Last Stop on Market Street: Bus Rides and Book Signings

Some of my daughter’s favorite books are illustrated by Christian Robinson so, when our local library started promoting a visit and book signing for “Last Stop on Market Street” (which has become a nightly read for us) I was super excited, and even more so when the library reached out to have me photograph all the fun! Christian joined…

A Horse Of A Different Color: Birthday Party At The Ranch

Brooklynn is a city kid with an even bigger city name but she had her eyes on a country birthday party! Enter Earthquake Arabians for a horseback riding party! I arrived on a crisp and cloudy afternoon to the sound of hooves clopping and kids laughing. The party had been split into two groups to alternate between…

BIKERS, BLESSINGS AND GRATITUDE IN THE MIDDLE OF GRIEF

Today I listened to a mother whose four-year-old child was murdered, stand up at his funeral reception and talk about how blessed she is. I’ve been going through one of the most trying times in my life as I head into a divorce from a man I’ve been with for twelve years. My daughter and I…

What A Stillborn Angel Taught Me About Being A Photographer

I started purchasing things for my own daughter before she was even conceived. Here and there I would happen across something unique and squirrel it away, keeping things in mind for the baby I hadn’t yet tried for. By the time I was six weeks along, her nursery was almost complete and by 30 weeks,…