the Journal

Baby Nora arrived only a week ago, greeted by the most incredible, caring, and affectionate parents. Katie and Lucas embraced her warmly, showering her with love. Nora’s middle name, Jeannelle, comes from Lucas’ sister which plays a special part in honoring her. She is also the first grand baby in the family which is so […]

Baby Nora
A Cozy In-Home Newborn Session in Indianapolis


Little Emilia entered the world around a month back, bringing her delightful presence. Michelle and Vince have completely fallen for their adorable baby girl, and Emilia’s big brother, Griffin, has too. Welcoming Emilia and capturing her earliest moments is a true privilege. I cannot wait to watch their journey as a family of four! Congratulations […]

Baby Emilia
An Autumn Michigan Newborn Session


Joe and Cat crossed paths through the dating app Bumble, starting a connection rooted in their shared experiences of having large families and brothers with Down syndrome. Their first date was at The Publican, a restaurant nestled in the West Loop of Chicago. However, a humorous misunderstanding arose when Joe proposed the idea for drinks, […]

Cat + Joe
A Refined Fall Engagement in Downtown Chicago


About a month ago, Lauren and Tony joyfully introduced their adorable son, Peter, to the world. Peter is simply the most precious little baby, and I felt so honored to capture their beginning moments. I had the pleasure of visiting their beautiful home in Chicago and immediately fell for the adorable nursery. The rabbit theme […]

Baby Peter
A Sweet In-Home Newborn Session in Chicago


Taylor + Joe met in middle school and began dating in high school. Both of them attended the University of Illinois, where Joe pursued a degree in finance, and she focused on Spanish education. Throughout their college years, they had the opportunity to study abroad in Bilbao, Spain, and explore various parts of Europe together. […]

Taylor + Joe
A Dreamy Coastal Engagement on Lake Michigan



Amber donned a fitted silhouette white button-up mini dress with a charming ruffled hem and puff sleeves with a complemented Jimmy Choo-inspired heels which feature a closed toe, high stiletto heel, and pearl accent straps. Completing the ensemble was a cathedral veil, neutral bouquet, and cute heart-shaped sunglasses to perfect the overall look. Adam wore […]

Amber + Adam
A Chic & Stylish City Engagement Session in Indiana



On this autumn wedding day, occasional rain showers may have made short appearances, but they didn’t deter the couple from celebrating their special day at St. Joe Farm in Granger, Indiana. The bride and groom aimed for a modern yet minimalistic ambiance with a dash of their shared love for baseball evident in the details. […]

Mr + Mrs Marks
A Minimalistic Countryside Wedding in Granger, Indiana



A mutual friend played matchmaker for these two and that’s where their story started. Haley’s closest friend had attended the same college as her and had later become colleagues with Andrew in Michigan. She had a strong hunch that they would hit it off, so she went as far as documenting their shared interests on […]

Haley + Andrew
A Bubbly Engagement Session on Lake Michigan


let the blissful journey begin!