Meg + Grant Meg + Grant
  • Meg + Grant

  • Gooooooooooooood morning!!!!! Last weekend I hosted my dear friend Meg and her boyfriend, Grant. We had a lovely time doing touristy things all around NYC, catching up with some old friends, and eating lots and lots of pizza. I convinced them to let me take some photos of as we made coffee tog[...]
2016 Wedding Recap 2016 Wedding Recap
  • 2016 Wedding Recap

  • 6 Couples. 6 Weddings. 12 bright personalities ! 2016 was a fantastic year for love, laughter, and A LOT of dancing !! May 28 | Lauren & Zach June 24 | Alejandra & Brandon  July 9  | Megan and Grant August 13 | Caroline & Ben September 4 | Kelsey & Chris Septe[...]
Caroline & Ben Caroline & Ben
  • Caroline & Ben

  • I spent the first 18 years of my life living in Pennsylvania. In fact, I lived in the same house for as long as I can remember. I've traveled around PA - going skiing in the Poconos, watched football games in State College, visited campuses in West Chester and Pittsburgh, and explored Valley Forge N[...]
Kris, Tristan & Maya | Family Shoot Kris, Tristan & Maya | Family Shoot
  • Kris, Tristan & Maya | Family Shoot

  • A little over a year ago, I had the honor of capturing Kris & Tristan's intimate Asheville Courthouse Wedding ! Recently, I had an even GREATER HONOR of capturing Kris & Tristan's beautiful growing family ! Maya - the sweetest, giggliest bundle of laughs - lit up this shoot. I mean, co[...]
Margaret & Spenser Margaret & Spenser
Whitney Whitney
  • Whitney

  •  This is Whitney ! As you may have guessed. . . Whitney is a photographer. We met through a mutual friend of ours (shout out to mah gurl Julia). But - sensing the creativity hiding inside our new found friendship - we quickly made plans to grab some one-on-one coffee time and chat about our passion.[...]
Alejandra & Brandon Alejandra & Brandon
  • Alejandra & Brandon

  • THESE TWO ARE THE SWEETEST ! Seriously, the way Brandon and Alejandra look at each other, it just GIVES ME THE CHILLS ! Their love is so sweet, they had an incredibly fun wedding party, the venue was beautiful, and there was so much joy throughout the whole day.   Welcome to the historic Whitehall[...]
Lauren & Zach Lauren & Zach
  • Lauren & Zach

  • Laughter is contagious. So are smiles. So is joy. This wedding was so full of happiness, light, and love, that everyone could barely contain themselves. Everywhere I looked, I saw smiles, happiness, and affection. Lauren and Zach emanate such intense joy, that it spreads to everyone around them. [...]
Megan & Grant | Engagement Megan & Grant | Engagement
  • Megan & Grant | Engagement

  • I've said it before, and I'll say it again: I LOVE A CAPPELLA PEOPLE !!!!! If you haven't guessed already, I met one of these two lovely people from a cappella. Can you guess who it is? It's Megan !!!! She was in an a cappella group at JMU called Into Hymn. Her group and mine, Note-oriety, got al[...]
The 4 Seasons The 4 Seasons
  • The 4 Seasons

  • First of all, I want to give a huge thank you and shout out to Sydni Brawley. This project would have been LITERALLY impossible without her. She is incredibly talented and put herself in so many different variations of poses, locations, hairstyles, and outfits for this project. Sydni and I starte[...]
Lauren & Zach | Engagement Lauren & Zach | Engagement
  • Lauren & Zach | Engagement

  • Zach and Lauren have a wonderful love story that goes back quite a while. . . and didn't necessarily start as a love story ! They went to high school together. They also attended the same church and their families were friends. They were even co-coaches for their summer swim team. Coaching "six-a[...]
2015 Wedding Recap 2015 Wedding Recap
  • 2015 Wedding Recap

  • 2015 was a complete blast !!!!!! Here is just a little recap of the 7 amazing weddings (and 7 beautiful couples) that I photographed !!!! Can't wait for 2016 wedding season to begin !  All the best to my married friends ! I can't wait to see you all again. Bring it on 2016 ! -Sam
Kai Kai
  • Kai

  • This past august, I began my journey to become a yoga teacher. I expected to learn a lot about poses, alignment, anatomy, and the eight limb path. However, I never expected to meet so many wonderful, strong, talented, beautiful, and caring women. One of my fellow teachers, and friends, was kind e[...]
Winter Berries Winter Berries
  • Winter Berries

  • I haven't gotten to shoot for myself lately. Between work, yoga, and photography jobs, I haven't had the change to just pick up my camera and shoot around. I happened to have my camera on me while I was walking home today and I saw these beautiful, frosty blue berries out of the corner of my eye. Us[...]
Sarah & Matt | Engagement Sarah & Matt | Engagement
  • Sarah & Matt | Engagement

  • It was a race against the weather ! Sarah, Matt, and I had an original date for the engagement shoot, but the weather decided not to cooperate with us. So, we rescheduled the shoot for October 10. However, when the tenth came and we saw that it was supposed to rain in the afternoon, we both jumped i[...]
Kelsey & Chris | Engagement Kelsey & Chris | Engagement
  • Kelsey & Chris | Engagement

  • Kelsey and Chris wanted to take advantage of the beautiful VA fall colors (can you blame them?!), so I drove up to meet them at Big Meadows Lodge. I had never been to the Lodge before, so I didn't know what to expect. However, I had driven all up and down Skyline Drive while I was at JMU, so I knew [...]
Jamie & Daniel | Engagement Jamie & Daniel | Engagement
  • Jamie & Daniel | Engagement

  • Jamie is the big sister I never had. I met Jamie freshman year of college when we both got into Note-oriety at the same time. We were a cappella newbie sisters then and she is still my sister now. She is so wise, smart, kind, honest, talented, beautiful, and funny. Oh, and did I mention, this girl c[...]
Alejandra & Brandon | Engagement Alejandra & Brandon | Engagement
  • Alejandra & Brandon | Engagement

  • I always love it when my photography life and my a cappella life collide. This time, a Note sister (by relation) reached out to me ! Alejandra's older sister, Adrianna, was in my a cappella group in college. So I was beyond excited when Alejandra sent me an email. Alejandra and Brandon met in Aug[...]
Maegan & Kyle Maegan & Kyle
  • Maegan & Kyle

  • I LOVE GETTING TO TRAVEL FOR WEDDINGS ! About five months ago, I traveled up to DE to meet Maegan and Kyle for their engagement shoot.  I had a blast exploring around with them and getting pizza and ice cream !  Since the engagement shoot, Maegan and I had been chatting over email A LOT about[...]
Missy & Kent Missy & Kent
  • Missy & Kent

  • Missy and Kent. If I had to describe them in one word, there is absolutely no way I could possibly do that. Missy and Kent have this beautiful, fun, loving, exciting, adventurous, and infectious relationship. Being around them just makes you happy ! On the day of their wedding, I showed up to their[...]
Kris & Tristan Kris & Tristan
  • Kris & Tristan

  • Asheville. Courthouse. Wedding. Three little words that made my heart so excited. I absolutely loved the idea of this when I heard about it from Nicole, sister of Kris, the bride to be. Nicole and I met when I came to NC about a year ago, so I was so honored when she asked me if I would be intere[...]
Mike & Sarah Mike & Sarah
  • Mike & Sarah

  • AH !!! HAPPY MARRIAGE TO SARAH AND MIKE !!!!! I was so honored to be a part of their love story. From proposal to wedding, I've been able to watch this couple grow in love, happiness, and of course, dance. Sarah is an amazing woman and I am so honored to call her my sister. Mike is the perfect ma[...]
Kody & Somer Kody & Somer
  • Kody & Somer

  • I first met Somer & Kody when I was in a cappella at JMU. The night they asked me to shoot their wedding was the night of one of the huge a cappella concerts, and I was so excited and flattered that I couldn't stop smiling all night ! It had been a long time coming, but the day finally arrived: [...]
Addie & Chris Addie & Chris
  • Addie & Chris

  • Addie & Chris. What can I say? These beautiful, musical, blue eyed humans have had quite a journey to get to this day. However, despite all the struggles, their love has prevailed over everything else, and June 20th was a perfect day. Even the rain couldn't dampen the spirits of the fami[...]
Christine & Josh Christine & Josh
  • Christine & Josh

  • I love Bed and Breakfasts. Like, so much. So when I found out that Christine and Josh were having their ceremony AND reception at Lavender Heights Bed and Breakfast, I got out of my mind excited. The last time I had seen Christine and Josh was for their engagement shoot. We shot in a comic and hobb[...]
Maegan & Kyle Maegan & Kyle
  • Maegan & Kyle

  • Maegan and I "met" over the internet last February (I'm taking 2014 February. . ). We have been planning this engagement shoot for a very long time, and this weekend I was finally able to get up to Delaware and meet Maegan and her fiancé, Kyle. Maegan and Kyle's story goes waaaaay back to when she [...]
Jeff & Michelle Jeff & Michelle
  • Jeff & Michelle

  • Jeff is probably one of the smartest people I've ever met. His knowledge in the classroom always astounds me, and on top of that, I am so lucky to have met such a genuine guy in business school ! A while back, Jeff approached me about capturing his proposal to his girlfriend, Michelle. I was so i[...]
Tarrah & Ethan Tarrah & Ethan
  • Tarrah & Ethan

  • Tarrah and Ethan sitting in a tree, k-i-s-s-i-n-g. I am BEYOND excited for these two love birds !!!! I met Tarrah just a few months ago when I arrived at Duke for grad school. From the day I met her, she has been a ray of sunshine in my life. She is so sweet, optimistic, bubbly, and (dare I say i[...]
Iceland | Favorites Iceland | Favorites
  • Iceland | Favorites

  • I have been reflecting a lot on my trip to Iceland. Now that I am back in North Carolina, trudging through my studies, and getting back to a "normal" routine, I find myself daydreaming a lot about Iceland. When I first told people I was going to Iceland, the responses were all over the place. "Wh[...]
Velkomin til Íslands Velkomin til Íslands
  • Velkomin til Íslands

  • Oh my goodness gracious !!!! I can't believe I am actually IN ICELAND !!!! We first started planning this trip 6 months ago, and it has FINALLY arrived. I am reunited with my old friends, meeting new ones, and exploring a foreign country ! Yesterday we flew into Iceland very early in the morni[...]
Cat Therapy Cat Therapy
  • Cat Therapy

  • This play date with Mason and his cats happened about two weeks ago, but I am just getting around to editing the photos. But first. . . a little backstory: Over winter break I spent a lot of time relaxing, cleaning my room, spending time with my family, and going through my insanely large yarn co[...]
Savannah, Onyinye, Griselda & Tingting Savannah, Onyinye, Griselda & Tingting
  • Savannah, Onyinye, Griselda & Tingting

  • I had SO much fun with these girls today !!! A while ago, Savannah contacted me to set up a shoot with her 3 lovely roommates. All 4 of them are in my grad school program and was so happy they reached out to me ! I was beyond stoked and knew we were in for a good time. However, About 2 hours befor[...]
The Old Abbey The Old Abbey
  • The Old Abbey

  • Yesterday, Mike, Joe, Carl, and I went on a little adventure. Carl was only in town for a few days, and I wanted to take him to my favorite abandoned house. Little did I know that Mike had been to the house without me and stumbled across some building I had never seen before. We started our adven[...]
Hillary & The Rainy Day Hillary & The Rainy Day
  • Hillary & The Rainy Day

  • It has been a bit gloomy lately. We've had nothing but rain for the past few days and I've been spending a lot of time keeping warm by the fire. The annoying part about the weather lately is that it is almost cold enough to snow. . . but we keep getting rain instead ! However, I got a little ray [...]
Teagen & Kevin Teagen & Kevin
  • Teagen & Kevin

  • Teagen found herself with no one to kiss last New Year's Eve. This is the story of how her quest for a kiss turned into something wonderful. Teagen was out with two of her friends on New Year's Eve, 2013. Teagen, Taylor, and Helen went to Phoenixville to see Taylor's older brother Kevin's ban[...]
New Year's Eve New Year's Eve
  • New Year's Eve

  • I don't usually get hyped for New Year's Eve. On a "normal" night (the other 364 days of the year) you can find me safely tucked into bed by 11:00. I'm not the biggest fan of crowded parties, I don't particularly like loud music, popping balloons makes me jump, and those party horns set my teeth [...]
Killian Killian
  • Killian

  • For the past week and a half, I've been interning in Philadelphia with a financial advisory firm. You may be thinking. . ."Wait, what? Aren't you a photographer? What are you doing there?" Well curious blog reader, I am a photographer, but I am also getting my masters in business from Duke and wante[...]
Missy & Kent Missy & Kent
  • Missy & Kent

  • I am so so so so SOOOOOOOO excited to share this engagement session with you ! Missy and Kent are so much fun ! I could tell the moment I met them that it was going to be a fantastic, fun, and energized day. They are so in love and complement each other so well ! We had a blast traveling all arou[...]
Maria & Erica Maria & Erica
  • Maria & Erica

  • I have always had a place in my heart for arboretums. When I was in high school, I used to hang out in Valley Forge National Park all the time. I love being outside and do about 95% of my shoots with natural lighting. So when Erica and I were looking for a place to shoot, I was shocked that I had[...]
Teagen Teagen
  • Teagen

  • Love love love love LOOOOOOVE this girl ! Shooting with Teagen, even if it's only for a few minutes, is always a blast !!! I've known her for over 8 years now (what?!?!) and she's become one of my best friends. I am so fortunate that she only lives 5 minutes away !! I was at Paoli Battlefield the[...]
Rosette Family Rosette Family
  • Rosette Family

  • Finals had just ended. I was drinking a cup of tea, enjoying a pine scented candle, and slowly packing my suitcase for winter break. Then suddenly my computer pings. I had just received an email from Ashleigh. She asked if I was available to take some photos for her family's annual Christmas card. [...]
Zoe & James Zoe & James
  • Zoe & James

  • MY LITTLE LOVEBIRDS !!!! I am so happy I got to meet up with Zoe and James while I was in VA for the weekend. Zoe is my little (Note-oriety) sister, and DANG, is she adorable !!! She is so talented and beautiful and I miss her terribly. This was my first time meeting James, Zoe's boyfriend, and I[...]
Julie & Ben Julie & Ben
  • Julie & Ben

  • I first met Julie when we were both in undergrad at James Madison University. Crazily enough, we met for the first time at a photo shoot ! Some of the girls in the Vocal Major decided to get together and have a big shoot in the arboretum to celebrate their graduation. They all showed up in their STU[...]
Laura Laura
  • Laura

  • Laura and I had a little impromptu photo shoot the other day ! We had been talking about doing this for a while, and  decided it would be a nice study break (right before midterms). While we only got to shoot for a little while, Laura and I had a blast pretending like we didn't have midterms, haha. [...]
Jen Jen
  • Jen

  • So, about a week ago, Jen confessed that she's never really "had her photo taken" (besides the occasional iPhone selfie or party pic . . .). Immediately, I started planning this shoot ! I was so excited to work with Jen !! Jen is sweet, wonderful, witty, focused, and down to earth. We had a lovel[...]
Dorehn Dorehn
  • Dorehn

  • I AM SO EXCITED THAT THIS FINALLY HAPPENED !!!!! Dorehn and I have been casually planning to shoot for about 2 months now and we JUST got around to it today. The weather was perfect, there was no traffic to get downtown, and the fall colors were absolutely stunning. Every corner we turned had new li[...]
Christine & Josh Christine & Josh
  • Christine & Josh

  • Christine contacted me a while back and told me she wanted to shoot her engagement photos in the Comic & Hobbies shop where she used to work. Comic books and board games !?!? Immediately, she had my attention ! Christine and Josh met in quite a magical way. They first met playing the card gam[...]
Megan Megan
  • Megan

  • I can't say enough about this girl. Megan is so incredibly down to earth, one of my absolute favorite people to chat with, my permanent class buddy, and now my hiking friend !!!! Today was an absolutely gorgeous day ! I was so happy when Megan agreed to come on a little woodsy photo adventure wit[...]
Madewell Event | Kirstyn Scott Madewell Event | Kirstyn Scott
  • Madewell Event | Kirstyn Scott

  • This past tuesday I had the unique opportunity to be part of a private event at Madewell !! The event was in The Streets at Southpoint in Durham, NC, and was organized by my talented roommate, Miss Kirstyn Scott. Believe me when I say, Kirstyn is the most fashionable person I have ever met in my lif[...]
Mike & Sarah Mike & Sarah
  • Mike & Sarah

  • I AM SO IN LOVE WITH THESE TWO !!! A while ago I got an email from Mike, Sarah's boyfriend. He wanted to propose to Sarah on the kissing rock, JMU's famous (and maybe infamous) landmark. His plan was incredibly romantic and involved leading a blindfolded Sarah all over the state to get to JMU. A [...]
Addie & Chris Addie & Chris
  • Addie & Chris

  • Oh my goodness, oh my goodness. I don't know where to begin ! Addie is a beautiful, classy, incredibly talented angel !! Chris is a sweet, funny, photogenic man in uniform. Together, these blue eyed beauties are quite the pair. I am fortunate enough to call Addie my sister (one of my first by the[...]
Eno Trails Daytrip Eno Trails Daytrip
  • Eno Trails Daytrip

  • Yesterday a few friends and I went on a little adventure ! We went to Eno Trails to see the quarry and relax for the day. Although it was a bit of a hike (and definitely off the beaten path) we had an INCREDIBLE time !!!!! Our fearless leader and guide, Mr. Jack Wyatt.  When we finally got to the q[...]
Travel & Grain Travel & Grain
  • Travel & Grain

  • For the past three weeks I have been traveling around Ireland, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Germany. While I am still adjusting to life back in the states, (I don't have to pay to use public bathrooms? There are no bag bans? It's SUNNY?!) I have only made a small dent in my photo editing process ([...]
Emma Emma
  • Emma

  • Shooting with Emma is always such a treat !! Our shoots are usually incredibly spontaneous but always astoundingly productive. We traveled to my favorite abandoned house for this shoot. I wanted to capture the romance of this old house through a portrait session. I absolutely love this house and hav[...]
Natural Bridge Adventures Natural Bridge Adventures
  • Natural Bridge Adventures

  • I lived in Virginia for the past 4 years while attending James Madison University. Whenever I left Harrisonburg I would see signs for the "Natural Bridge". It was a bit of a drive from my house, but I was determined to get there eventually ! Yesterday my boyfriend Don and I were driving back from a [...]
Graduation ! Graduation !
  • Graduation !

  • Well, this is a little late, but hey. . . BETTER LATE THAN NEVER !!! On May 10, 2014, i graduated from James Madison University with a degree in mathematics ! Here are just a few snapshots from the day ! (photo cred : lil bro, Mike) This is my masterpiece of a graduation cap, MATHY MATH !!!Ge[...]
Safari Park Date Safari Park Date
  • Safari Park Date

  • Last weekend, Don and I went to the Virginia Safari Park. It was so much fun and great to see the animals running around in a huge park. There were zebras, yaks, camels, tigers, monkeys, and even a 13 foot long snake !!!! I only snapped a few photos because I was having such a good time interacting [...]
A Surprise Engagement ! A Surprise Engagement !
  • A Surprise Engagement !

  • A while back I received a Facebook message from Mike Milhoan, my friend Sarah's boyfriend. He asked me if I would be willing to shoot a surprise engagement on the Quad at JMU. I was beyond excited and giddy and giggly and trying to be incredibly secretive about it ! We laid out the game plan, along [...]
Sydni and the 4 Seasons Sydni and the 4 Seasons
  • Sydni and the 4 Seasons

  • My beautiful model/friend/creative collaborator/photography assistant/all around awesome girl, Sydni, and I have decided to shoot 4 portraits depicting the 4 seasons; Autumn, Winter, Spring, and Summer. We began this project back in the fall of 2014 and have been battling wind, snow, allergies, dirt[...]
Staunton, VA Staunton, VA
  • Staunton, VA

  • Today I took a little road trip to Staunton, VA with Rachel, Katie, and Katie. Rachel got a brand new lens (via yours truly) and I was there to offer technical support. It was SUCH a blast !!!!!!! We started at the Farmers Market. It was so incredibly adorable and had a plethora of booths filled [...]
Emma & Connor Emma & Connor
  • Emma & Connor

  • I don't even know where to begin. This weekend was beautiful, emotional, incredibly joyous, and full of love. I love Emma for 1,001 reasons. She is talented, lovely, giggly, energetic, fashionable, sweet, sassy, and sings like an angel. She is also always down to snuggle and loves to talk in funn[...]
Cabin in the Woods Cabin in the Woods
  • Cabin in the Woods

  • Woah !!! I Haven't blogged in a looooooooooooooong time ! Well, I might as well start now with some exciting news ! One of my very dearest friends, Miss Emma Cobb, is getting married this May ! She is the sweetest soul I have ever met and she is 115% smiles and sunshine ! Seriously, I can't rave [...]
Cambodia | The Journey Home Cambodia | The Journey Home
  • Cambodia | The Journey Home

  • One boat ride to Phnom Pehn: 6 hours One Flight to Seoul, South Korea: 6 hours A Layover in Seoul: 8 hours One flight to LAX: 10.5 hours One flight home to Philly: 6 hours Hopping into my own bed with my puppy after a long day(s) of traveling: priceless.  The  journey home was long, sunny, hot[...]
Cambodia | Clinic Days Cambodia | Clinic Days
  • Cambodia | Clinic Days

  • When I first signed up with IMR, I really had no idea what to expect. I had absolutely no medical training (unless you count cleaning dental instruments in my dads office or passing out while watching a wisdom tooth extraction. . .) so I wasn't exactly sure of my role in the group. Technically, I wa[...]
Cambodia | Country Life Cambodia | Country Life
  • Cambodia | Country Life

  • Most of the time, our clinics were about an hour and a half outside the city lines. This meant that we were working on the side of dirt roads in the middle of fields filled with cows, water buffalo, and the occasional chicken ! Here are just a few snapshots of the wildlife and landscape we encoun[...]
Cambodia | Angkor Wat Cambodia | Angkor Wat
  • Cambodia | Angkor Wat

  • Words can not even begin to describe the awe and wonder of Angkor Wat. . . Built in the 12th century, the sheer mass of the temple is breathtaking !! However, the minute and precise details in the stonework are what really took my breath away. The history surrounding Angkor Wat is very interesting.[...]
Cambodia | The Future of Khmer Children Cambodia | The Future of Khmer Children
  • Cambodia | The Future of Khmer Children

  • Honestly, I have never been a "kid person." Babies scare the heck out of me and I never thought I had the patience to deal with toddlers. However, our trip to the local school (run by The Future of Khmer Children Organization) sparked something inside me. We went to the school to see the kids, give [...]
Cambodia | The Killing Fields Cambodia | The Killing Fields
  • Cambodia | The Killing Fields

  • I don't even know where to begin. I have been wanting to do a medical mission trip with my dad for a long time. We finally decided that now was the right time for both of us and discovered a program called International Medical Relief (or IMR for short). Honestly, I didn't know what to expect when w[...]
Liz & Sara Liz & Sara
  • Liz & Sara

  • These girls and I go way, way, way, way, WAAAAAAAYY back. Actually, we go further back before any of us were even born !!! Their mom and my mom have been best friends for (what seems like) forever !!!! We've spent many a summer at the beach, playing, growing and laughing together. I was so happy [...]
The Seven Fishes The Seven Fishes
  • The Seven Fishes

  • Every year my mom's side of the family gathers at my Granny's house for dinner on Christmas Eve. Well, actually it would be more accurate to say that we sit down to a FEAST. My family has this tradition called "The Seven Fishes". We don't actually know why we do this, where the tradition originated [...]
Katrina & Joe Katrina & Joe
  • Katrina & Joe

  • The first time I met Katrina and Joe was at their beautiful engagement session in the arboretum at JMU. Joe was very quiet and Katrina wore a beautiful necklace. Theirs was one of the first engagement session I ever shot ! I was nervous, excited, so energetic, and running all around the arboretum wi[...]
Cece & Jason Cece & Jason
  • Cece & Jason

  • I had such a lovely day at Sunday Park with Cece & Jason !!!! Their fall engagement shoot was perfect because the leaves were just starting to fall, but the sands on the lake represented their upcoming summer wedding !!! This was a breathtaking location to shoot ! I hope to be back soon ! I a[...]
Sam Valentine Sam Valentine
  • Sam Valentine

  • I had the great pleasure of shooting with Mr. Sam Valentine this weekend !!! Look out ladies, not only is he a total sweetheart, he  is also incredibly talented. Like, ridiculously talented !!! His voice is so relaxing and guitar skills are brilliant ! Also, he writes his own music. Creative? Check.[...]
Harvest Queen Harvest Queen
  • Harvest Queen

  • I always love shooting with Sydni ! She brings so much light and joy to each shoot and isn't afraid to be her bubbly, hysterical, glorious self !!! This week we traipsed through the arboretum (it was her very first time being there !!!) collecting leaves and turning them into a crown ! Originally[...]
Natalie Natalie
  • Natalie

  • I am so, so, so, SO fortunate to have this girl in my life. Natalie joined my a cappella sisterhood, Note-oriety, a year and a half ago and she has been a big part of my life for during that time. Basically the definition of "born to be the coolest person ever", Natalie is super down to earth, has a[...]
Catching Fire Catching Fire
  • Catching Fire

  • Sorry for the inactivity lately. I've been a little stressed and just recently had a little accident. I had a close encounter with some fire, and I wanted to tell you guys about it. *This is my little PSA about being safe.* I was having an absolutely LOVELY evening with one of my really good f[...]
Coaching Session with Katelyn James Coaching Session with Katelyn James
  • Coaching Session with Katelyn James

  • SUPER EXCITING NEWS !!!!! Back in August I had an amazing coaching session with Katelyn James. (For those of you who don't know her, you should seriously go look her up) We spent time playing with her adorable puppy, Bokeh, chatting over tea about photography, and pinpointing ways I can improve m[...]
The Story of the Feather The Story of the Feather
  • The Story of the Feather

  • When I began working on my new logo, I had absolutely no idea where I wanted to start, what direction I was going in, or even what shapes to use in the design !!!!! I worked on one design for about 2 weeks and when I showed my family they said: "It's nice. . . but it isn't really you. . . " Th[...]
A Study in Black & White & Housemates A Study in Black & White & Housemates
  • A Study in Black & White & Housemates

  • Last year I had the opportunity to take a B&W film class at my school. This was my first photography class in over 3 years, and to say the least, I was bursting with emotion. Excitement, nervousness, doubt, butterflies, dread, and enthusiasm all crowed inside my heart during the first week of cl[...]
Hello, and Welcome !!! Hello, and Welcome !!!
  • Hello, and Welcome !!!

  • Hello there ! I am so excited that you stopped by ! Welcome to my new site ! New look, new logo, new style, and (FINALLY) a blog !!! I am beyond stoked about having this blog. It will be a place for me to share experiences, DIY projects, and little tidbits about myself. Without further ado[...]