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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 was shocked to find out that children smile, on average, 420 times a day, as opposed to only 20 times for adults. So I’m forcing myself to smile more. Why? Because whether or not we are smiling in response to something that truly made us smile, a smile will always be beneficial to us. […]

3 Reasons to Smile Today

Feb 17, 2020

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It was just a little over a month ago that I went to take Finn’s newborn photos! Now I came back for pictures with mom and dad, and it was so fun to see how much he grew in such a short time! He smiled so many times, and was absolutely mesmerized by mom and […]

Sweet Finn is 1 month!

Feb 12, 2020

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I’m not gonna lie, I’ve had “baby” on my brain for a while now, and since my husband and I will start trying to get pregnant soon, the newborn sessions are getting sweeter and sweeter, since I LOVE babies! My time with Finn was so precious… And I even got a smile at the end! […]

Baby Finn | Mpls Newborn Photographer

Jan 6, 2020

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One of my favorite little clients ever, Miss E! Isn’t she just adorable?! I love this family, and love that they’ve been my clients for so long they’ve become friends! Kerri (mom) walked into my studio with a batch of my absolute favorite Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough cupcakes, as I was almost done giving the […]

It’s Christmas week!

Dec 23, 2019

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Minneapolis Family Photos with the Mosiers! One of the reasons I LOVE September and October so much is that I can get to see so many of the families that have been with me since I started my photography business journey! The Mosier family became my clients when I still worked in corporate, and it’s […]

Minneapolis Family Photographer| Mosier Family

Oct 21, 2019

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I can’t even with how beautiful these girls are! They drove a long ways from South Dakota to have their baby session with me! Little Ayven did so well for her first professional photo shoot! Sessions like this give me serious baby fever, and holding Ayven was the best part of the session for me! […]

Baby Ayven!

Oct 11, 2019

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It’s FALL!!! I actually really like all seasons, and every time a new season starts, I’m like “yep! this is my favorite!” haha! In all honesty, I think Spring and Summer are my all time fave. I just can’t get enough of the Spring blossoms, and there’s something magical about Summer. BUT, Fall is definitely […]

Iverson Family

Oct 7, 2019

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I’m completely obsessed with Lifestyle newborn photos/sessions. These types of sessions normally happen at the client’s home, instead of at the studio, and are perfect for showing the nursery, and baby/family, in a less posed way. One major plus is being able to incorporate your furry children as well, especially cats who normally hate car […]

Baby Blake | Lifestyle Newborn Photographer

Oct 4, 2019

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This session was a gift from Grandma to her son and daughter-in-law! I’ve been working with this family for quite a few years now, as I get to photograph this sweet girl’s cousin every year, and felt so honored to now work with another member of the family! Grandma was definitely the secret sauce for […]

Shakopee Children Photographer

Sep 20, 2019

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When I went to Australia in March (for the most amazing engagement session), my client set me up on google so I could start getting reviews! I emailed a few clients, and got the sweetest reviews right away! Here are some of my favorite 2019 lifestyle/family reviews! Poly is the epitome of what happens when […]

My Favorite 2019 Lifestyle Reviews

Sep 13, 2019

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