rob + emily
The honor of being chosen to photograph people's most memorable and intimate moments is most definitely not lost on me, and if it ever is, I fully believe that I will not be working in this the way God has chosen me to. And when Emily asked me to be her photographer a year ago.....
We're engaged! Now what?
The amazing moment of being proposed to has finally happened! Your fiance got down on knee in front of you, maybe it was an intimate experience, maybe they asked all of your family and friends to bear witness to the moment, however it happened – here you are with a beautiful ring....
PERSONAL: WHy photography is so precious to me
Ok, Caitlin, thanks for hitting us right in the feels at the title…
Yup, I did that. So, forewarning, I couldn’t even get through downloading these images without crying so if you’re anything like me, I’ll give you a minute to go grab some tissues…
Just about everyone has been spending the last few weeks reflecting on the last decade of their life as 2019 came to a close and we entered into 2020, and I am absolutely no different. And the beautiful part of entering into a new decade, is that this one is free to continue to be […]
“I hope you know how much you are loved” was the opening line of the thank you card Jennifer wrote me after their session. Norm had told Jennifer this when they were leaving their anniversary session with me at the Desert Botanical Gardens. It is one of the most special thank you’s I’ve ever received, […]
As a photographer + stay at home Momma of 4, I often get asked – how do you manage to do it all? And while I am nowhere near perfect, I thought I’d share how we’ve managed to make this work for our family! My kiddos are between the ages of 1.5-13 so to say we […]
Today I graduated! However, it’s probably not at all what you’re thinking. I’m not taking any college courses, and I haven’t had any recent certifications — but I have been spending the last several months working one on one with someone who has been teaching me many things. I’ve been seeing a counselor. There really is […]
It’s 9:31 pm and I just sat down to work after a very long day, and an emotionally exhausting evening. I had planned to finish editing my amazing clients galleries from this week and start their blogs, but it’s a Monday – and this is real life. Today my daughter had an evaluation that we […]
Growing up in the Pacific Northwest affordable me a lot of opportunities to have a seriously fun childhood. Think, barefoot, going everywhere my feet or my bike would take me – and my parents would let me. My home growing up was right alongside a river which stretched one way under train tracks and up […]
I’ve never really been a big New Year’s person, because instead of having the opportunity to start afresh each year on 1/1, I absolutely believe that anybody has the opportunity to start new or change or move forward in something at any point in their lives. So, when it was the middle of 2018 and […]
Can I be completely honest? I’m not sure if I’m, like, totally alone in this or not – but I am not a business minded person. I’m more of a take pictures, be creative, act like the goof that I am and spill my guts via my blog kinda gal versus being a business person. […]
Our house is pretty much always filled with music. I’m not sure about you, but most days there is nothing I can accomplish without having music playing in the background. In fact, even as I type this a mix of music is currently pumping from YouTube. We often turn on YouTube for our music source […]
Ok, Caitlin, thanks for hitting us right in the feels at the title… Yup, I did that. So, forewarning, I couldn’t even get through downloading these images without crying so if you’re anything like me, I’ll give you a minute to go grab some tissues… *insert Jeopardy countdown song here* (you sang that in your […]