Remember that dreamy winter maternity shoot from a few weeks back? (If not, what are you waiting for? It’s one for the books, click here to check it out.) Well, Baby Jude made his entrance into the world and I had the honor of capturing some of his first days for a cozy In Home […]

Lifestyle

March 31, 2022

Jude | In – Home Newborn Session

We loveee a photoshoot turned surprise proposal! Helping plan a surprise proposal is honestly one of the best perks of my job! When Noah reached out, I was ecstatic to be a part of this special day for them! They recently had a baby together and were looking to get some updated family photos but […]

Engagement

March 21, 2022

Noah + Anai | Surprise Proposal

Baby, it’s cold outside. I just love an outdoor winter maternity session. The elegance of the snow and the natural urge to snuggle a little closer and stay warm is just part of what makes winter sessions so magical! Needless to say, I was ecstatic when Cody and Josie reached out about having me capture […]

Lifestyle

February 22, 2022

Getsinger Maternity Session

“to new beginnings…” If you’re looking for inspiration on how to keep your wedding intimate and unique, this is the post for you! Robbie and Sydney’s story is the epitome of small town romance. They met while working at Doster Country Store in Plainwell, dated for a few years, and then on August 17th Robbie […]

Wedding

December 31, 2021

Sydney + Robbie | Country Wedding

“Do what you do best, delegate the rest” It’s me again..not the “me” you thought though! It’s Michaela, the virtual assistant behind Flourishing Tree Photography. You see, in July, Joey and Jenna realized that between running two thriving businesses (Flourishing Tree Photography + Flourishing Tree Charcuterie) AND their newest adventure (The Grazing Table) they had […]

Lifestyle

December 23, 2021

Meet my Virtual Assistant | Branding Session

Brides-to-be looking to find the perfect venue, this post is for you! Finding your dream wedding venue is no easy task, whether you’re looking for modern luxury, farmhouse rustic, or something TOTALLY unique – there’s a venue for you in Southwest Michigan. I’ve gathered up a few of the uniquely beautiful spaces I’ve photographed at […]

Wedding

December 15, 2021

Michigan Wedding Venue Roundup

“When we have each other, we have everything” We are now in what feels like full force of winter here in Southwest Michigan. Cold nights and snow abound so I’m doing my best to stay in a Fall state of mind with these photos from my session at Asylum Lake Preserve with the Phillips fam. […]

Lifestyle

December 8, 2021

Phillips Family | Kalamazoo, MI

“A baby girl arrives and just like that the world gets bigger, hearts grow fuller, and life means more because she’s in it.” Warning: baby fever triggers up ahead! I mean really, is there anything sweeter than a brand new baby?! For the first newborn session featured on the blog, it only felt right to […]

Lifestyle

December 2, 2021

Isla Dove | In-Home Newborn Session

Loved you then, love you still, always have, always will. If you’re dreaming of all the small, intimate wedding vibes, this is the post for you! Brad and Katherine tied the knot during the pandemic, which meant an extremely small gathering. For their one year celebration, they renewed their vows at Leslie Meadows and invited […]

Wedding

November 18, 2021

Brad + Katherine | Leslie Meadows| Kalamazoo, MI

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! At the Gamrat house, we LOVE the Christmas season! There is just something so magical about this time of year as families come together to enjoy each other’s company, and reflect on the blessings of the past year. There are a few staples of the season we […]

Lifestyle

November 11, 2021

Christmas Card Mini Sessions | Kalamazoo, MI

“You are my heart’s dancing partner and I could dance with you forever” Can you imagine meeting your soulmate at 10 years old, how amazing would that be?! Well, that’s exactly what happened for Connor and Claire. They met at the dance studio in just sixth grade. Instantly, they became best friends and throughout the […]

Bridal

November 4, 2021

Connor + Claire | Barn at Monterey Valley | Allegan, MI

Pro tip: end your beach side engagement session in the water! I am still obsessing over the photos from Will and Jess’s engagement photoshoot at Riley Trails & Tunnel Park on the shores of Lake Michigan. Will and Jess were so much fun to work with! They were up for anything (even running into Lake […]

Engagement

October 29, 2021

Will + Jess Engagement | Holland, MI