2015 // favorites + more

There’s so much to say about 2015 – but I just don’t have the words to say it. For me – 2015 was the year that I married Jake. It was the year that we bought a house. It was ...

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Looking back on these images I can’t help but smile and be so grateful for all of the incredible women I have met thanks to this photo journey that started a little over a year ago. The Fearless Sessions have ...

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I AM SO EXCITED. SO SO SO EXCITED. I may have spent all day hunched over my computer screen and will probably need some extra yoga classes tomorrow – but the Fearless Sessions now have their own website! I have ...

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2014 // a wrap-up

When I look through these images it’s impossible for me not to get a little emotional. It’s easy to look at this post and see a bunch of photos. But what changes it from something ordinary to something extraordinary is ...

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I think I’ve found my most favorite thing to shoot in the world. And it’s this. It’s putting women in a room, making them feel beautiful, topping their head with a magical flower crown and giving them some images that ...

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Art in Sight // Fearless

This post is one big massive high five and thank you. The community of Grand Rapids amazes me more and more every day. The incredible Sight Optical Boutique in Uptown opened their doors to my Fearless Sessions and I couldn’t ...

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thoughts on being fearless and seeing yourself through a different lens

I remember the first time I looked at myself in one of those mirrors that shows you at all angles – and noticed that the skin above my hips fell over the waist line of my pants. I remember staring ...

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I AM SO EXCITED FOR THIS POST. Also a little nervous. But mostly excited. So if you follow me on Facebook or Instagram you may have seen me talk about the Fearless Session … it’s going to be amazing. As ...

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2013 // the best year

I don’t even know where to begin. This summer marked the third year that I had the opportunity to photograph the weddings of SO many wonderful couples. Twenty-six of them, in fact. From small backyard weddings to fancy formal affairs ...

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Heidi // Boudoir

Boudoir. I love it I love it I love it. I don’t know how many times I can say that I love making people feel good about themselves. Yes I enjoy working a camera and making art … but more ...

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