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LY Families: The Buterbaughs

Some days I get up at 4:30 AM to blog, schedule posts, edit and answer emails; It’s so much better when I can

LY Engagements: Emily + Mike

It seems that every time I sit down to put words to my pictures, I’m always writing about memories or past

LY Maternity: Abby + Brandon

It seems like every day I’m scrolling through Facebook seeing fresh babies or pregnancy announcements. I just

LY Maternity: Becca + Mark

It’s hard to believe I’m writing this post. Although we’re in our 30s and having babies, it feels

LY Families: Courtney + Parker

There are so many things I dream of doing as a photographer. Like photographing a wedding in a National Park! Or

LY Families: The Donius Family

I’ve always imagined having a big family – lots of kids close in age! However, I’ve also been really surprised at

LY Lifestyle: Casey + Dustin’s Gender Reveal!

I always LOVE when I get the opportunity to photograph something I never have before…like a few years ago when I

LY Families: The Reeds

When Lexi and I started making plans for her family’s spring session, she mentioned that she wanted the location

LY Maternity: The Myers

It’s hard to believe this beautiful momma-to-be and I used to ride the bus together in ELEMENTARY SCHOOL. I can

LY Families: The Webbs

I’m certain I’ve read HUNDREDS of photographer blog posts over the last 5-6 years as I’ve been

LY Maternity: The Rishells

I remember how intimidated I used to get when someone would contact me inquiring about a photo session for their young

LY Lifestyle: Mel Kay Photography

My dad is a mechanic and, growing up, I always remember hearing the jokes like “the mechanic’s car is