What if my kid doesn’t behave during our photoshoot?
This is such a great question! And one that I've gotten quite a few times - and actually, one I've thought myself when preparing my family for our family photo session! But don't worry, Mom. I've always got a plan -
Why Hands and Nails Matter in Photos
As part of my pre-session prep, I have a questionnaire that each client completes. One question in particular often gets a similar answer. The question is a two-part question. First, "Do you like to have your photo taken?" and then
Locations for Senior and Family Sessions!
I am so excited to announce that I will once again be able to offer studio session to all of my clients! After a two year break from working in a studio space, the time is right to go back.
Year After Year
J'adore mon travail! That translates to "I love my job!" in French. Now, I may or may not have used Google Translate to figure that out! But either way, it's the truth. I especially love when families come back to me year
When should I schedule my Family Photo Session?
I get this question quite a bit so I thought my blog would be a great place to answer it! When is the best time to schedule a Chicago family photo session?? I think it's a great question - but the answer
In-home photo sessions
Look around your home. Think about the spaces your kids love to be. Is it their bedroom? Maybe it's your bedroom. On any given day, where can your family be found hanging out in your home? No doubt, you've put in
Family Films – a new way to preserve family memories
First of all, what IS a family film? And why would you want one for your family? As my two boys get older (16 and 14 now!) I often think about all of the things I miss about when they were
One of Chicago’s best Family Photographers!
I was thrilled when I heard that I had been selected as one of Chicago's best family photographers by the folks at Expertise There are many, many choices when it comes to family photographers in the Chicago area! Which is why
Back at it
Do you love the back-to-school time of year? I have mixed feelings about it. On one hand, it's nice to have the house all to myself during the day (and the dog!) and sometimes it feels good to be back
Mother’s Day AND Father’s Day fail!
Ok, not the actual day - but for sure the post and images for! Maybe I could use the excuse that I was just enjoying my own Mother's Day holiday? Or that I was trying to go all out for