Travel Adventures in Guanajuato, Mexico

On Jan 31st, Chris and I left the country with his mom, Coco, to attend one of his cousin’s (Ale) weddings in Celaya, Mexico. I’ve never been to central Mexico so I was beyond excited to explore the towns and photograph some LIFE. Our first day was full of travel and we didn’t land until […]

February 8, 2019


San Francisco + Mill Valley + Slacker Hill Adventure Engagement Session // Katie + San

Katie and San met me in Mill Valley where they showed me around one of their favorite parks, Old Mill Park. It’s where the trail head for the Dipsea Trail begins (one of their favorites). We then headed down the HWY to Slacker Hill for an epic hike up the mountain to grab the views […]

September 18, 2018


Family Adventure Session in Bodega Bay // Tsai Family

One of my favorite families returned to the bay area this fall and requested a Labor Day family adventure session IN A TREE HOUSE. No big deal. I’m not sure if you’ll remember this family from last year, but the Tsais met me in Bodega at sunrise to photograph them with their 8 month old […]

November 8, 2017


FOSTER // A Workshop in Tahoe, CA

Back in October, I took a short break from mom life and traveled to Tahoe to learn from some of my favorite photographers. For 2 days, 20 students gathered in the living room of a giant vacation home in Kirkwood and absorbed as much as our little brains could handle. At the end of the […]

November 2, 2015


Adventures in Maui

Maui was pure magic. My mom was married to Mike on Saturday, April 5th at the Marriott Wailea. We started the day off with a group zip-line tour followed by some relaxing time at the beach. We ended the day with an incredible sunset wedding and the best Thai dinner I’ve ever had in my […]

June 12, 2014


A Day at the Fair

What is summer really all about if not a trip to the local fair? Last weekend, the Sonoma County Fair was in town and this year I couldn’t have been more excited to take a little trip to get my grub on and look at the cute farm animals. (I mean, how can you say […]

August 2, 2013



Highway 1 is a perfect destination on the west coast. It spans from Capistrana Beach, CA at its most southern point all the way up to Leggett, CA at its most northern point. It is most famous for running along some of the most beautiful coastlines in the USA. It is truly a magnificent stretch […]

August 1, 2013


Fallen Leaf Lake Pt. 2

We enjoyed so many amazing adventures in Fallen Leaf Lake and we hope to get the opportunity to visit again soon. Thankfully, on our final night there, we were able spoiled with one of the most incredibly colorful sunsets I’ve ever seen. 

July 22, 2013


Fallen Leaf Lake Pt. 1

As I said last week, Fallen Leaf Lake holds an extremely special place in my heart. Our long weekend away was spent soaking up the sun in one of the most beautiful places I’ve ever seen. It held me close, nurtured my soul, and left me yearning for more of its gentle grace.   If […]

July 18, 2013


Fallen Leaf Lake in Analog

Fallen Leaf Lake…one of the most gorgeous places I have ever had the pleasure of visiting.  Back in June, we took a trip up to a gorgeous cabin that sat over Fallen Leaf Lake…it was truly a slice of heaven. FLL is located just south of Lake Tahoe and we were lucky enough to get […]

July 11, 2013