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Sweet family {Family photographer in Redlands}

I met Jennifer through a networking group called Christian Business Partners {CBP} She has been part of the group for a while and she was always so nice to me and helpful while I was the newbie. She always has a smile on her face and is excited to help other people! She is a …

Fall family pictures {Lake arrowhead family photographer}

What a great family this is!! I have known Shelbie for years now, she actually went to school with my sister. But she is always so sweet, so caring and kind to other people! It was fun to hang out with her family for a little while!! They kids are the same age and in …

Outdoor Fall pictures {Big Bear family photographer}

This family is so cute and so sweet! When she wrote to book a family/maternity session a few weeks back, we set a date and were all ready. Well, the day came and it was so foggy at times I could not see across the street. Their schedule was limited and her husband works nights…but …

Fall wedding at the lake {Lake Arrowhead Wedding Photographer}

What a gorgeous wedding this was! Nestled in the towering trees on a fall afternoon, at the lake, what could be better?! The leaves are changing colors up here and it’s spectacular! Top that off with a beautiful couple on their wedding day, stunning! It was a joy to be part of this wedding! They …

Christmas in a box {Photographers in Big Bear}

Christmas mini sessions are coming soon!! I’m so excited about this mini session! Just over a month ago I put out a model call out on Facebook for two little kids. I was overwhelmed by the interest and then had to make the decision on how I would choose my little models. I wanted a …

Intimate fall wedding {Wedding Photographers in Lake Arrowhead}

I have known Dawn for years now. I started getting to know her more when my daughter was in her Kindergarten class. I knew she was sweet and kind and loved the kids. The year my daughter went in to first grade, Dawn also moved from Kindergarten to first grade and again, my daughter was …

Senior Pictures {Lake Arrowhead Photographer}

Senior year is such an awesome year!! Extra electives, last year in school and the whole world in front of you! This beautiful girl is excited about going on mission trips. She is also graduating early!! She is beautiful and full of so much joy. We laughed and walked around finding the biggest most beautiful …

Cake Smash! {Lake Arrowhead Family Photographer}

Cake smashes are so much fun to photograph! Especially because I get to let the kids make a mess and watch the smiles grow on their faces! Typically a 1-year-old doesn’t make the mess you’d think or that parents desire for these types of sessions. We spend the first year telling them not to play …

Just 4 Kids {Photographers in Redlands}

I can not say enough GREAT things about Dr. Rick and his staff at Just 4 Kids pediatric dentistry! We found Just 4 Kids when my oldest daughter was about 6 and she had some traumatic and SUPER awful dentist experiences at this point. I cried taking her to the dentist and she was crying …

The good and the bad about mini session Part 2 {Big Bear family photographer}

So yesterday I told you some of the awesome things about mini sessions. If you missed that post, check it out here. Today, I’m going to tell you the bad about mini sessions. There are always two sides, right? Ok, so here we go… Only 15-20 minutes. Why is this bad? Well, I like to …

The good and the bad about mini sessions Part 1 {Lake Arrowhead family Photographer}

This last weekend I did my fall family mini sessions! I found a great location, seriously, it was gorgeous! Scheduled them and they all booked up rather quickly! I don’t typically offer family mini sessions, but thought I’d give it a try! Well, much to my surprise, like I said, they all booked up! People …

Makes me laugh! {San Moritz Lodge wedding photographer}

This set of images just crack me up! They loved each other so much and it just shines through the way they talk to each other, the way they laugh together and the way they hold each other. It truly was an honor to be part of their day!! I’m always looking for ways to …

Heart Rock Trail {Photographers in Crestline}

How sweet are these two? And how gorgeous is this location? Typically you want to start your session closer to sunset. Not at sunset, but about an hour/hour and a half before sunset. Well, I have photographed this heart rock trail before and knew it was very dark in this are. There are so many …