Wedding Planning Tips – What I learned while planning my own wedding

I’ve photographed a lot of weddings in my day, and through the years I’ve picked up lots of tips and tricks that I’ve shared here on the blog. But, there’s no better teacher than firsthand experience! In just a few weeks I’ll be getting married (yay!!), and I’ve learned a lot going through the wedding…

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Preparing for Your Professional Headshots

Professional headshots are the perfect way to show off your unique personality and style. They can catch a potential client’s eye, and give them a glimpse into what working with you would be like. I recently did a professional headshots session with online business & marketing strategist, Susie Romans. During the shoot, we got to…

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Recap from Elisha Pendry’s Wrapping Class // Newborn Photography

I had the wonderful opportunity of attending a newborn wrapping workshop that Elisha Pendry hosted at her studio in Elgin and it was incredible! Although I only offer lifestyle newborn sessions at this time, I attended the wrapping class because I feel that wrapping is key to getting those babies all comfy and sleepy during…

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Crystal Lake Outdoor Park Spring Family Portraits // Foggie Family

This family! They’re so sweet, fun and beautiful! Shenika & Chris were referred to me by one of their friends for their maternity session. We had a fabulous time photographing their maternity session in Crystal Lake that I was beyond excited to hear they wanted to do a spring session at the same park after…

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Our Wedding Shower at Golf Club of Illinois

I posted on Facebook Monday — “I don’t know where to begin–our wedding shower was so incredible and we are beyond blessed to have such wonderful family & friends. I was driving home from the airport this morning after dropping off my cousins and Oma who made it in for the shower when I had…

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Hinsdale In-Home Newborn Lifestyle Session // Declan

Declan’s newborn lifestyle session has got to be one of my favorite newborn sessions to date. I had the opportunity to photograph Declan with his family in their beautiful home and even their pup got to take some photos with the family! Declan’s family wore shades of blue for their session and it was stunning!…

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How I Got my Dogs to Sleep in Their Own Beds at Night – In Less than 72 Hours!

Today I have a post for all you dog owners out there! (Or those of you that just want to see some cute puppy pictures) It’s how I got my dogs to sleep in their own beds every night. If you own a pup of your own, you know just how hard it can be…

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Lakeside Wisconsin Candlelit Pier Bridal Styled Shoot // Destination Wedding Photographer

CREATIVE TEAM Planning + Coordination // TOAST Weddings + Events Assistant // Noted + Knotted White Romper // Bevello Ivory Dress // Charlotte Russe Flowers // Mayfield Flowers

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How I Became a Professional Photographer

Happy Monday everyone! If you saw my post from last Monday about the, “10 Thigs Most People Don’t Know About Me,” then you know that I actually wanted to be a teacher when I began college. I obviously ended up taking a different path. So, today I thought I’d share the story of how I…

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