Hello, new friend! I am so glad you are here. This is my blog / journal / safe space to randomly vent and write creatively about all the goings-on at CEP. Thank you for stopping in and checking this out. I already appreciate you. Here are some fun things you can look forward to when reading this blog: lots and lots of personal/miscellaenous adventures, adorable little families, the sweetest, most fun-loving couples to ever grace your computer screen, and SO. MUCH. MORE.

families, engagements, weddings & everything in between.

Welcome to the blog

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Courtney & I worked at the ValleyCats in Troy together for a couple summers, and she was always super friendly and easy to talk to. I was really excited when she reached out to me about getting some photos taken of her and her sister as a Christmas gift for their parents. Knowing full well […]

The Gemmett Sisters

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Rebecca and I connected a while back when she expressed an interest in booking a family session with me. We decided on a fall foliage session up at Thacher Park and even though the weather was crummy, the colors were gorgeous and this family was so fun. Luke (4) was the sweetest boy – he […]

The Camacho Family

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Alyssa reached out to me about setting up a family session close to home. I suggested we check out some spots in downtown Troy (specifically the famous painted brick wall spot seen below). I wasn’t all too familiar with downtown Troy but I had the cutest little tour guide. This family was so sweet and […]

The Butler-Ryan Family

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My fifth and final mini session back in July (!!!) was a great way to wrap up the day. Allison brought her two handsome sons along with her, and the whole family had coordinating red, white & blue outfits.  I loved it. The boys seemed nervous at first, but I promised them I’d get them […]

The Zepeda Family

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Back in July when I held my first ever successful day of mini sessions, I had the absolute pleasure of photographing Angela, Tah, and their two beautiful & adorable boys. Angela and I went to high school together and it was so awesome to reconnect and see this lady flourish as a mama. And–SURPRISE!–she is […]

Angela & Tah

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When Brandon responded to my model call, I honestly did not expect him and his family to dress to the nines for our shoot. My jaw nearly dropped when Brandon, his mother and his grandmother all got out their car dressed like they were ready for the red carpet. Mom and Grandma wore beautiful white, […]

Brandon & Family

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