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Hi there! Welcome to the PMP blog, a journal about my work, life, travels, fashion, and the occasional dessert. Stay a while and say hello!

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I can’t even with Miss L. She was 6 months the first time I took her pictures, and I’ve seen her every year after that. Her beautiful personality shining through even more with every session. This one might be my favorite so far…

Miss L | Shakopee Children’s Photographer

May 24, 2019

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I can’t even with these two… I’m now over here updating my Engagement Session Style Guide because of how obsessed I am with their pictures! And Molly even made this gorgeous bouquet of flowers herself! We walked around chasing that perfect evening glow, and the results were sun-kissed gorgeousness! Stay tuned for part two of […]

Dave + Molly | Minneapolis Engagement Photographer

May 22, 2019

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Iceland is truly a magical place. We landed after a six hour flight from Minneapolis, at 6:30am local time. Some car rentals have offices inside the airport, while others, like the one we booked our car with, is a short shuttle ride away. We rented a small car for our 3 days in Iceland so […]

Iceland in 3 Days

May 20, 2019

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It was over 10 years ago that I had “A” in front of my camera for the first time… I was taking her family’s photos. After that I photographed her sister’s senior graduation party, her sister’s wedding, and now I had the honor to once again photograph her! She’s always been sweet, and incredibly smart, […]

Class of 2019 | Graduation Pictures

May 17, 2019

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This is one of my favorite ages to photograph (one year olds). I love all the personality that comes out, love the expressions, love the cute outfits… And love that I get to capture all of these things for my clients! I’ve been playing around with my black and whites, and I think I finally […]

Chaska Children’s Photographer | M is 1!

May 15, 2019

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Baby E wasn’t even a week old for her newborn session! A beautiful baby girl, with the cutest dimples (and that little smile!!!). Her dad is Italian, and I loved hearing him whisper “Amore mio” to her repeatedly during our session. The nursery is full of toys from both mom, and dad’s childhood. She’s little, […]

Shakopee Newborn Photographer | Baby E

May 6, 2019

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Meet the boy with the longest lashes! He was smiling at me as soon as he got to the studio. I love how fun 1 Year sessions are, and all the personality we get when we just let kids be kids…. I’ve also been playing around with my black and whites, and I think I’m […]

Chaska Children’s Photographer | G is 1!

May 3, 2019

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I’m not even a mother yet (at least not to human children), but I must admit I’m always shopping for baby things. My studio’s prop section keeps growing, and I absolutely love styling my sessions! One of my clients posted a picture of her daughter wearing a baby turban, and I immediately went online to […]

The best baby turban from Amazon!

Apr 26, 2019

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Being the foodie that I am, I was thrilled that my clients (in Australia) also shared the same love for fresh, high quality, and “pretty” foods. We drove a couple of hours from Brisbane, to Mooloolaba, for photos at the beach, but our very first stop when we got there was The Velo Project, a […]

The Velo Project, Mooloolaba

Apr 24, 2019

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“Oh, the places you’ll go!”… I can’t help but remember this title from Dr. Seuss when I think of how this whole trip to Brisbane, Australia, happened. I love traveling, and exploring, and this past March I got to fly across the globe for an engagement session in Australia! I love that my job allows […]

Brisbane, Australia

Apr 22, 2019

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