If you told me a year ago that I would be participating in stunning photo shoots like this, I would have said, “no way!”  But as I immerse myself into the wedding industry more and more, I have been drawn to these styled shoots like a fly heading to the light at night.  Each shoot […]

Engagement, Styling, Wedding

August 24, 2018

Draped in Florals at the Vuestra Studio

The Firefly Gardens venue in Midlothian, TX is the perfect wedding venue for engaged couples.  From the stunning white washed brick walls in the ceremony space to the large windows that open up to a gorgeous lawn.  Each detail of this location is perfect for the bride who loves elegance and the ability to enjoy […]

Engagement, Styling, Wedding

August 24, 2018

A Styled Shoot at the Firefly Gardens

In the rush of a wedding day, it can be a challenge to spend quality time grabbing all the detail shots with both the bride and groom.  This is why I LOVE when I have an opportunity to photograph the bride alone in her wedding dress prior to her wedding date. Bridal styled shoots on […]

Styling, Wedding

April 23, 2018

White Sparrow Barn | Styled Bridals

What you wear in your photographs is just as important as the location you choose.  Today we are going to talk about how to choose colors based on the backdrop that you have chosen.  If your goal is to have that light, airy, dreamy look in your photographs, color choice is key.  Let’s go over […]


August 25, 2017

Creating Dreamy Photos | Outfit Choices

The biggest question I get when booking a family session is, “What should we wear?”  Over the next few months, I plan to dive into styling for sessions in more detail as I know this is a great concern for folks who are about to be photographed.  Today I am going to start at the […]


July 20, 2017

Creating Dreamy Photographs | Location Choices

“What should we wear?” is the top question I receive from clients.  Now, I’ve already covered how to “style” your session to look the best in your pictures, but I haven’t gone into detail on “coordinating” everyone for the pictures.  When you have more than two people in a shoot, this can definitely cause some stress […]

Family, Styling

March 8, 2017

4 Tips on Coordinating Your Family for a Photo Shoot

When I think of toddlers, I immediately think of that movie “Up” where someone says “squirrel” all the dogs lose focus and are off.  They are fully engaged exploring the world around them. The smallest thing like an ant hole can hold them up for hours.  Or they move from one thing to the next in two seconds […]


March 3, 2017

6 Tips to Create a Stress-Free Photo Shoot with Your Toddler

When we had our daughter in 2014, my husband and I wanted to do milestone pictures every 3 months in her first year to capture the way she changed.  The only problem was that I had no clue what to wear for these.  A – I was over-weight, thanks to gaining 50+ lbs during said […]


February 16, 2017

5 Styling Tips to Look Your Best in Pictures