Lifestyle Changes (with LINKS!) | Life By The Sea

Oh HI THERE GUYS!!! I know, it’s been a minute! I have to say that it’s kind of nice to be back to blogging and content creation and sharing after enjoying a little time off in the middle of the busy season. I’m actually STILL on a social media hiatus while creating this post and…

Ellie’s First Beach Trip | Personal

This is like a Christening in our home. The FIRST toes in the sand, toes in the ocean, beach experience initiation. We’ve been twice before, but she never left the carrier! Yesterday, our littlest love, Miss Elliebells put her toes in the sand and geeked out in pure happiness! Oh my heart, to see her react…

Defining HOME: Moving To OBX | Personal

I just keep bursting out into little crying spells..the happiest kind. I haven’t felt like I had a home since my parents divorced and sold the house I grew up in in Glen Allen near Richmond, Virginia. And that was the last place, 14 years ago…that I ever felt home. Sort of. I spent the…

Traveling With Two Under Three | New Mom Series

Okay let’s be real. It’s CRAZY. It’s crazy when it’s just the two of you. It’s crazy when it’s one baby. So when it’s two…it’s pure chaos. But, we like to embrace chaos around here! And it’s a happy chaos. We are traveling as a family because we LOVE being together. Also, it actually makes…

Welcome To The World Elle Marie | Personal

At 9:04am on Friday, January 24, 2014 a beautiful angel was born at 7 lbs 8 ounces and 20 inches long. The wait for her to arrive seemed like forever and it was the most refreshing sound in the world when she cried loudly and let the world know she was here and healthy and…

End of Pregnancy | Personal

This has been quite the ride with little lady number two. I’m sitting here typing this at 12:16am as I am going absolutely miserably CRAZY with restless leg syndrome and acid reflux awoken from an ironic and rare early bed time. I am usually going to sleep around midnight and because tonight I worked hard…

Anna + Chris Holiday Session | Back Bay Farms | Couples

I love them, it’s pretty obvious– I was so fortunate enough to be a part of their wedding this past April with the amazing pink and navy blue stylings of Anna and her ability to make everything look amazing! When they wanted a mini Christmas shoot together and to include their cute little fur babies–…

I Know A Girl | Personal

I know a girl, she puts the color inside of my world She’s just like a maze- where all of the walls all continually change <3   

It’s a GIRL!!! | Personal

Two girls…another little girl to think about walking down the aisle now when I go to shoot every wedding. Another little girl getting into her dress, looking in the mirror, hopefully having me put her veil in or put her necklace on for her…another…little…girl. Mike is in trouble….but he LOVES it, and good GRIEF is…

BIG NEWS: Cammy’s Promotion! | Personal

I called her into my office. Camryn, I have something we need to discuss as far as your future with this company goes. This company being our family 🙂 We feel as if you’ve been excelling at every task you’ve been given. You’re responsible, you’re professional and you’re able. No one can color outside the…