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When I was 18 and in college I met a man who stole my heart. He was kind and affectionate, handsome and hard working. But he also had a dark side. Something that ended up shaping me to be exactly who I was supposed to be. He had a drinking problem and when he would drink hard alcohol he would turn into a different human...

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I was meant to capture the birth of this little gal but she came to fast so newborn shoot it was.


Welcome Ayla

These creative concept sessions are something I’d LOVE to start offering weekly or monthly at a discounted rate. I often find myself inspired by something I’ve thrifted or a location I’ve seen which turns into my creative brain spiralling into daydream mode and my next bath being me frantically typing out phone notes of poses […]

Empowerment, Fashion, Film

Pink Rock Cowgirl Concept Shoot

A quick week in Nashville.


Nashville, TN

Say these affirmation words to yourself and your loved ones today. You are so loved. You are so wanted. You are so deserving. You are so worthy. You are so strong. – thebalanced.mama Your Narrative blog will appear here, click preview to see it live.For any issues click here


Happy Love Day!

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A quiet elopement deep in the heart of the Cassiar Mountains. These two tied the knot at my very own venue; Denetiah. For more information on this spot go to the Denetiah page on my site. Your Narrative blog will appear here, click preview to see it live.For any issues click here

Denetiah, Elopement

Denetiah Elopements Tiffany + Devan 

Lacey + Jordan  Write up “Be with someone who makes adventures out of late night trips to the grocery store. Be with someone who mindlessly reaches over for your hand while they drive. Be with someone who can’t fall asleep without hearing yoursleepy ‘goodnight. Be with someone who brightens your Monday and motivates you to do […]

Denetiah, Elopement

Denetiah Elopements Lacey + Jordan

Your baby will never look the same as they do in those first few hours. Having your birth photographed is the most vulnerable and powerful thing I get booked for and I HIGHLY encourage it. Even if you choose not to share the images they will be something you will cherish forever. Like a wedding […]



I personally think this is the genre I am most known for. It is something I crave to capture. Since I was young my mom used to lose me in grocery stores because someone the aisle over would have a baby I wanted to cuddle. My sister told me I had to live next door […]

Family, Maternity, Newborn


These sessions will blow your mind every time. We can shoot virtually through our phones!!! Anywhere in the world. Any type of phone. There is now an app that helps me control not only your shutter button but also the exposure and focus. I can also shoot video clips and the images are saved in […]

Family, Lifestyle, Maternity, Newborn


This session is for you and only you. This is NOT a boudoir session when the end goal is to make someone else happy. This is to make YOU happy and if you choose to share them with others then that is your decision. But what I want to see is you leaving with your […]



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