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Two is always better than one right? In this case, yes! I am overjoyed that Britni and Tony chose me as their photographer! I had so much fun with this sweet at home newborn photography session. I’m so excited to be sharing Britni’s 3 tips for surviving newborn life with twins along with her 3 […]

3 Tips for Newborn Twins Parents | Houston Newborn Photographer

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Want to know how to actually have successful bride consultations and book more wedding photography clients? If you are anything like l was, your consultations are a bit stressful. In 2012, I remember actually sweating any time a bride wanted to chat over the phone. I’m even a “phone person!” I love chatting on the […]

How to Book More Wedding Photography Clients With Successful Bride Consultations

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It was all sunshine and butterflies for this gorgeous River Oaks Garden Club’s wedding ceremony & reception full of surprises at the Dunlavy Houston! We always love the Dunlavy for weddings in Houston. First of all, we could spend all day gushing about this stunning Houston wedding venue’s dreamy natural light and elegant touches around […]

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Pricing your wedding photography business might actually be one of the hardest parts of starting your business. And I totally get it! It feels so personal when it comes to your wedding photography business, doesn’t it? It’s your work, your art and you have to decide what “it” is worth. But it feels more like […]

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Jeanne & Kevin | The Bell Tower on 34th At our first meeting with Jeanne and Kevin, Kinsey (our little girl) was only a few months old! We had Jeanne and Kevin over to our house to get to know each other over cookies. Because, duh! ; ) We always love having our clients over […]

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Virginia and Overton’s spring citrus wedding theme couldn’t have been more perfect for the River Oaks Country Club. Their Garden room makes this country club the perfect spring Houston wedding venue if you ask us! After their sweet rehearsal dinner at the Dunlavy Houston, Virginia and Overton’s wedding was absolutely storybook perfection! We love all […]

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Alright, friend! You know we don’t like secrets around here (because besties don’t keep secrets from each other, right?!) so I’m excited to share our 3 biggest marketing secrets with y’all. A couple of them we learned from D’Arcy Benincosa, our secret marketing ninja! Last week I shared all about the biggest investment I made […]

Our Top 3 Biggest Marketing Secrets For Photographers

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I’ve been in business for almost a decade now. As expected, I’ve made a lot of decisions, both good and bad over the years. But today, I’m so excited to share the absolute best business decision I’ve made this year, hiring a photography business coach! Last year, the best business decision I made was finding a […]

The Best Photography Business Decision I’ve Ever Made

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You guys! Kinsey’s unicorn 1st Birthday Party was a dream come true for this momma! Choosing a birthday theme She’s had a totally unplanned unicorn theme since our baby shower last year. Everyone showered her with unicorn everything! No, really! We thought the theme would be kangaroos since we call her Kinsey Roo but jokes […]

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I went to Jenn and Doug’s house on Thursday for a sweet newborn photography session with their precious baby boy, Blake! My heart filled to the brim to see our sweet friends as parents! I shared some tips for surviving the few weeks with a newborn with them. Then I thought, hey, I should share […]

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Ashton, being the fabulous wedding planner that she is, created a one-of-a-kind wedding at the Revaire! If you haven’t heard of it, don’t worry. It just opened last year actually. The Revaire is one of the most unique industrial wedding venues in Houston! One of Houston’s best catering companies, A Fare Extraordinaire, set out to create […]

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Our beautiful friends are having a baby! We are so happy for Rachel and Brad to join us in the sleepless nights club! 😄But in all seriousness, I know they are going to be INCREDIBLE parents. At their maternity session, we got to talking. Rachel wasn’t sure if she’d even do a maternity session with how she […]

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