A Weekend In The Country

“Change is a continuous process. You cannot assess it with the static yardstick of a limited time frame. When a seed is sown into the ground, you cannot immediately see the plant. You have to be patient. With time, it…


Chicago Eats || Cold Storage

One of the things I love most about living in Chicago is our amazing food scene. Well, actually THE thing I love the most about living in Chicago. But, despite my best efforts, occasionally a delicious restaurant sits on my…


3 Summer Wishes

“We all have our own life to pursue, our own kind of dream to be weaving, and we all have the power to make wishes come true, as long as we keep believing.” — Louisa May Alcott


5 Tips for Getting the Best Outfit Photos

At this point I’ve been shooting semi-professionally / professionally for more than half my life. (Over 15 years!) And I’ve come a long way from the girl shooting her little sister in the backyard after school… But for YEARS of…


Starting Summer Off In Style

“Summer is the annual permission slip to be lazy. To do nothing and have it count for something. To lie in the grass and count the stars. To sit on a branch and study the clouds.“ — Regina Brett