Jimmy and Alyssa – Wedding

These two lovebirds have been together a VERY long time!  They have a beautiful daughter together and finally decided to tie the knot, for everyone knows they are going to be together forever, so why not make it official!  Take a look at a few of my favorites from their small, yet fun wedding over […]

Coon Creek Country Days – Hampshire, IL

Every year in Hampshire IL, a board puts together a wonderful event that brings people from all over the area.  A carnival, beer tent, food, music, and locals, whats better?  I had the opportunity to attend the event as a citizen and had a fabulous time with my beautiful daughter.  Take a gander at some […]

Colorado 2015

Late March, my boyfriend and I visited Colorado Springs, CO.  We drove there, which I dont suggest anyone do.  We stayed at a beautiful location at the foothills of the Cheyenne Mountains.  What an incredible place, and the views were completely breathtaking.  If you want to go there, I provided Brad’s VRBO information below.  We […]

The beautiful aftermath of severe weather

If you know me, my passion for photography began with photographing severe weather.  Mother nature can be beautiful and scary, like most of us moms can be at times. 🙂  So, I did a timelapse of severe weather moving through the area which you can find here: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=743095569070973&set=vb.239854262728442&type=2&theater and https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=743113012402562&set=vb.239854262728442&type=2&theater Here are some beautiful mammatus […]

Shooting the Sunrise….

I am always in awe of mother nature and her beauty and fury (much like all women), ask anyone! This morning after working at my other job last night and only a few hours of sleep, I awoke after some kind of nightmare thinking the world was going to end and I needed to leave […]

Photographing downtown St. Charles

My best friend and cousin currently lives in St. Charles. She grew up there too. I visited her Friday August 1st and brought my camera along. Contrary to my usual visits, it was a quiet evening- just walking, chatting, yawning, and photographing. It was nice! Love you Kimmi!  Here are some photographs to commemorate your […]