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I cannot believe that this big boy is already one year old.  I feel like we were just in Upper Bidwell Park with balloons that spelled out “B-A-B-Y” for Abbie and Dan’s pregnancy announcement.  So much has changed in over a year and a half!  This time we were back in Upper Bidwell Park and Abbie […]

Abbie + Dan Upper Bidwell Park | Family

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The towns of Paradise and Magalia had their worlds flipped upside down when the Camp Fire went through their community.  Even though Brooke and Ryann lost their home in the Camp Fire, they knew that it felt right to still get married at home.  Brooke and Ryann celebrated their love at the Meadowbrook Ranch in […]

Brooke + Ryan Meadowbrook Ranch | Wedding

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Years ago, my father’s side of the family would come to our house for Easter.  Imagine my sister and me in fancy Easter dresses.  As I got older, I think I started to wear my tennis shoes to run more quickly during the egg hunt.  After my grandparents passed away, this Neves Easter tradition faded. […]

Neves Easter Chico | Our Love Story

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Meet Iris!  She is graduating in May from the Master’s Program at California State University, Chico, with a degree in Social Work.  From the time Iris graduated with her undergraduate degree to now, she has continued to work with children and families.  Iris currently has an intern position that is setting her up for success.  Iris […]

Senior Iris California State University, Chico | Senior

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Haylee and Derek shared an intimate and emotional first look beside the creek at Centerville Estate.  Haylee slowly walked towards Derek; and once he turned to see her, he hugged and kissed her as he took in all of the beauty of his soon-to-be-bride.  Once they had absorbed the moment, Derek pulled out a handwritten […]

Haylee + Derek Centerville Estate | Wedding

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Haley and Matt met me in Upper Bidwell Park in Chico, California, for their maternity session.  Upper Bidwell Park was truly buzzing!  The mosquitos were crazy and extremely invasive!  I can already see that Matt is going to be a wonderful father, because of how well he tried to protect Haley from the mosquitos.  He […]

Haley + Matt Upper Bidwell Park | Maternity

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Stephanie is graduating from UC Davis in Davis, California, this upcoming June.  I cannot believe that our little flower girl will be graduating from college!  Stephanie is double majoring in Human Development and Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior.  Stephanie is hoping to become a specialized nurse.  She will apply for nursing school to learn where her adventure […]

Senior Stephanie University of California, Davis | Senior

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Katie is almost an alumna from California State University, Chico!!  Wahoo!  As a college senior, she has been busy preparing for these final weeks of school all while working on and building a non-profit.  Her next step will be to apply to graduate school and see where her path will take her.  If you would […]

Senior Katie California State University, Chico | Senior

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The week before Easter Sunday, we celebrated an early Enos Easter with Farmer J’s side of the family.  This includes his immediate family, not his large Enos side of his family.  We have learned through the years, that we all enjoy the celebration so much more if we dedicate one day where we can relax, enjoy […]

Enos Easter Chico | Our Love Story

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I met Heather and John out on their property in Willows, California, with their handsome sons, gorgeous in-laws, and all of their sweet grandchildren.  They have some new members that needed to be included in a family picture.  Originally, we had Heather and John’s family session scheduled on a stormy and windy day.  Fortunately, we traded […]

Heather + John Willows | Family

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