One of the biggest questions I get as a family photographer from clients is, “How should I style my family for our pictures?” That’s a totally valid question! We often see these perfectly curated family images on Instagram and blogs, with color-coordinated outfits, pristinely designed homes, and sweet, smiling kiddos. But when you look around […]

Family, Photography Tips

December 7, 2021

The 4 Best Styling Tips for Family Photos

mommy and me portrait session st. louis family photographer


I’m so excited to share this Ballwin, MO Mommy and Me Portrait session at Queeny Park with you today! When the Reed Family reached out about Mommy and Me Portrait photos, I just got so excited! There’s something so special about Mommy and Me Portrait sessions. Mommy and Me sessions are absolutely the most adorable […]

Fall, Mini Session, Motherhood

November 29, 2021

Mommy and Me Portrait Session | Reed Family | Ballwin, MO Photographer


I’m so excited to share this Queeny Park Family Session with you today! When the Sales Family reached out about Fall Family Mini Session photos, I just couldn’t wait to work with them! There’s something so special about Family sessions. I think that Family sessions are just so special because there are so many reasons […]

Fall, Family

November 23, 2021

Queeny Park Family Session | The Sales Family | Ballwin, MO Photographer

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st louis family photographer woman hugging her dog


Reasons you should include your dog in your next family photo! As a Family Photographer, one of the biggest questions that I get asked all the time is when it comes to family photos is, “can I bring my dog to the session?” My answer is always a resounding YES!! I don’t have a dog […]


November 17, 2021

Why You Should Include Your Dog in Family Photos


These St. Clair Wedding Portraits were absolutely breathtaking. I don’t know about you but I love a good love story. Shooting this wedding allowed me to capture every moment. I absolutely adored the rustic look this wedding had. The location was absolutely perfect. Lost Hill Lakes Events didn’t disappoint in the least. In fact, I […]

Fall, Wedding

November 16, 2021

St. Clair Wedding Portraits | St. Clair, MO Photographer | Trisha + Drew

family group photo tree farm holiday session


It’s that time of year for Meert Tree Farm Session! As a St. Louis Family photographer, I absolutely love when families return to me for more sessions. This family has been with me since the beginning of my journey and I absolutely love it. We took a drive out to Meert Tree Farm in Festus, […]

Family, Mini Session, Winter

November 4, 2021

Meert Tree Farm Session | The Reynolds Family | Festus, MO Photographer


This Festus Holiday Session was absolutely gorgeous. As a St. Louis Family Photographer, I absolutely love capturing the giggles and the love between families especially holiday sessions. I just love following you around interacting with one another and capturing that raw emotion that comes from it. I may be a bit bias but I absolutely […]

Family, Mini Session, Winter

October 29, 2021

Festus Holiday Session | Festus, MO Photographer | The Chervitz Family

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mcquade family holiday session at meert tree farm festus mo


This Festus Family Session had me feeling Christmas in October! Okay, so maybe it’s not. But October and November are always my favorite time to get those Holiday portraits going. And I had a blast capturing one of my favorite families here in Festus at the Meert tree farm. You get them back in time […]

Family, Mini Session

October 21, 2021

Festus Family Session | The McQaude Family | Festus, MO Photographer


I am so excited! Tree Farm Mini Sessions are FINALLY here! I love this time of year between Fall and then the holidays that come (minus all the snow, mind you), this is such a magical time of year. And it’s the perfect time to update those family photos AND get your photos for those […]

Family, Mini Session, Winter

October 12, 2021

Tree Farm Mini Sessions | Festus, MO

family fall session at queeny park with grandfather grandchildren


As a St. Louis Family Photographer, my biggest hurdle is always the weather. It’s something I simply can’t control in the least. And when I have a session that is time-sensitive, it always takes the stress level up a notch. But I had faith that this family fall session would take place and the weather […]

Fall, Family

October 11, 2021

Carb Family Fall Session | Queeny Park