Not sure about newborn photography? I get it. You’re about to bring a brand new baby into the world, and that isn’t cheap these days. You might be tempted to try to do it yourself. I was. That’s right, before I became a professional photographer I was a new mom just like you. […]

Local Resources, Newborn

January 3, 2018

6 questions you need to ask your newborn photographer


  You love seeing photos of your kids. You love seeing photos of your family – until you see yourself. I hear it all the time. “I love everything about the photo… except for me.” You see the dark circles under your eyes. You see the last 10 pounds of baby weight you’ve been meaning […]

Local Resources, Newborn, Personal

November 7, 2017

Quit being selfish & get in the photo (yep, time for tough love)


  I remember feeling so ashamed when I started having supply issues when my baby was around 7 months old.   I did everything I knew how to do to increase my supply, and nothing was working. He dropped from 50th percentile in weight, to 5th percentile in weight. I feel shame and guilt even […]

Local Resources, Personal

October 9, 2017

Freedom in Formula | My breastfeeding story


Not only have I photographed both home and hospital births, but I’ve also experienced both for myself. Which is why I feel more than qualified to share why I think it is time to normalize home birth once and for all.   It’s important to remember that women have only been giving birth in hospitals for […]

Birth, Local Resources

July 11, 2017

What everyone should know about home birth.


You’ve probably heard about unplugged weddings by now, but if not, let me enlighten you. An unplugged wedding is when the bride and groom request their guests stay OFF their phones. That means no photos, videos, or live streaming of the events. Why? Because guests are now actually keeping wedding photographers from being able to […]

Birth, Local Resources

April 25, 2017

3 Reasons You Should Plan an Unplugged Birth


In the “mommy wars” there’s one battle that seems to be the toughest: breastfeeding versus formula. Many people insist that breast is best. Others swear by formula. But most of us land on the idea that fed is best. I believe that every mom has to do what’s right for her and her children. Sometimes […]

Local Resources

March 22, 2017

Yukon OK Newborn Photography | Is Breast Best?