We need some positivity over negativity here.

We need some positivity over negativity here.

2020 Have you heard of toxic positivity? We all do it. And we all need to take a break away from it. We need to stop feeling ashamed for feeling a certain way. You are allowed to feel broken-hearted that you had to miss a trip you were looking forward to. We are often...
about my blogs.

about my blogs.

2020 The year of Strange Times… I am not as busy as I usually am. **shocker** So I recently found myself going back to do some blog posts and I see some similarity to them all. They are all clients I have photographed before. I love this. I love that my past...
Best Friends and Watermelon

Best Friends and Watermelon

JAM – J – Jessica A – Andrea M – Miranda These are some of my very best friends. I adore them. Yes, our friendship has its own name. JAM and when we add Stephie in we call ourselves JAMS. The idea for the shoot all started when Andrea and I got...
A note about Samson

A note about Samson

Samson Hopkins 2008-2020 On October 28th, 2008 Your Aunt Dani and I drove to Ohio to pick you up. It was our first time having Sonic on that car ride to get you and we were so excited. You laid by Dani’s feet and slept as we ate Taco Bell. We gushed over you and I...
Slowly getting Miranda back!

Slowly getting Miranda back!

I did it. For my birthday in August Genna, Nathan and Kaleena went in and got me a Burlesque 101 class at Detroit School of Burlesque. Along with the gift came a heartfelt letter from Genna explaining why she wanted to get me this gift. We had never talked of this or...
Missing and yet FOUND

Missing and yet FOUND

I have been missing from here since May. That is when life happened. Adam’s father, Greg passed away on May 6th and life became very different. We were on vacation in the Outer Banks for our friend, Ed and Stephanie’s wedding when we got the call to come...