“How much do  you love me, Holly?” I asked. “Dani, I would lay down my life for you,” she replied. I didn’t end up asking for anything quite so dramatic, though some would consider it rather close. Around our feet, we could hear mice squeaking as they scurried through the tumbling green and red Virginia […]



This young woman is the sort who you want to adopt the moment you meet her. Small children wish to claim her as their big sister, and older adults, like myself, as a little sister. She’s kind and playful enough to always have time for children (in fact, the more the merrier), yet has the […]



  The Crowsnest Pass in Alberta is full of stunning beauty. Some of it, like the jaw-dropping Frank Slide, is tragic.  Much of what you see in the towns, the abandoned mining sites, the heights and crags of the mountains speaks of hard work and hard winters. To contrast that, are their gorgeous and lush […]


The Crombie Familly

This summer, I had the opportunity to head to Alberta to visit some friends in the Crowsnest Pass area, and while there we tucked in a quick family photo session. I’ve been taking photos of this family since they were expecting their oldest child and it amazes me how quickly time has passed. It seems […]


Hunter’s Prom

  One of the things I love about building connections with clients is being called on during the big moments in their lives. To walk into their home, greeted with hugs and laughter. Being at the Farnsworth’s for Hunter’s big prom day was one such event. Working with this  family is always a treat, and […]