A simple dinner with friends.

A simple dinner with friends.
Earlier this spring, my family had the pleasure of (finally) visiting some dear friends of ours who live on the truly picturesque island of Martha's Vineyard in Massachusetts. Now, everyone says to visit the island in the summer... During the offseason the island almost shuts down and only the 20,000 or so locals remain, but for a city girl like me, it was a wonderful[...]

Celebrating Jim.

Celebrating Jim.
I learned that one of my clients from last year, Jim, passed away yesterday after a long battle with a brain tumor and other related illness. Jim was a wonderful man who I am so pleased I was able to come to know, even if for a short time. So I thought I would share with you what was so special for me to document for this family. Jim and his lovely wife Sarai deci[...]

Tracie + Raul … married downtown Saint Paul, Minnesota at City Hall

Tracie + Raul ... married downtown Saint Paul, Minnesota at City Hall
I love weddings big and small, and this was the smallest wedding I've had the pleasure of photographing. On a very cold winter morning in downtown Saint Paul, Tracie and her groom Raul, along with four of their closest friends and family, headed to the Ramsey County Courthouse and City Hall for their beautiful wedding ceremony. I love so much about this wedding. I lov[...]