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Category Archives: LIFESTYLE SESSIONS

Baby Crew

WAIT… we were JUST celebrating lil’ Cohen getting a baby brother, right?!?! Well, all of a sudden, baby Crew is SOOO big that my lower back starts tingling and going numb after holding him longer than 30 seconds. Big… but cute and sweet! I dropped by his house for a few quick pictures before his […]

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Ruthie… 7 years old

Is it just ME or is it a challenge to REMEMBER,PLAN,SCHEDULE, BRIBE,FIND THE RIGHT OUTFIT,CHOOSE THE BEST LOCATION ‘get’ good photos of your child each year? Yes, there’s certainly challenges; but, there’s not much that warms my heart more than looking back at meaningful photos of my child from each year. Birthdays are a great […]

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New to the Crew!

Did you see the video on Instagram of Cohen meeting his lil’ brother for the first time?!?!  I was tickled that I got to see him climb into that big hospital bed, rub Crew’s head then kiss Libby on the lips! I was also tickled that I got to take some photos of their new […]

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My Favorite Spot

My favorite place to take photos of my kids is  where EVER they are playing! For us, that usually means the front yard! Rayna’s gotten some great deals at yard-sales, but this bow-and-arrow set is probably one of her favorite finds!   Rayna’s doing really well using my “big” camera! My shutter speed was WAY off […]

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On the road again…

If me or my crew ever have a chance to take a trip, we’ll ALWAYS say “YES!”  Even better when our final destination includes cousins, aunts, uncles, grandparents and a beautiful backyard to enjoy! Matthew’s the most talented dude I know! Matthew’s dad sends out a Bible verse everyday, but before he does, he takes […]

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Naomi’s Story

Normally, when my sister and I talk on the phone every day, our conversations are usually centered around something we’re cooking, somewhere we’re going or something too immature to share with anyone else.  But there WAS one particular phone call with Hannah almost two years ago that I will ALWAYS remember. I asked her how […]

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Cohen, 8 months old

The idea of JOY is absolutely fascinating to me. I’ve had wonderful seasons where I experienced true JOY every single day. I’ve also had seasons where I was numb; yet terrified I would never, ever feel joy again. I’ve had times when I’ve allowed comparison to steal my joy. Ironically enough, I’ve also witnessed many […]

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