Motherhood

MOMMY NEEDS ALONE TIME

July 19, 2017

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Motherhood comes with a lot of guilt. It’s like, “Oh did someone order a baby? Well, here’s a side of immense guilt to go with it.” It comes with the territory. Am I working too much? Am I spending enough time with my kids? My partner? My friends?? My dog??? A million thoughts like these run through our heads 24/7 but some of us have one desperate thought – nay, plea – that screams in our heads by day’s end: I need alone time. Continue Reading

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Life

FINDING MY CREATIVE VOICE AGAIN

I have a confession to make. It’s something I’ve been in denial of for some time and a part of me was hoping it was just a phase and that I’d snap out of it but it wasn’t that simple. It happened after I…

July 14, 2017
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Family Sessions Photography

LAGUNA BEACH FAMILY SESSION

This family session will always be special to me because 1) it’s with one of my favorite families and 2) it was one of the first shoots I did after I had River and it really helped me feel “normal” again and reinstated my…

July 13, 2017
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Photography

BACK FROM MATERNITY LEAVE & SOME ANNOUNCEMENTS

Hi friends! I just wanted to say that I’m officially back from maternity leave! Earlier this year I quietly shared my return on my social media channels because I wanted to slowly ease back into shoots. Fortunately, several of my past clients were ready…

July 10, 2017
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FAVORITE BABY ESSENTIALS

River in his Love to Dream swaddle at 4 weeks old Navigating through all the baby essentials as a first time parent can be pretty daunting. There is just so much to choose from and you’re not sure if you’ll actually need all that…

July 5, 2017