Someone the other day said to me “I saw that picture of you and you always look so put together and good!” And I thought huh, that’s certainly not how I feel.  For those of you that don’t know me too well, I have a full time job in addition to my growing photography business. […]

Location: Honker Bay Ranch Weddings, Oroville, CA 5 Simple Tips to Help Take the Stress Out of Planning a Wedding Learn to say no Planning a wedding is exciting and fun but it can also be one of the busiest times of your life. If you don’t want to end up being a nervous wreck […]

One of the most common questions I get, no matter the type of session, is what should I/we wear? I am always happy to answer that question. In fact, I encourage my clients to text/email me their ideas or to send me photos of actual outfits before the session so I can provide input and […]

5 Reasons Why Every Bride Needs a Wedding Planner Your wedding day is naturally one of the best days of your life. It consists of all of the little (and big) things that represent you as a couple, a day for all of your friends and loved ones to enjoy and one that you’ll remember […]

Molly and Robert had planned to get married at the White Ranch in Chico, CA. We all know how this year has gone for everyone and the wedding industry was no different. Unfortunately they had to make other arrangements due to so many restrictions. They decided to have a smaller wedding at a family member’s […]

Who is going stir crazy?! Anyone? Everyone? I know we are in my house.  Things are very different and we are all trying to navigate these weird times. I am trying to stay sane while working from home full time with both my kids. My husband is still working as an “essential” employee since he […]

Where to even begin with this couple? They are fun, silly in the best ways, and adventurous. I first met them in person at their engagement session. They were prepared with a bag of supplies and props for their photos; champagne with flutes, a plaque. Their session was at Chico State at their request and […]

My weekend was spent editing photos, doing a photo session in Upper Park, and hanging out with my mom and kids while my husband was away. Shout out to my mom who keeps my kids entertained so I can get stuff done! Thanks to her I was able to finish editing the wedding I shot […]

Hey everyone! How well do you know your photographer? Possibly not very well so let’s get acquainted. Here are 10 things you may not know about me… or maybe you do know everything and in that case you can stop reading. Just kidding, keep going. I didn’t write this for you to give up. ****** […]

I have been going back and forth with writing a new blog post due to various reasons on my end, but finally felt a need. What the hell, right? So this may cause me more work later, I’ll explain that in a bit. My thought for this post was all about how hard life can […]

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