Category Archives: Family

real families. real life.

Road Trip: So You Wanna Go?

So you wanna go on a road trip, huh? There’s a lot to consider in the planning phase. Where are you headed? Will you camp? Stay insee more...

Road Trip: Expectations Vs. Realities

It goes without saying that when you plan to do something huge that you’ve never done before, the research can only take you so far.see more...

Road Trip Do’s + Don’ts – Packing Edition

We’re on Day 10 of our month-long Epic US road trip, and I finally feel like I’m getting a bit of a handle on life on the road.see more...

Over the river and through the woods…

You may have heard on my various social media accounts, or if you’ve been anywhere near me in the past several months, but the Lapishsee more...

Willa’s Newborn Session | Chattanooga In-Home Photography

There is no greater joy for me as an artist than documenting in-home life with real families. This one was no different – the breezysee more...

Madeline’s Newborn Session | Year of Firsts.

Last week I posted Madeline’s in-the-belly session (well, technically her gorgeous mama’s maternity session), and now here shesee more...

The Hamills | Chattanooga Mini-Session

I RARELY do mini-sessions at clients’ homes – minis are usually once or twice a year, all in one weekend, at one location. Butsee more...

What to do in Chattanooga over Spring Break | GUEST POST!

So Spring Break starts here on Friday – DAY AFTER TOMORROW – and can I just say that happened FAST?! Maybe it’s the snowsee more...

The Avila Family | Chattanooga Outdoor Family Session

Guys – sunshine, the river, a breeze – these are a few of my favorite things. Add in a genuinely kind, lovely, fun-lovingsee more...

The Haas Family | Downtown Chattanooga Family Session

It’s no secret that I love shooting in-home sessions, but when you live in a city as beautiful as Chattanooga (I mean, it’ssee more...

Don’t forget to make time for each other.

Hey, so if you’re married, or a parent, or in a long term relationship, you may need a reminder to invest in your loved one. I get itsee more...

The Goldens | Chattanooga Outdoor Family Session

We rarely stop laughing when we spend time together; the Goldens are just like that. There’s nothing like genuine laughter and joysee more...