↠ my hot ass husband that loves me oh so much
↠ my kids that make me laugh on the regs and that remind me to love hard and not judge
↠ my parents who have always believed in me
↠ my friends - new and old. some have put up with me for years (praise be!) and some are just getting to know my crazy antics
↠ my creative family that pushes me to get artsy fartsy and that encourage me to be the best photog I can be
↠ my clients - WOW… my clients, i am quite possibly the luckiest photographer on this planet. my clients are amazing and i am insanely thankful for them… for you!
↠ being behind the lens
↠ the Enneagram
↠ capturing intimate moments that folks will look over for generations
↠ snail mail
↠ smelling fresh cut grass in the summer
↠ getting to know people… like really getting to know them
↠ the crunch of crisp fall leaves in the fall
↠ the excitement of the first snow
↠ finding the light in the littlest moments
↠ slow dancing to our record player… well and fast dancing too…
↠ the power in a couple-in-love’s gaze
↠ the light in a newborn babes eyes
↠ making out cloud animals with my son and daughter
↠ street art
↠ really hoppy ipa’s
↠ mountains. so.many.mountains!!!
↠ dancing like a fool without a care in the world
↠ pour-over coffee
↠ gardening with my family
↠ having deep conversations… especially when they involve sitting in the river with cold beverages
↠ road trips, plane trips, train trips…. really just getting out in this big world.
↠ the way my husband loves our kids
↠ strolling through art museums
↠ that moment you find the coolest thing at the thrift store #winning
↠ a good hard cry
↠ getting the last little bit out of the toothpaste tube.
↠ plants - anything green!!
↠ starry nights
↠ the big huge powerful universe
↠ and all of the above I owe to my love, god.