Tag: motherhood

Ilia’s Growing Family

When I found out Dominique’s sister was pregnant, I begged her to do a double baby-bump shoot. My normally agreeable and down-for-anything-stylist flat out refused!!! LOL! But that’s ok. She let me take her maternity pics the first time she was pregnant. Finally, I was able to convince her to hop in one shot to help […]

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Waiting for Sweet Pea

Last time I checked, my friends Melanie and Stefan didn’t have a name for their little Valentine daughter, so they began calling her Sweet Pea. (It’s a super adorable nickname and I’m jealous I didn’t think of it first). Anyway, Melanie coaxed me out of my coastal Virginia Beach crib to photograph her special addition in […]

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I never thought I was beautiful…

I never thought of myself as beautiful. There, I said it. For years I’ve been encouraging women to express their inner beauty and forget industry standards. But I never recognized it in myself… Until I got pregnant with my daughter, Maya. During that time, I never felt more beautiful. I think fondly of that time […]

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