Let’s Explore! Our First Trip to a Christmas Tree Farm

When Chevrolet reached out to me and asked if we wanted to drive their 2019 Chevrolet Silverado High Country truck for a weekend, drive it to a Christmas tree farm and chop down a tree I couldn't say no!  First of all, I've been wanting to do a family adventure to a Christmas tree farm for … Continue reading Let’s Explore! Our First Trip to a Christmas Tree Farm

7 Reasons Why I Use A Professional Photographer For Special Family Portraits

This post is a little overdue as I've been meaning to share our family portrait/maternity session with Maggie Russo Photo. As you recall, I shared a blog post on where to find cherry blossoms in Chicago earlier this spring. Well, the post did not include the professional portraits taken by Maggie Russo. When I found out … Continue reading 7 Reasons Why I Use A Professional Photographer For Special Family Portraits

Let’s Celebrate! Introducing the Newest Additions to Our Family – Cruz and Levi

  We're so happy to announce the birth of our identical twin boys - Cruz and Levi! Born on July 20, 2018. We first learned that we were expecting right before Christmas 2017 and found out a few days after Christmas that we were carrying identical twin boys. We were both excited and scared about … Continue reading Let’s Celebrate! Introducing the Newest Additions to Our Family – Cruz and Levi

Our Family Portrait at The Art Institute with Hannah Drews Photography

Since I was planning on using some of these pictures for this year's Christmas card, I wanted to wait until we mailed out our card to post this session in the blog. ----------- Last spring, I won a contest on Instagram! Really, I did! I never win anything. And I rarely enter the ones that … Continue reading Our Family Portrait at The Art Institute with Hannah Drews Photography

Let’s Celebrate! My Portrait Session with Revealed Studios

I did something incredible a few weeks ago, I got a portrait session from Revealed Studios! I love the studio's philosophy...taking portraits of real women. They're not trying to make someone they are not or make them look different.  They are photographing and revealing the beautiful women we all are! Although I love portraits with … Continue reading Let’s Celebrate! My Portrait Session with Revealed Studios