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cousin sleepover | Peoria Illinois

A couple weeks ago before fall arrived, these 5 cousins invaded poor grandma’s house for a sleepover. They loved every minute ofView full post »

Sommer Park Family Photos – Peoria, Illinois

I don’t normally photograph large family get togethers, but these guys have been with me since the very beginning of my photographyView full post »

Fall Family Photos in Peoria Illinois | well hey there!

Well hey there friends! I do believe this has been the very longest break I’ve ever taken from my beloved blog. I’m going to beView full post »

Photo of a girl in the woods in fall colors

fall family photo session in central llinois | a peek for the Hand family

I have to say I have a love/hate relationship with this business I’m in and this month of October. Halloween and the entire fallView full post »

fall family senior photographer peoria illinois

fall family photo session in Peoria Illinois | a peek at the Leanos family

I’m going to be honest with you here. Photographing adults…without tiny ones running around…makes me nervous. I feel veryView full post »

Family photography in Metamora Illinois

fall family photos in Metamora, IL | a peek at the Karcher Family

So, I’m going to let you in on something that I probably shouldn’t tell anyone ever. I’m not proud of it. I need to stopView full post »

Family Photography in Springfield Illinois

giggles for miles . springfield illinois family photographer

A peek at my afternoon with these guys and their families. Nonstop belly laughs and huge smiles with these two :). Tell me thisView full post »

family photography in washington illinois

choose kind . peoria il family photographer

This dress has been hanging on the closet door frame in our room for months. I’ve been meaning to take miss Brooklyn’s pictureView full post »

Fall photography in Washington Illinois

fall mini sessions . metamora illinois fall family photographer

Happy weekend! I would *love* to get together with you and your crew to run and play and laugh and giggle and create some awesome familyView full post »

photograph of puppy and baby at home

hello! . washington, il family photographer

Well hey there! I don’t quite know what happened here, but life has officially taken over. 2017 has been one for the record books forView full post »

senior photography in St. Louis

graduate . St. Louis senior photographer

I don’t work with seniors very often, but when I do – I love it! It’s such a complete difference from my usual crazyView full post »

on the farm photography springfield illinois

boys and a truck . springfield Illinois real life family photographer

Looking through an old hard drive I came across this series from a session that I cannot believe I never blogged! On the farm black andView full post »