That Time I Told My Parents


I'm 40 weeks pregnant today. In other words, today is my due date. And if you ask me how I'm feeling, the answer would be "still pregnant". Because there isn't much else to it than that. Uncomfortable, hungry, tired, very emotional (more than once this week I have wondered if it was possible to become dehydrated from crying), stressed, overwhelmed, and bored. But mostly, I'm fine. Normal, ... Read More

An October Engagement Session – Megan and Nate – Hagerstown


"Love isn’t something you find. Love is something that finds you." - Loretta Young I came across Megan and Nate's engagement photos while organizing last year's photos and realized I hadn't blogged this awesome couple. Their one year anniversary is days away (those photos need to be blogged too!) and in honor of that and them, I would love to share this session! These fall photos were taken ... Read More

Three Years


Three years of marriage. I was about 15 weeks pregnant and you could neither see nor tell. We didn't have the money or the time to spend frivolously. We knew we had to keep it simple, and we did. It wouldn't be Paris. But that was okay because we got to be together. We had lunch in Baltimore where Chris got me tots (!!!!), then drove to Annapolis where we explored away the afternoon. We ... Read More

Baby B at One Month


Before somebody books an infant shoot with me, the first thing they usually ask is whether or not I do them. YES! Of course I do, and I LOVE photographing babies! I realize that I need to share this part of my business a little bit more. The second thing they might ask is if their baby is too old. It seems odd to think of a three-week-old baby as "too old", but many moms and dads might be aware ... Read More