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The Best Year of My Life

The Best Year of My Life

Quick break from photography and travel blogs, for a life update ūüôā One year, One year, One year! Wow that went by faster than I thought it would (obviously, since I’m only 2 months late posting this). Does this mean we aren’t newlyweds anymore? ¬†But in all seriousness, marrying Mark was the best decision I’ve … Continue reading

Barkley Family Photos: Christmas 2012

Barkley Family Photos: Christmas 2012

While at home for Christmas, I took a few photos of my nieces and nephews. ¬†One of the best things about marrying Mark was becoming part of his family – which meant gaining two nieces and two nephews; LOVE these kids! I think it’s a great example of how almost any ¬†‘backdrop’ will work – … Continue reading

Jacob + Candice + Rylee: Family Photographer

It is time for Rylee’s return to the blog. ¬†She was my first solo model, featured in Baby’s First Christmas¬†Photoshoot, and now she’s back with her Mom and Dad. ¬†I’ve known Candice and Jacob since before they were married; they are absolutely wonderful, and I loved being included in Baby’s First¬†Christmas Family¬†Photoshoot. Merry Christmas and … Continue reading

Ashton & Addison: Family Photographer

Ashton & Addison: Family Photographer

After a morning with Ashton and her daughter Addison, I was reminded of the magical world little girls live in. ¬†A place where you never get tired, love playing dress up, and the world is just another adventure waiting to begin. ¬†This was probably the funnest (is that a word?) shoot I’ve done yet, we … Continue reading

My Beautiful Nieces: family photographer

My Beautiful Nieces: family photographer

I’ve known the subjects of this photo shoot for their entire lives. ¬†I changed their diapers, bathed them, blamed any mess possible on them, and spent every major life moment with them that I can think of. ¬†They are my gorgeous nieces Jaci and Reagan. ¬†I loved this shoot, because it was basically an afternoon … Continue reading

Baby Quinn: a shower

Baby Quinn: a shower

My cousin and his girlfriend are expecting a baby girl in January. ¬†I’m personally shooting for January 10, since it’s my birthday. ¬†My Aunt D hosted a shower for them yesterday, and true to form this party had lots of friends, family, food, wine, and laughs. ¬†And most importantly, baby Quinn has lots of clothes … Continue reading

MS Walk Austin: cold and beautiful

MS Walk Austin: cold and beautiful

Today’s MS Walk Austin makes the third annual appearance for team Rainey’s Rangers. ¬† And just like every year, a cold front managed to roll in right before the walk. ¬†It was nice mainly because I don’t like to sweat, and secondly because every year I know that by the time the walk is here … Continue reading