the skies were dark with rain and loud with thunder, but when i snuck in the front door of their house yesterday, the atmosphere in their home couldn’t have been any more different. peace and warmth surrounded my every step, and the smell of sweet lavender filled the air.
she was just days away from her due date and she was so ready to hold her baby in her arms rather than her tummy. so when her text came through on tuesday night that she was having regular contractions, i went to bed with my phone right by my head and turned all the […]
i’ve been working with them for ages now, but there was something totally different about this last meeting. whereas our other sessions have been focused on their beautiful cady, the spotlight shifted a bit to the newest member-to-be of their wonderful family.
our paths have crossed in so many ways over the past couple of years – at church, birthday parties, school meetings, small group, and through our adoptions several months ago. but most recently, i had the joy of spending the afternoon with my friends, the fannings, in a new capacity…as a photographer.
we were just a few minutes into shooting when she threw her head back with this uncomfortable sort of awkward giggle.
i chuckled with her and asked, what’s going on, rachel?
she looked right at me and confessed, we’re the world’s most unphotogenic people. seriously.
little did rachel know that whenever clients say that to […]