Storytelling Session for a Family of 9 as they Welcome a New Baby.

Storytelling Session for a Family of 9 as they Welcome a New Baby.

I loved documenting this family’s afternoon together as they snuggled, fed, and adored their newest member of the family. Number nine! He is certainly going to be the most loved baby! When I arrived the older kids were playing chess while the younger ones watched, Mama was feeding her newest baby and sisters were in…

Welcoming a New Baby Sister + An In Home Storytelling Session

Welcoming a New Baby Sister + An In Home Storytelling Session

I’ve photographed this family’s wedding and 2 Storytelling Sessions for them and it’s such a joy to keep returning and capturing these memories for them. I’m a believer in these sessions because photos are what you have to pass on to your children. These photos will tell the story of who you were, who has…

In Home Storytelling Session + Lots of Pretend Play + A Hike in the Rainy Woods

In Home Storytelling Session + Lots of Pretend Play + A Hike in the Rainy Woods

Portland Family Photographer This sweet 3 year old girl was so fun to photograph. She has the best personality and did the funniest things. It took her a bit to get comfortable with me, but then she proudly walked around with her tutu and showed me all around the park near their home, and played…

In Home Storytelling Session with Read Aloud with Daddy , Mama & Baby Nursing, and Dinner Time

In Home Storytelling Session with Read Aloud with Daddy , Mama & Baby Nursing, and Dinner Time

Storytelling In Home Sessions I absolutely love these sessions! To tell a family’s authentic, real story for them to keep and remember this season whether it be a busy, exhausting one, a bit more relaxed with middle aged kids, or even adult kids and you want to photograph all of you together, creating a meal,…

In Home Storytelling Session for a Home School Family + Baking + Backyard Play

In Home Storytelling Session for a Home School Family + Baking + Backyard Play

Rachel (Mom) answered my short questionnaire prior to her session to help me get those moments that she wants to remember from her kids’ young home school days. She told me she wanted to have photos of reading to her kids, baking a cake (She is an avid baker and sells her beautiful cakes), doing…

Storytelling In Home Session + A Trip to the Coffee Shop for Hot Cocoa with Three Fun Kids

Storytelling In Home Session + A Trip to the Coffee Shop for Hot Cocoa with Three Fun Kids

Family In Home Storytelling Session in Portland I showed up 30 minutes late to this session which is HORRIFYING to me because I may be late to everything else, I’m not late for a session! But this family was so kind and went with my schedule mishap. 😉 I love when a family just *knows*…

In Home Newborn Session for the New Baby and Two Proud Big Sisters

In Home Newborn Session for the New Baby and Two Proud Big Sisters

I love these laid back In Home Newborn Sessions for families. It’s a couple hours spent admiring the new baby while older siblings take turns holding the baby while Mom and Dad do feedings and diaper changes. It’s these every day moments that make up those first new days of bringing a baby home and…

Newborn In Home Storytelling Session: Big Brother Welcomes New Baby Brother

Newborn In Home Storytelling Session: Big Brother Welcomes New Baby Brother

This was a quiet pleasant afternoon spent with this wonderful family, photographing them as they welcomed their second baby boy in to the family. He has such a stoic funny personality and his little antics were hilarious! I really love when families chose to give their new baby a bath for their newborn session. It’s…