let's talk about it

January is always my time to take stock in my business, review the previous year and start planning ahead. This year I planned ahead and started gathering everything I’d need to give my website a big update. (You may have already noticed that this blog post looks different!) I had a lot of fun going […]

Seattle Family Photographer ~ Shiny and New

I’m back! We had a year off last year but I’ve got a great list of challenges for February and it’s time to get our creative juices flowing! Join in on the fun. I’ll be posting every day on my personal Facebook page. (If we aren’t friends then send me a message and we will […]

The Challenge – 2020

For years I’ve picked a phrase or word to help guide my year. Since before it was in vogue, actually. I’m that kind of geeky. But I like having a bit of a guide. What can I say?! Last year was a crazy year. We moved twice so that took a lot of time. So […]


This year the tree farm visit was bitter sweet. Of course we had our fun. It was a spectacular day. Warm and sunny and happy! But this is the last time we get to make our annual trek with friends and family because, after more than 35 years of tree farming the land has been […]

Seattle Family Photographer ~ Tree Farm 2019

I’ve said for years that the biggest changes (besides baby to toddler) in kids is in middle school. I haven’t photographed this crew for a couple of years and the changes are astounding! These kids represent grades 8-11 (and grades 4 and 5 for the youngest girlies) so that is right in the biggest change […]

Seattle Family Photographer ~ So much change

It is rare to have a high school senior contact me directly. Normally it is a parent emailing to set up a session for their family and senior. In this case, Drew heard about me from one of my other seniors (thanks Natalie!) and contacted me directly. Interesting! He was super responsive. I sent him […]

Seattle Senior Photographer ~ I’m Impressed