I'm delighted that you're here! My heart behind this blog is to invite you into my daily life, the things I am most excited about, the lessons I am learning, and the beautiful things I am capturing. I invite you to pour yourself a warm cup of coffee or sweet tea and stay awhile! I hope this space is an encouragement and inspiration to you!


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This is such a true picture of this season of life. We just finished dinner and I’m sitting at our dining room table. Dillon lit a crackling candle for me and set Spotify to play my favorite instrumental bluegrass. In front of me sits a glass of water, a handful of pens, and a pile […]


March 19, 2019

On Finishing What I Start

For the Heart, Uncategorized

Sarah Owen is a ray of sunshine, bringing light with her everywhere she goes. For the past three years, I have been blessed to serve as her youth group leader. She serves freely and willingly, always looking for ways to help others instead of sitting on the sidelines. Leading others by example, she serves on […]


November 8, 2017

Sarah Owen • Portrait Session

Photography, Uncategorized

We just love this couple so much. Dillon and Tim go way back, having attended homeschool classes together as they grew up. I became fast friends with Tim while serving on the leadership team for our community group last year, and connected with Ali immediately when she joined the group. Their friendship is so dear […]


November 2, 2017

Ali + Tim Rehearsal Dinner

Photography, Uncategorized