Not every cake smash session theme has to be super specific or personal. Sometimes when you have a fall birthday, the best theme is a seasonal one! I love everything about fall, so I was super excited to design this set for this sweet little guy. I filled his set with pumpkins and fall leaves […]

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September 30, 2023

Fall Themed Cake Smash

baby boy eating cake

Every once in a while, I get a newborn in the studio and I am just floored at how pretty they are. My own babies were awkward little aliens when they were born. (Don’t worry, they are super adorable big kids now). But this little lady stole my heart with those cheeks and her delicate […]

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March 14, 2023

Newborn Session, Amelia

baby newborn girl in a basket with mint green background

Cake smash sessions are always so much fun to plan and shoot. One year olds are really starting to showcase their personalities and winning them over to get real smiles always feels like a huge accomplishment. I always start cake smash sessions with some more traditional type photos. Sometimes babies sit happily and others, like […]

Cake Smash, featured

March 11, 2023

Hot Air Balloon Cake Smash

baby boy cake smash photography session

I have photographed this family multiple times over the years. I love the four energetic daughters and I was thrilled when they contacted me about a newborn session for baby number 5! And surprise, surprise – after four girls they had a BOY! And what a perfect little guy he is! His big sisters were […]

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March 9, 2023

Newborn Session, Avenai

Newborn Family pictures with 5 kids

It’s that time of year! Time for holiday photos. I think the Christmas season has snuck up extra fast this year. It’s been a very busy year for my own family, and I’m looking forward to colder weather and all the good things that go along with it. I am excited to announce details for […]

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November 6, 2022

Holiday Mini Sessions 2022

baby girl christmas photos

You’re having a baby! Congratulations! Your baby is going to grow and change so quickly and getting newborn pictures done is a once in a lifetime opportunity. Picking the right newborn photographer for you is a big decision. Here are some things to think about when making your choice! Lifestyle vs Posed Photographer There are […]

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July 6, 2022

How to Choose Your Newborn Photographer

how to choose your newborn photographer

When you are born in Orange County, Florida and your cousin is born in Orange County, California on the same day it’s only appropriate for you to meet in Ohio and have a joint orange themed cake smash session! What a fun story these two cousins have about sharing a birthday, and I was honored […]

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July 5, 2022

Orange Themed Cake Smash Session

little cutie cake smash baby girl

School is over and the kids are home for summer. Now what?!? If you’re like me, you are stressed about providing a fun summer without emptying your bank account. Here are 10 things to do in Cincinnati that are budget friendly to keep your kids busy and off of YouTube in June! 1. Deerfield Township […]


May 31, 2022

10 Things to Do in Cincinnati in June

Most newborn clients book their session before birth, but I often have time for last minute newborn sessions! And I’m so glad it worked out to get Mr. Roger into the studio for some pictures. He was SO sweet and he brought along his whole crew of adults who are obviously smitten with him. What […]

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May 27, 2022

Newborn Roger, 17 Days Old

newborn family pictures on grey backdrop

When you look at images a newborn photography session, you see tiny fingers and toes and adorable little faces. Sometimes baby is all swaddled up and cozy and other times they are in perfectly posed positions. And although my ultimate goal is to provide beautiful images for you to remember those little details about your […]

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May 24, 2022

Safety Rules for Newborn Photography

newborn photography safety rules