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I remember distinctly the moment when, having crossed solidly into adulthood, it became clear that the general consensus was that New Years Eve was overrated and exhausting. I remember feeling sad and a bit confused that every one had suddenly come this conclusion without me. Because I still enjoyed New Years Eve.. I kinda still […]

Holidays: the Magic of New Year’s Eve According to Me

December 31, 2020

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Surprise! We are expecting a little baby in September. I kept this huge secret for a relatively long time (even to my own parents) for a very specific reason. As you’re well aware, we have two boys already. My stepson Ryan, age 10. And my son Grayson, age 4. (He’ll turn 5 in October.) Women […]

Boy or Girl: Are We Getting a Baby Brother or a Baby Sister??? Carrollton, TX

March 22, 2020

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OK, time to get real!! A little behind the scenes #inthestudio moment for you.. They’re not all keepers. THE PHOTOS, NOT THE CHILDREN 😂 These are our kids: my son Grayson (3.5 years), my stepson Ryan (9 years), and his baby sister Alison (1 year). I love these littles more than anything in the world. These are some […]

Real Talk: A Behind the Scenes Studio Moment, Carrollton, TX

June 8, 2019

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Hi everyone, and a very happy new year to you all. The month of January is very nearly gone, and yet this is my very first blog post of 2019. Sorry for that – but I have been a very busy bee. I actually have some exciting personal news that I wanted to share with […]

Let’s Get Married: Paul & Michelle at G Allen Courthouse, Dallas TX

January 22, 2019

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I think six months may be one of my favourite baby ages. They’re smiling, they’re sitting. They have so much personality! This was definitely true of little Miss Alison at her six month milestone session in the studio at the beginning of December. We kept the shoot simple, with a gray seamless paper backdrop and […]

Milestone Session: Alison Jane, Carrollton TX

December 11, 2018

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Having a brand new studio in our brand new house is amazing. But it’s also kind of a liability when coupled with the fact that I’m a boymom to a ridiculously spirited eight-year-old aspiring professional Fortnite dancer and an almost criminally insane two-year-old escape artist. They can be so much! And man, do they love […]

Happy Father’s Day: A Note to my Favorite Adult Person

June 16, 2018

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