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Happy Summer, y’all! I hope you’re staying cool in our wildly hot Texas summer! We’ve had many days of dry air here in Austin, so the humidity level has been manageable. This series was done two weeks ago, during one of the hottest( ahem, BLAZING hotttt) recorded June days… ever and we weren’t sweating. In […]

“Together Again Story”- Reunion Family Photo Session- Austin Lifestyle Photographer, Bull Creek, Northwest Austin, Texas

June 18, 2022

Happy Summer, y’all! I hope you’re staying cool in our wildly hot Texas summer! We’ve had many days of dry air here in Austin, so the humidity level has been manageable. This series was done two weeks ago, during one of the hottest( ahem, BLAZING hotttt) recorded June days… ever and we weren’t sweating. In […]

“Together Again Story”- Reunion Family Photo Session- Austin Lifestyle Photographer, Bull Creek, Northwest Austin, Texas

June 18, 2022

I’ve been quiet lately and enjoying much needed self-care/down time with my family and home. I had a rolfing appointment this past week with Keli Bell Bandy and it was so healing (highly recommend). Winter has been all that winter should be. A time of deep reflection. All that needs to be brought up and […]

Creating Faith and Memories, Dykstra Family – Austin Lifestyle Family Photographer, Dripping Springs Family Lifestyle Photographer

February 13, 2022

I’ve been quiet lately and enjoying much needed self-care/down time with my family and home. I had a rolfing appointment this past week with Keli Bell Bandy and it was so healing (highly recommend). Winter has been all that winter should be. A time of deep reflection. All that needs to be brought up and […]

Creating Faith and Memories, Dykstra Family – Austin Lifestyle Family Photographer, Dripping Springs Family Lifestyle Photographer

February 13, 2022

This is the second year that I get to photograph our dear friends. This year we did our neighborhood trail and luckily, we had these vibrant wildflowers were still in full bloom! The girls had a blast, dad made everyone laugh, and mom is effortlessly beautiful, as always!

Fall Family Photo Sessions are in Full Swing! Austin Family Lifestyle Photographer, Northwest Hills, Austin, Texas

November 4, 2021

This is the second year that I get to photograph our dear friends. This year we did our neighborhood trail and luckily, we had these vibrant wildflowers were still in full bloom! The girls had a blast, dad made everyone laugh, and mom is effortlessly beautiful, as always!

Fall Family Photo Sessions are in Full Swing! Austin Family Lifestyle Photographer, Northwest Hills, Austin, Texas

November 4, 2021

I’m still *heart eyes* happy over this amazing couple and their little guy! Xavi celebrated his 2nd birthday with enormous balloons, a visit from Grandma, and finding cool rocks! As a photog, I get so many emails asking how does it all work with a rambunctious toddler, will I be able to get good photos?! […]

Happy Birthday, Sweet Boy! – Austin Lifestyle Family Photographer, Austin, Texas

November 2, 2021

I’m still *heart eyes* happy over this amazing couple and their little guy! Xavi celebrated his 2nd birthday with enormous balloons, a visit from Grandma, and finding cool rocks! As a photog, I get so many emails asking how does it all work with a rambunctious toddler, will I be able to get good photos?! […]

Happy Birthday, Sweet Boy! – Austin Lifestyle Family Photographer, Austin, Texas

November 2, 2021

I just wanna leave this post up to celebrate such a memorable day for all. Our kiddos have never seen snow like this before…ever! My hubby use to live up north and saw snow regularly. He says this was “real snow”! But when you’re a lifelong Texan, you’ll take those once-in-a-blue moon tiny flurries and […]

Austin Snow Day! Jan 10th, 2021 – *Mel’s Personal Post* Austin Lifestyle Photo Session

February 3, 2021

I just wanna leave this post up to celebrate such a memorable day for all. Our kiddos have never seen snow like this before…ever! My hubby use to live up north and saw snow regularly. He says this was “real snow”! But when you’re a lifelong Texan, you’ll take those once-in-a-blue moon tiny flurries and […]

Austin Snow Day! Jan 10th, 2021 – *Mel’s Personal Post* Austin Lifestyle Photo Session

February 3, 2021

Hola, Happy 2021! I am sending each of you so much JOY, PEACE, and LOVE this new year. I feel so hopeful and grateful to see what this new year holds for us all. So many things to look forward to…a spring garden, butterflies visiting Austin, crafting, and making new memories with my family. What […]

Welcome 2021, Holiday Photo Session, Newborn Baby- Commons Ford Metro Park, Lifestyle Family Photo Session

February 3, 2021

Hola, Happy 2021! I am sending each of you so much JOY, PEACE, and LOVE this new year. I feel so hopeful and grateful to see what this new year holds for us all. So many things to look forward to…a spring garden, butterflies visiting Austin, crafting, and making new memories with my family. What […]

Welcome 2021, Holiday Photo Session, Newborn Baby- Commons Ford Metro Park, Lifestyle Family Photo Session

February 3, 2021

Hi! I’ve been quite swamped lately with lots of fall sessions, family, homeschooling, baking, and holiday decorating! I’m super excited to share a very dear family that I love photographing through the seasons!

Fall Fam Photo Session Cont’d- Austin Family Lifestyle Photographer- Northwest Austin, Photography Session

November 12, 2020

Hi! I’ve been quite swamped lately with lots of fall sessions, family, homeschooling, baking, and holiday decorating! I’m super excited to share a very dear family that I love photographing through the seasons!

Fall Fam Photo Session Cont’d- Austin Family Lifestyle Photographer- Northwest Austin, Photography Session

November 12, 2020

  I got to meet the sweet and soulful Camille Kinzler. She is a physician’s assistant, mother, wife, and passionate entrepreneur. Camille is launching a business aimed at supporting women from all walks of life to “think beyond the drink”. That is, to find joy, happiness, and meaning without alcohol. Her work encourages women to […]

Camille Kinzler – Austin Brand Lifestyle Session, Central Austin

April 4, 2019

  I got to meet the sweet and soulful Camille Kinzler. She is a physician’s assistant, mother, wife, and passionate entrepreneur. Camille is launching a business aimed at supporting women from all walks of life to “think beyond the drink”. That is, to find joy, happiness, and meaning without alcohol. Her work encourages women to […]

Camille Kinzler – Austin Brand Lifestyle Session, Central Austin

April 4, 2019

  This absolutely stunning family recently moved to Austin. We met at bull creek and enjoyed the serene flowing water and gorgeous sunset. Aren’t they all so beautiful?! They were equally kind, personable, fun and happy! The boys had so much fun running around, enjoying the waterfalls. I’m getting super excited for all the wonderful […]

Beautiful Before Spring Session – Austin Family Photographer, Bull Creek Greenbelt

March 15, 2019

  This absolutely stunning family recently moved to Austin. We met at bull creek and enjoyed the serene flowing water and gorgeous sunset. Aren’t they all so beautiful?! They were equally kind, personable, fun and happy! The boys had so much fun running around, enjoying the waterfalls. I’m getting super excited for all the wonderful […]

Beautiful Before Spring Session – Austin Family Photographer, Bull Creek Greenbelt

March 15, 2019