jammies | family | mckinney, tx

julian-9wmThis family did so great despite feeling a little under the weather.  We ended our session with a fun Christmas theme.  It is never too early to spread some Christmas cheer!
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Happy weekend!

choo choo | family | frisco, tx

schueler-2wmFinally, a break from the rain.  We were able to squeeze in just enough time before it started back up again.  I had such a wonderful time getting to know this sweet family! And I can’t get enough of their handsome little man!  He loved exploring, running around in the mud (oops), and didn’t want to lose sight of the train!  Here are just a few of my favorites.schueler-6wm schueler-8wm schueler-10wm schueler-25wm schueler-19wm schueler-22wmschueler-30wm schueler-32wm schueler-40wm schueler-45wm schueler-47wm schueler-53wm schueler-70wm schueler-73wm schueler-86wm schueler-91wm schueler-93wm schueler-96wm schueler-102wm schueler-104wm

[frisco, tx | family photographer]

easy like sunday morning | family | mckinney, tx

bogovich-30wmThe weather couldn’t have been more perfect for this sweet family’s photo session.  This beautiful Mama teaches my Stroller Barre class (which by the way, kicks my butt every time) and it’s always nice to see her and her daughter outside of class, especially when they’re all dolled up!  bogovich-3wmbogovich-4wm bogovich-8wm bogovich-9wm bogovich-11wm bogovich-12wmThis little lady is a natural!  She’s a smart cookie, too!bogovich-16wm bogovich-22wm bogovich-28wm bogovich-37wm bogovich-49wm bogovich-60wm bogovich-62wm bogovich-70wm bogovich-74wm bogovich-79wmbogovich-83wm

Unlike those Barre classes, this family was a breeze to work with.  Thank you for allowing me to capture your beautiful family!

[mckinney, tx | family photographer]

reflections | couples | dallas, tx

kaburton-1wmThis couple recently celebrated their first wedding anniversary.  What better way to reflect on their first year of marriage than a photo shoot in some of their favorite spots in Dallas!kaburton-10wmkaburton-8wm kaburton-15wm kaburton-17wmkaburton-25wmkaburton-28wmkaburton-46wmUp-cycled paper flowers using their wedding programs.kaburton-38wm kaburton-40wm kaburton-43wmkaburton-50wm kaburton-58wm kaburton-61wmkaburton-70wmkaburton-76wmkaburton-88wmcollage2 kaburton-102wm kaburton-111wmkaburton-82

[dallas, tx photographer]

 

 

the little prince and co. | family | mckinney, tx

sidhu-8wmThe day started out with a downpour that seemed like it would never stop.  But the sun came out just in time for this family session.  They came dressed in their beautiful Indian garments and a cheerful attitude to match.sidhu-2wm sidhu-15wm sidhu-18wmsidhu-21wm sidhu-31wm sidhu-32wm sidhu-34wmsidhu-43wm sidhu-50wmsidhu-53wm sidhu-65wm sidhu-69wm sidhu-74wmIs it obvious that this little man is the star of the show?sidhu-85wm sidhu-91wm sidhu-96wm sidhu-99wm sidhu-113wm sidhu-118wmsidhu-81wm

It was hard for me to choose just a few, so here’s a picture overload.  We need a little happy on a Monday anyway!

[mckinney, tx | family photographer]

A is one | personal

Our baby girl is ONE!  She is our little burst of energy and has brought so much joy into our lives.  We couldn’t be more proud of her.

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blended | family | mckinney, tx

The last time this group saw each other was probably when their parents said their “I Do’s” back in August.  Dad was very excited about this mini reunion and getting everyone together for an extended family session.  So glad I was able to capture some pictures for them!

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First shot of the day and it was awesome!

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These twin babies were only 11 weeks old! I.want.an0ther.one – maybe in a few years.

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I worked with this Mom for 5.5 years!  So good catching up with her outside of work!

Extended family sessions may be my new favorite!

[mckinney, tx | family photographer]

fit4mom | business | mckinney, tx

So honored to take pictures for this group of fit, fun and fabulous Mamas! If you’re in the McKinney/Allen/Prosper TX area, check them out (there may be a local franchise near you)! A great group of moms staying fit and fun for the kiddos, too!

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[mckinney, tx | portrait + headshots photographer]

a family affair | maternity | richardson, tx

Managed to squeeze a quick session with my friend before she gave birth.  Literally, she had her baby girl three days after we shot these!  I love that she brought her whole family along, dog included (and her name is Baby Girl, too)!  Can’t wait to meet her new bundle of JOY!

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mother + daughters | maternity | plano, tx

Some of my favorites from a maternity shoot for my friend and her daughter (and another one on the way).  It sure was hot and there were some creepy crawlers roaming around, but it was fun just gabbing away with the girls and lose track of time.  So excited for their family and the new addition on the way!

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