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I'm so grateful for the opportunity to capture real, fleeting moments for my families to cherish for years to come. Here you'll find some of those perfectly imperfect memories frozen in time.

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So, Megan…How do I book my Family Session? That’s easy, a Family Session starts with a Quick Email… The first step in booking your family photo session is shooting me an email via on contact page or at It is really that easy!! Once I received your email, I will make you a customized […]

How do I book my Family Session?

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These Wayzata family pictures had to be on the water!! The Hemme Family recently moved to a fabulous house on the water, so of course we needed to do the family pictures there. We started by walking the path by their house, made our way to the dock and then ended on their boat in […]

Wayzata Family Pictures I Hemme Family

Wayzata Family Photos

Follow these 5 secrets to get amazing family photos!! 1. It starts with what you wear What you wear matters, but not in the way you think it does. You want to be able to move around and interact with your family, so comfort is key. When you and your family are comfortable, it will […]

5 Secrets to Amazing Family Photos!!

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Is a mini session or full session right for your family?! Here are some things to consider… A full portrait session gives us a full hour to spend taking photos which means that we will have time for a greater variety of photos. A mini session gives us only 20 minutes. However, if you have […]

Is a mini session or full session right for your family?!

The search for finding the right photographer can feel overwhelming, but I got you with these 5 simple tips!   Start Googling If you don’t have a certain photographer in mind (or a recommendation from a friend/family member) turn to Google. You can search a few different key terms depending on the type of photographer […]

5 Tips When Choosing The Right Photographer

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A perfect summer day for a Minneapolis family photography session Ready, set, smile! What a treat to capture this fun-loving crew of 4 for a Minneapolis family photography session – right during peak Minnesota summer! The sparkling Lee family and I met up at one of my favorite spots, the enchanting Peace Garden, right by […]

Minneapolis Family Photography – Lee Family

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The saying goes “Fill a house with love and it becomes a home.” I think about that every time I arrive for an in-home family photography session. It’s so special to arrive and take in the love and joy that radiates from a family home. From the colors on the walls and furniture, to the […]

Fun Edina In-Home Photography – Wenngatz Family

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Laughter and smiles were non-stop during this Richardson Nature Center family photos… (And if you’re thinking that this family looks familiar, you are right as they’ve been featured on my Instagram feed.) This sweet family of five and I met on a warm, fall afternoon at Richardson Nature Center, in Bloomington to capture them amongst […]

Richardson Nature Center Family Photos I Gondeck Family

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magic in the mess



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Preserve your story

The lovie they insist on taking everywhere, the princess dress they wont take off, & even stepping on legos hidden in the rug... let's preserve this chapter of your family story.

You're going to miss this!



Come as you are for a family photography experience everyone will enjoy! Because I believe that as long as you’re all laughing together, nothing could be more beautiful.

Redefining Picture-Perfect. Together. 



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