evident to me. My baby is nearly a year and a half old, my oldest child is in double digits, and...

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ignoring distractions

ignoring distractions

Yesterday I got to go live on Instagram with someone I greatly admire and find endlessly inspiring and encouraging, Bob Goff. I first read his books flying home from a workshop a few years ago and found myself in tears, laughing, and feeling convicted to love others...

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nostalgia in the making

nostalgia in the making

We met in North Carolina at the glorious Biltmore. She packed a picnic, they sat in the evening sun that made everything look like a watercolor painting. The baby nursed, the little ones ran about. It was a sacred memory I was honored to photograph.

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a truth about change.

a truth about change.

I remember nearly 6 years ago when I was transitioning my second born from his crib in the nursery, to a toddler bed in his big sister's room. Not only did I need him out of the nursery so that I could bring another baby into it in just about seven weeks time, but I...

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in the middle

in the middle

My heart was so full to get to see Tara and her family again in Dallas this summer during our road trip. I met Tara a couple of years ago when she came to my Portland workshop, and I just knew it wouldn't be the last time. We met at a park in the middle of the city,...

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love in the city

love in the city

I love getting to explore with families. Stick toes in the sand, head in the clouds, hands and hearts held be one another.

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Autumn in the South

Autumn in the South

I'm heading back to the South this week for family sessions and to teach at this year's The Fount Collective workshop in Florida. It reminded me of the last time I was in Georgia in the fall of 2019. The trees were changing autumnal tones, dropping their leaves that...

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