One of my favorite things about having newborn photography at home is that we are capturing beautiful, lifelong memories for you to cherish!

2022, Family

August 24, 2022

Why You Should Have Your Newborn Photography at Home

Traveling for your engagement photoshoot can be stressful, but with these tips it doesn’t need to be! Remember- you’re celebrating your love!

2022, Engagement

August 17, 2022

My Tips When Traveling for Your Engagement Photoshoot

Get your workspace ready for a branding image photoshoot with my top 3 tips! You’ll have branding images you and your clients love!

2022, Branding, Bring It To The Table

August 3, 2022

3 Ways to Prep Your Workspace for Branding Images

Y’all, I feel so blessed to have the privilege to meet amazing couples as my job. Like, what?! How did I get so lucky? Mel and Jay’s Illinois elopement was so uniquely wonderful.

2022, Wedding

July 27, 2022

Illinois Elopement at The Garden Grove Center | Mel & Jay

If you recently got engaged, or are in the middle of planning your wedding, I know you have questions! I mean, wedding planning can feel like a lot. From the cake, to the dress, to the guest list, there’s so much to manage! Well dear, I’ve been working with brides just like you for years […]

2022, Tips, Wedding

July 22, 2022

Tips for Wedding Planning from an Illinois Wedding Photographer

If you can’t already tell, Garden of the Gods in the Shawnee National Forest has to be one of my absolute favorite places to take engagement photos! I know that it can be tricky to decide on a place to take engagement photos, so I thought I’d start featuring some of best places to take engagement photos in Illinois as their very own blog posts!

2022, Engagement

July 15, 2022

Best Places to Take Engagement Photos in Illinois Part 1 | Erin & Dylan

I had such a fabulous time bringing The Mercantile’s summertime offerings to life. They wanted unique, fun photos to reflect their brand!

2022, Branding

July 13, 2022

Summer Image Branding Session | The Mercantile

Oh my goodness! I truly think I’m the luckiest gal in the world to get to meet people like Mike and Katie. We had an absolute blast at their Garden of the Gods engagement photoshoot a couple of weeks ago!

2022, Engagement

June 29, 2022

Garden of the Gods Engagement | Mike & Katie

Wow, I absolutely loved photographing Claire & Connor’s gorgeous Washington, MO wedding! From the stunning colors (that sage and navy combo is elegant!), to the thoughtful touches that they put into their summer outdoor wedding, this day was so memorable!

2022, Wedding

June 22, 2022

Summer Wedding in Washington, Missouri | Claire & Connor

Planning a graduation photoshoot? Check out this post to see graduation picture ideas, fun themes and adorable accessories!

2022, Portrait, Tips

June 3, 2022

How to Make Your Graduation Photoshoot Unique