Vision Collective

What can I say about this group of people? These are people I never expected. People I never thought I could become so close with in such a short amount of time… People that meet weekly to talk about photography, about Jesus and share life together… I’d say, why didn’t we think of this sooner? This… Continue reading Vision Collective

Article Offbeat

Where are you on your Jesus journey? Are you just starting out, heard the Gospel since you were born? Wherever you’re at, I think there is an innate feeling in all of us that desires to do something different. We’re all just a little too scared to try it. Even though I started following Jesus… Continue reading Article Offbeat

Favorite Kind of Date Night

My husband knows me so well! He surprised me with a trip to Alto Pass for the most beautiful date night! We arrived at the perfect time when the sun was starting to set. The sky was breathtaking, so I had to share some of my shots with you! If you haven’t been out to Bald Knob Cross,… Continue reading Favorite Kind of Date Night

From H to T

Congratulations, you have hired the photographer, your session date is scheduled and you are now patiently awaiting your photoshoot. You’ve almost got everything together and…BOOM…You forgot pick out your outfit for pictures. You may even have outfits to pick out for a significant other or little ones. Ahhh! So instead of scrambling around and putting “blah” outfits together, let… Continue reading From H to T

Shhh…Your Life Is Speaking! Don’t Interrupt!

I don’t write to get published. I don’t shoot for approval. I am only compelled to notice the world around me, to create and to invite others to join in on the fun! God gave us creative desires and freedoms to wonder and express ourselves.  We all have something to say, even if we’re not sure… Continue reading Shhh…Your Life Is Speaking! Don’t Interrupt!

Nice To Meet You!

FIRST BLOG POST! Woo hoo! Thanks for checking out some of my photos and design work.  Before we go any further, let’s start by getting to know one another. I’m a Southern Illinois native. I’m a university employee by day, photographer, writer and designer by night. 😉  I cook a mean cilantro lime chicken and I… Continue reading Nice To Meet You!