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Grace & Faith

Grace & Faith. I was anticipating spring like someone who anticipates their birthday, thanksgiving, and Christmas all at once. I was done with winter – the cold, the short days, the dreary weather. Don’t get me wrong. I absolutely love the cold and everything winter brings. But as March approached, I had felt enough cold and was longing for some sun on my face, longer days, and cherry blossom trees. I had been eyeing these trees, waiting for them to bloom. Once they did, wefull post »

Favourites of 2015

:: 2015 :: This has been quite a year. Skiing at Sun Peaks, serving at the Shepherd’s Conference, building relationships, camping with friends, hiring an associate pastor, spring baby shoots, summer family shoots, hiking Lindamen Lake, Elk Mountain, and trekking up to Eaton Lake, babies born to snuggle, babysitting, attending a friend’s wedding and being a bridesmaid for another dear friend’s wedding, fall family shoots, losing friendships, making new friendships, walkingfull post »

Jason & Geena + Gideon + Jonathan

Jason + Geena were clients of mine a couple years ago when they were pregnant with their first, Gideon. When they contacted me to come back and do some family/newborn photos with their second son, Jonathan, I was more than happy to meet up with them again! It was fun to see Gideon and he made my job so easy – playing peekaboo behind my camera initiated some adorable smiles and giggles from him. Jason + Geena – thank you for letting me come and capture your beautiful little familyfull post »

Christmas Tree

A favourite Christmas tradition of mine is going to cut down a tree with my wonderful fam. If you ever were to tag along, you’d probably laugh at us – we take our tree picking seriously! We will usually spend a good hour looking around for the “perfect” one – not too tall, not too fat, nice and full at the top, something that smells nice and looks nice from all angles, and one that we can all agree on. We usually take pictures of the “top picks” andfull post »

Benson

Benson Fraser – the little man that made my heart swoon when I first saw him. His soft brown head of hair, his kissable cheeks, his fingers that curled around mine when I first held him…seriously, newborns are LITTLE MIRACLES you get to hold in your arms! What an amazing gift! Congratulations Larissa + Ritchie and big brother Nixon – you are all like family to me and I am so thrilled I was able to capture your newest little manfull post »