December 2014

DEFEAT I read something on The Silver Pen about doing something every day that scares you.  This blog post for me is kind of scary, because I feel like it will expose a part of me that is not very desirable.... December 30, 2014 / Personal The Cats This post is a bit over due, so I thought I'd better get it in before the end of the year.  We have a new cat!  Some friends of ours gave him to us back in July after our sweet Francis passed away.  H... December 29, 2014 / Personal Happy Holidays! December 24, 2014 / Personal Christmas Decorations 2014 This year we decided to go with a little whimsy in our decorating.  Since we moved into our house 4 years ago, we've been putting up a real tree, which we always love to do and love to smell of course... December 22, 2014 / Personal Help Portrait 2014 A couple of weeks ago I volunteered for the first time with the Help Portrait project.  This is an international project where professional photographers set up portrait stations around the globe one ... December 18, 2014 / Personal A Poetic Space It's finally time for another edition of "A Minnesota Kind of Space".  Except for this place is in Indiana... so I'm changing the name of this blog series to "A Poetic Space".  As I was editing these ... December 16, 2014 / Personal The Victoria Family! I did a quick mini-session for the gorgeous Victoria family over the weekend in their beautiful Minneapolis home.  Just a little FYI, I LOVE photographing families in their homes.  It brings out their... December 10, 2014 / Family Sessions A Minneapolis Anniversary Session with Abie & Bob! There are so many reasons why I loved this photo shoot that I just don't know where to begin!  Well, I guess we start with the obvious. 1. I photographed their beautiful wedding in 2011. 2. They... December 3, 2014 / Engagements/Anniversaries A Minnesota Wedding With a British twist with Jacueline & Christopher! Jacqueline and Christopher were married in the backyard of the brides' parents home in Edina, beneath a brilliant, flame colored maple tree.  Mother nature was definitely on their side!  Christopher a... December 1, 2014 / Weddings