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How to Prepare for a Brand Photoshoot

Have you ever taken one look at someone, and just absolutely fallen in love with everything about them? (And no, don’t think about your partner – that’s cheating!) As a photographer, I get to work with many people, in many stages of their lives. And many times I’m falling in love with every bit of […]

Creative Colorful Lifestyle Brand Photography

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Bodega Bay California Elopement

This has to be one of the most magical elopements I’ve ever photographed! Not only do the bride and I have a special connection (she and I met while working for another photographer in Bodega Bay and we’ve photographed many weddings together over the years), but the backdrops were stunning and we had every bit […]

California elopement photos

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My Favorite Gluten Free Waffle Mix and Recipe

It’s really no secret that I love brunch and waffles (see here and here). I mean, on our wedding day my husband actually vowed that he would make me waffles every weekend! (And just so you know, he’s lived up to that vow!) And you may also know that I have celiac disease (read about […]

The best gluten free pancake and waffle mix

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California Fall Colors and Eastern Sierra Adventures with our dog, Spruce

2020 has been a strange year for all of us. My husband, Brandon, and I had originally planned to go on a backpacking trip in the Eastern Sierras this fall to celebrate our anniversary, but with the crazy fires (and COVID), we had to adjust a bit. Instead of backpacking like we did last year, […]

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My Celiac Disease Story // What You Should Know About Celiac Disease and Living Gluten Free

Maybe you didn’t know it, but May is Celiac Disease Awareness Month! I know, I know, it seems like literally every day of the year has some kind of declaration attached to it (National Avocado Day, anyone??), but this month’s title actually means something to me because celiac disease has been, and still is, a […]

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6 Tips for Buying a Home in the San Francisco Bay Area

We bought our first home in the Oakland hills just over a year ago, and as it turns out, we purchased the home for less than it was worth (according to our appraiser). In my mind, that kind of scenario in the San Francisco Bay Area is kind of crazy! I feel like more often […]

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Our Favorite Wet Weather Dog Gear // Tips for Keeping Your Pup Clean

Living in the San Francisco Bay Area means that winter and spring are often quite rainy! And since this has been our first rainy season with our dog, Spruce (whom we adopted from Oakland Animal Services last June), we’ve had to learn all about how to take care of our 60 lb toddler while keeping […]

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10 Random Facts About Me in Honor of my 35th Birthday

Hi friends! Thank you so much for being on this journey with me! As a small business owner, just know that every little thing you do to support me matters. Your views, comments, shares, likes, and business means the world to me! And I hope that I have supported you with beautiful photos and plenty […]

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San Francisco Fashion Photoshoot with The Blush Exchange // San Francisco Fashion Photographer

I recently had the pleasure of working with the most inspiring client to create fashion magic around San Francisco! Cecily is the face (and heart) behind the blog The Blush Exchange, which seeks to inspire other women to be the most authentic version of themselves. She has an incredibly unique style, is an amazing writer, […]

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The Complete Guide to San Francisco City Hall Weddings

I’m so happy to finally sit down and put this guide together for you all! After photographing many city hall weddings and elopements over the past few years (my wedding photography career started there!), I’ve learned the ins and outs of San Francisco city hall and a few tips and tricks about how to make […]

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