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Sweet Holden turned one!

Creek stomp session in carmel, Indiana

Meet the Pello family! Remember when I photographed them in a field? Or at this park? I’ve been photographing this awesome family since their oldest was a newborn! We tried something new this year for their family portraits and I absolutely love the results! First of all, this family is so photogenic and fun, it […]

Another family that I’ve known for years now and I’m thankful to have been able to develop friendships and to watch those little boys grow. They are full of personality and energy and I say it all the time, anyone with more than one more has me in awe. They are a different breed! ๐Ÿ™‚ […]

I think pregnancy is beautiful. I always have. I love hearing how moms are feeling, how much the baby is kicking, whether they’re finding out if they’re having a boy or girl, everything. I love birth stories and I LOVE babies. I am always so excited to hear when a family I’ve worked with for […]

What a stunning expectant mama, wouldn’t you agree?? You may remember Heather from her last epic maternity portraits, so I wondered how she would top that for this baby! When Heather contacted me and shared her dress options she was considering I knew this session would be great, but when she pulled up looking like […]

This was quite the session. Not only was the park closed (yes we shot there anyway), Jax leaned head first into the creek at one point (he was fine, just startled), I ended the session by slipping on mud and breaking my tailbone (don’t worry, I saved the camera). We had a good laugh (and […]

I’m excited for some outdoor mini sessions!

I’m going to be doing a bit of catchup over here and sharing some of my favorites from previous sessions – I never got around to blogging these so now is as good a time as any ๐Ÿ™‚This family is the definition of sweet! We had a beautiful day, a beautiful park and they were […]

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photographing babies and families in Noblesville, Carmel, Westfield, Fishers and Indianapolis