Yearly Archives: 2016

Our Thanksgiving

We hadn’t planned to travel for Thanksgiving this year, but when ourView full post »

Bits + Pieces // Historic Brattonsville

Toward the end of summer we visited this gem of a place for the first time inView full post »

A September Morning // family at-home session

This family welcomed me into their beautiful home on a morning in lateView full post »

Press in to the hard

I spent nearly all day today correcting and disciplining my boys. Yesterday,View full post »

A box // Childhood

I want to start a new series here in this space, documenting the glory days ofView full post »

Simon’s 3rd // Bits + Pieces

I am so far behind on our family’s personal pictures that I have to goView full post »


Gone are the days of serious-faced tintypes, and one-shot portraits. Now,View full post »

Ruby // York County Newborn Photographer

I am so happy to share this newborn session with you. Years ago, when I wasView full post »

Hide and seek

Reason #6453 why I love sessions that let your kids relax and be themselves.View full post »

Bits + Pieces

Grandfather builds a tree house. Sometime this spring, I think after watchingView full post »

Isaac // Newborn pictures

This little man has been a constant source of delight for his family since theView full post »

Sorrow & Gratitude

In May, just before Grace’s 16th birthday (and Mother’sView full post »


Summer Gratitude balmy mornings on our front porch playing ball withView full post »

Bits + Pieces // Summer afternoon

We’ve kept our days quiet and sweet this summer. Lots of books, and lotsView full post »

Worth Fighting For

I’ve been so heavy hearted with the news of this world, with stories ofView full post »

At-home family session

This sweet at-home family session has had me smiling for weeks. Elisabeth hadView full post »

Isaac is Born // Birth photography

This story began years ago, when a little five year old girl dreamed of being aView full post »

Bits + Pieces // Dupont State Forest

We’ve spent the week away, my boys and me. Inhaling fresh mountain air,View full post »

Bits + Pieces

Bits + Pieces. Just some messy play. This sort of thing is always worth theView full post »

Bits + Pieces // The Ivy Place

On a chilly morning in May we met with some new friends at The Ivy Place toView full post »

Mother-Daughter Photos Fort Mill, SC

Mother-daughter photos are especially sweet. I met this duo on a gorgeousView full post »

Creating Space

Four weeks ago I got off social media. I wanted time for things I couldn’t seemView full post »


So very many things, I could hardly limit to ten. Gifts in abundance, despiteView full post »

The battle // an adoption post

It’s a battle. Every day. Did I think I could rescue a child from certainView full post »