This is a collection of my very favorite wedding stories, recent work, wedding planning tips, and behind-the-scenes adventures. Enjoy!

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This is a collection of my very favorite moments, recent work, wedding planning tips, and  behind-the-scenes adventures. Enjoy!

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Well, they don’t call it a Marathon for nothing! I am exhausted. On Sunday, I hosted my Spring Boudoir Event at DL Loft in Chicago and it was SOLD. OUT. I worked with AMAZING, INSPIRING women. What were suppose to be 45-60 minute sessions ended up being closer to 1.5 hour sessions and I still […]

My advice to those preparing for a boudoir session is simple: be yourself. I’ve been photographing boudoir for years now, and I’ve seen a shocking number of portfolios that are solely catered to the male fantasy…whatever that means.   You know what I’m talking about: the photos that have little to do with the woman […]

Ahhh! I’m thrilled. My Spring 2019 Boudoir Event is officially sold out for April 7 in Chicago. Ladies, I have some AMAZING surprises coming for you. I can hardly contain myself. I am excited to work with DL Loft, Joanna B Artistry and Life in Bloom for another incredible event. If you missed this one, […]

There’s SO much I love about boudoir, but the best is working with so many amazing women. Today, one of my favorite clients is sharing her personal story about what her boudoir experience meant to her. Thank you, H, for sharing! I’m so happy to hear how much these photos have meant to you. “I […]

I’ve been photographing boudoir in Chicago for the last 8 years and I’ve learned a thing or two along the way. Mostly, I’ve learned how much I love this art form. I think it’s safe to say that you guys can expect a lot more boudoir from me in 2019. Here are a few of […]

Doing a boudoir session takes guts, but it can be such a wonderful opportunity to reflect on all of the things you love about yourself. Choosing to do a boudoir session is choosing to give yourself a big dose of self love and confidence. Today, A, is sharing what self love means to her and […]

Today, another favorite boudoir client is sharing what she loves the most about herself along with her boudoir photo experience. P, I loved working with you! You absolutely killed it. And, by the way, when I asked her how she came up with her outfits, she replied “I imagined what I’d wear in my wildest […]

During the first few months of 2019, I collected stories of Self Love from all of the AMAZING, brave and compassionate women I’ve photographed. Their words have truly inspired me. I knew right away that their words and gorgeous boudoir photos deserved to be seen in print. So here it is. 🙂 I still have […]

The date is set! I’m excited to announce that my Self Love Boudoir Event will be taking place on Sunday, April 7. This is your invitation. Read on for all of the details and be the first to book your Boudoir Session. — The Event Details — Sunday, April 7 1 Hour Boudoir Photo Shoot […]

For the last 3 years, I’ve been hosting Boudoir Marathon Events in Chicago and I’ve had SO. MUCH. FUN. working with you guys! When I announce these events, one of the question I am always asked is “What the heck is a Boudoir Marathon anyway?!” It’s a great question and I’m going to answer it […]