Blog posts

  • Pilon Family - San Juan Capistrano, CA {Family + Lifestyle}

  • I just love photographing the same family every year and watching how they grow. The Pilons were one of the first great friends we made when we first moved to California and I have loved capturing their family over the past few years. This time we skipped the beach for a little stroll through the historic town of San J[...]
Ryan Family - Laguna Niguel, CA {Family}
  • Ryan Family - Laguna Niguel, CA {Family}

  • I love being able to see my old neighbors at least once a year to capture their family photos. I just love seeing these sweet girls grow! We had the perfect fall evening for our shoot. We did a lot of swinging at the top of the canyon and goofed around with sticks as antlers. This family is always up for anything! Here[...]
  • McDonald Family - Dana Point, CA {Lifestyle + Family}

  • You can pretty much taste the sweetness in this family session. The McDonalds were such a fun family to capture. Between all the giggles and snuggles, we chased the sunset and dipped toes into the water. It was a warm October night and the beach was not swarming with photographers for once! The kids were all so sweet a[...]
  • Lindsay's Graduation - Dana Point, CA {Family}

  • I have so much love for this little family right here! Lindsay's daughter and my daughter became BFF's three years ago when they met in first grade. I will forever be blessed to have them in our lives. I am so proud of Lindsay for graduating with an MA in Marriage and Family Therapy from Pepperdine University. I cannot[...]
Olivia's 10th Birthday - Rancho Mission Viejo, CA {Event}
  • Olivia's 10th Birthday - Rancho Mission Viejo, CA {Event}

  • Olivia's 10th Birthday party was twice as special for me since I got to not only attend as a photographer, but as a guest. Our girls have become very close since meeting at cheer. I just loved this movie night set up! Despite technical difficulties - it was a perfect night celebrating this 10 year old cutie! Here are s[...]
  • Paige Senior Portraits - Laguna Beach, CA {Lifestyle}

  • Graduating High School is such an amazing and exciting time! I just loved capturing these senior portraits of Paige in Laguna Beach last week! She is beyond excited to be attending University of Washington where she will be majoring in Medical Anthropology and Global Health! I mean - how cute is she in this vintage Hus[...]
  • Smith Family 2020 - Laguna Niguel, CA {Family + Lifestyle}

  • I absolutely love watching families and their littles grow! This is my third year taking the Smith Family photos and I have so enjoyed meeting up with them each and every single time. I also love the change of scenery. The first year we hit up Salt Creek, last year we strolled through downtown San Juan Capistrano, and [...]
  • The Pilon Family - Dana Point, CA {Family + Lifestyle}

  • I just love watching families grow and The Pilons are no exception. Last year we met on Victoria Beach for a dreamy family session. I was super pumped to photograph them as they have become family to us! There was so much love and so many giggles in this session - I am so happy to share a few of my favorites with you! [...]
Faith Family - Dana Point, CA {Family}
  • Faith Family - Dana Point, CA {Family}

  • Loving this sweet session with the Faith Family this past weekend. They will be expecting a little girl in March who is so lucky to be part of this loving family. We met up for a sunset session to climbed rocks and jump waves. Here is a sneak peak into our time together!