Julia and Ryan are a fun laid back couple, and I had the best time shooting their engagement photos! My good friend and fellow photographer Laura Marchbanks asked if I wanted to come along to shoot an engagement session with her, and I'm so glad I did because not only did we have a wonderful time, but I got to meet two wonderful people in the process. We started off at the Pikes Place market in downtown Seattle, then made our way to West Seattle. It was a gloomy day...

In two short weeks I'm headed to sunny Seaside, FL and the neighboring town of Rosemary Beach to book the venue and some vendors for our wedding next May! It's extra gloomy here in Seattle today so I'm daydreaming of the white sands and sunny skies of Seaside. Let the countdown begin:)...

Today bloggers all over the country are talking about World Water Day! Here are some facts that I was unaware of until recently: 1 out of 8 people lack access to clean drinking water, 4,000 children die each day as a result. (That's more than AIDS, malaria, and measles combined!) 1/3 of all wells built in the last 20 years don't work. If you have a blog and want to share or donate please visit: http://theadventureproject.org/typetap. If you want more information or want to donate please visit: www.TheAdventureProject.causevox.com. This is a wonderful...

Tomorrow bloggers are being asked to take a day of silence in honor of the tragedy in Japan and for those who lost their lives.  Therefore, I won't have my normal Friday post, so I will take this chance to wish you all a happy St. Patrick's Day and a wonderful weekend:) Also if you haven't already and want to donate please go this website for more info. ...

Miss Ayla Sunshine celebrated her 2nd birthday this past weekend, and can I tell you the cuteness was oozing from every corner! Like most kiddos her age Ayla is obsessed with Toy Story 3, so of course she had to wear her Toy Story t-shirt:) Paired with her blue tutu it was the perfect birthday bash outfit! Ayla had a blast running around with her cousins Claudia and Julianna, and ripping the wrapping paper off all the presents:) A hot pink zebra and kiddo lap top where some of her favorite...