life’s blessings.

Littleton Maternity Photographer. Littleton, Colorado

I was going through some of my old photos and just found this image of my friend, Elizabeth. This was when she was pregnant with her first son, which is funny because her second son is one month older than Olivia. I love finding beautiful images long after I

lauren & tate. ten mile station, breckenridge

lauren and tate are two of the most fun-loving people i’ve ever met, and their ten mile station wedding was a perfect reflection of their joyful relationship! laughter filled the whole day, and they even reacted with humor when they were forced to move

featured. one hitched lane

i’m thrilled to share that one hitched lane featured Jenny and Matt’s snowy engagement session on their gorgeous blog recently!

bryn and ben. echo lake engagement photographer

bryn and ben’s echo lake engagement session, near mount evans, couldn’t have been more perfect! there wasn’t a cloud in the sky, and the frozen lake was a great playground for us {and their goldendoodle, murphy}. we stayed a majority of the

our 10 year anniversary trip. kauai, hawaii

ah, hawaii. i’m dreaming of it now and wishing i could be on the beach this very moment, so i thought it would be a good time to put together my first post about our 10th anniversary vacation! although our anniversary is in march, we actually took this

the knott family. belmar park, colorado

i absolutely adore this family! we met  through our small group from church, and you just won’t meet two more genuine people anywhere. on top of that, i’ve never been more jealous of someone’s hair in my life! how are nikki’s

the pletsch family. littleton, colorado

it’s so interesting to go through stages of life with friends, especially watching them go from a couple to a family. i love watching mike and emily dote on their kids, and especially when they make annabelle and benjamin laugh. kids’ laughter is

baby avery. thornton newborn photographer

there’s nothing so sweet as seeing parents dote on their brand new baby! beth mentioned that jon has changed nearly all of avery’s diapers since she came home. what a blessing to a new mother! click *here* to see more from avery’s

let’s get winny. littleton, co family photographer

please read this excerpt from my friend adria. she and her husband, justin, are hoping to raise funds for a service dog for their daughter, signe: There is a precious little 7 year old that I would like to tell you about, she is my daughter Signe.  Signe has

the edwards family. littleton colorado family photographer

stephen and stacey are two of our dearest friends, and one of the closest things to heaven on earth would be if they told us they were moving to colorado! until then, we’ll have to settle for short visits, but we fully enjoyed every day that they were

the anderson family. littleton newborn and family photographer

when we moved to littleton some friends of ours asked if we’d like to try visiting their bible study which was just a mile down the road from us. lonnalee and dave {and the whole group} were so inviting, and we felt at home

ben folds five and nataly dawn. denver, colorado concert

thank you, thank you scott, nataly dawn, and ben folds five for letting me to photograph your denver show at the ogden! i was already jumping for joy when i knew we’d be able to make the show, but getting to see the everything from a

the karas family. walnut creek, california newborn photographer.

tiphanie and jimmy have the kind of relationship that makes love look easy. david and i photographed their wedding in december ’11, and we often comment that it’s time for them to move back to colorado. if they lived close,

the forbes-dohack family. evans, colorado newborn photographer.

little christmas miracle a good friend introduced amanda and i a year or so ago at a photographers’ meeting, and i’ve admired her work ever since. so when she asked if i could take some newborn photos for her and mike, i was

the pletsch family. stapleton, colorado family photographer

mike and emily, we’re over the moon excited for you! love to you all!

the montgomery family. highlands ranch family photographer

i love this family, and i’m so thankful that my my job {that i love}  introduces me to amazing people like the montgomerys!

jessica and justin. a roswell, georgia wedding

i can’t really begin to describe what it was like to photograph my little brother’s wedding, except that it was a huge honor. although he’s a 28 year old man, he’ll always be my little brother

the hurt family. macon georgia family photographer

  it’s hard to believe that hannah was one of my 6th grade students three years ago! it also turns out that she is an incredibly talented artist, and i’ve been admiring her work for such a long time. recently i sent her a note, asking if

the sherer family. stapleton, colorado family photographer

i was so excited to photograph this sweet family, and it was extra special since i knew valerie from childhood! her daughter, cali, had a hard time believing i knew her mom from about the age she is now. i’m so glad that we’ve be

megan and jared. a westminster noah’s wedding

megan and jared couldn’t have wished for a lovelier day! it all began when david scouted the perfect first look location in ketner open space park, and for an hour i almost felt like i was back in georgia amongst

mike and emily. a wash park maternity session

mike and emily are two of our closest friends, so david and i were overjoyed when we heard they are pregnant with twins! they’re going to be welcoming a baby girl and boy, something i admit i’m quite jealous about. i can’t wait

kelsey and dan. a wash park wedding at epiphany lutheran church and the curtis hotel

kelsey and dan match each other so perfectly. kelsey is outgoing with an infectious smile, and dan is a bit more quiet, with a wit that keeps kelsey grinning from ear to ear. what an incredible blessing to be a small

wash park maternity session. mike and emily’s first look

mike and emily are two of our closest friends in denver, so it was such a blessing to photograph them during one of the happiest times of their lives. i can’t wait to share more soon!