Welcome to the blog! I’m a small-town Florida girl and Army wife relocated to the Seattle Suburbs, documenting love from one coast to the other. I live for a good PNW mountain breeze, sweat pants, and local eats. Let's be friends!

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Washington Elopement and Intimate Wedding PHOTOGRAPHER


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The beauty at Mount Rainier never ceases to amaze me but it's the amazing adventures and connections I make with outdoorsy couples that makes my heart beat hardest. How can I be so lucky to call my passion also my job?






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C17 Fini Flight | JBLM Photographer My October has been filled with such a variety of photography events – a stark contrast to my wedding filled summer. And I’m definitely not mad about it. My spirit has been renewed with travel, variety and documenting authentic moments that leave me emotional and fulfilled while capturing these moments. […]

JBLM Fini Flight


Where: Point Defiance Park, Tacoma As a JBLM family photographer, these three have made a HUGE impact on my heart – more than I could begin to put into words. The army has made us family, something that you really just don’t get unless you’ve lived the military lifestyle. But, we share a bond even […]


5 Snowy Mountain Session Tips We all love dreamy photos in the snow. They are magical and leave us all completely in wanderlust. While being a huge fan of the snow, there are a few extra considerations that you may not come across with other photoshoots. Here are 5 snowy session tips to help you […]


When the Army moves you across the country, it’s only fitting that you have your family portraits taken in your new backyard! As an Olympia Photographer, I am pretty sure that we have the best backyard, the Olympic National Park! But really, all of the Pacific Northwest never disappoints! These two’s kiddos are stinking ADORABLE. I […]


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How to Support Your Family, Friends and Community’s Businesses   As a small business owner, supporting other small businesses has become a priority for me.  Trust me, I’m the first to admit that I love Amazon with all my heart and soul but when I can – I love to support small, local or ethical […]

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