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The Pregnancy Files :: 29 Weeks

29 weeks (1/2/16)/Third Trimester/Clover Joy is the size of a butternut squash (17 in, 2-3 lbs) This week, I soaked up the last of Christmas vacation with my sweet little family and growing babe. We painted her nursery and I LOVE how it turned out. My parents are coming out to visit in a couple […]

January 6, 2016

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Holiday Sessions

Loved getting to do holiday sessions for all these precious families in 2015!

January 5, 2016

Portraits

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Coffee Talk Monday :: Reflecting on 2015

I can’t believe that I have been going at this photography business for over SIX years now! Each year has taught me so much; about art, relationships, myself and running a business. Some years were marked by adventures, significant growth and accomplishments while others were made special by the simple moments of growth that happened […]

January 4, 2016

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Coffee Talk Monday :: Kokes Christmas

Happy post-Christmas coffee talk Monday! I hope you all had an amazing Christmas. We sure did! Aside from our first married Christmas which we spent in Arizona, we have always gone out of town to Oregon or Wisconsin for Christmas. This year, I knew that I wasn’t going to be up for flying at 28 […]

December 28, 2015

Coffee Talk Mondays

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The Pregnancy Files :: 28 Weeks

28 weeks (12/26/15)/THIRD Trimester/Clover Joy is the size of an eggplant (15 in, 1.7-2.5 lbs) I am officially in the THIRD trimester! Crazy town! This pregnancy is flying by. We’ll have to see if I think this third trimester flies or drags! This week I had to do the dreaded gestational diabetes test. Normally this […]

December 27, 2015

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