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We’re back with the Tack family! And they’re back in a new house! Well – new for them? Kind of? Lindsey’s grandmother used to live in this home and she has many childhood memories growing up here. Now this beautiful family is bringing new energy back into the house. For their autumn family session, Beau […]

Welcome to the world Ruby James! For Ruby’s newborn session, (as a healthy, vaccinated person) Steph & Andy welcomed me into their adorable Bay View home. At the time of these photos, Ruby was 8-days old and already has mom and dad wrapped around her little fingers. Big brother, Louie, was there for all the […]

Jordan & Michael are married again! So much of 2020 and 2021 has been unknown, right? It’s like we’re all flying by the seat of our pants (what a weird saying), figuring all this out as we go. In the wedding industry, every couple is doing things a little differently and we love that so […]

It’s hard (for me) to believe that Merry & Sam got married five years ago! As we walked through the park, they updated me on their life since their big day in Sheboygan. They moved, they bought a Jeep from TJ, Merry left a teaching position to pursue a dream career, Sam flew a lot […]

Welcome to the world, Jack Byron! Dani & Mike got married in December of 2018. Since then, they got a dog, Gus, went through a pandemic, bought a new house and welcomed their first son, Jack Byron into the world! Seeing our clients go through all of lifes best moments is such a joy. Sweet […]

Welcome to the world, Adrian! Although Adrian’s parents, Amanda & Loren, have lived in so many places all over the world, this little boy was born right here in Milwaukee. As a matter of fact, he lives right down the road from us! I should have walked to their session but… (trails off trying to […]

Katie & Matty are married! The Milwaukee Art Museum is as iconic as it is beautiful. Every weekend, Milwaukee’s lakefront is crowded with people and every one of them is trying to get a glimpse at the event going on inside. It makes you feel special just being around the building. If you’re lucky enough […]

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Alissa & Jamie are married! … finally married! Last year, Alissa & Jamie postponed their September wedding due to Covid. Instead of opting for a small ceremony or elopement, they waited to celebrate with all their friends and family. The wait was worth it! The weather in Milwaukee was absolutely perfect. The Pilot Room at […]

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As if wedding planning isn’t hard enough, let’s throw a pandemic in the mix to really complicate things. Couples are hoping to have a day that’s as “normal” as possible. In the state of Wisconsin (as of September 2021) 3.3M people are currently fully vaccinated (which equals 56%). If you’re considering an all-vaccinated event, you’re […]

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Jessica & Kyle are engaged! Jessica & Kyle are our first couple to have met during lockdown! Likely our first of many. Jessica & Kyle matched on two dating apps and decided to head on a date, via zoom! They said they chatted for a few hours before logging off. Obviously, these two have to […]

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Johannah & Brent are married! Labor Day Weekend is kind of bittersweet for us. It’s typically very nice weather, a time to get together with friends and family, and kind of “cap” the summer days. For Johannah & Brent’s wedding day at The Ivy House, they had exactly what Labor Day feels like to us. […]

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Michelle & Chip are married! After being on the dating app Hinge, Michelle & Chip matched after only being active for two days. Their first date was at a cocktail lounge called The Franklin Room in downtown Chicago. The rest – as they say – is history. But a short stop for their beautiful Sunday […]

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Katey & Chris are married! During their engagement, Katey & Chris had a lot going on, to say the least. They were finishing school, starting new careers, moving, doing long-distance. They also planned a wedding in the most thoughtful way – the way they wanted! Katey said, “Make your wedding your own. Throw out the […]

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Josie’s annual photo shoot happened to fall around Lindsey & Josh’s 5-year Anniversary! What a way to celebrate!

Welcome to the world Maple & Violet! Our sweet friends, Laura & Jon, recently welcomed twin girls into their family. We recently got to go over to their beautiful East Side home for some picture and beer/pizza time – and finally meet the girls! Congratulations Laura & Jon. Welcome to this sweet Earth, Maple & […]