• the mission

  • before the session

  • after the session


As life starts rolling along, sometimes faster than a runaway train, I wish you excitement, accomplishment, adventure… and peaceful moments like these…  happy graduation, A   View full post »


I met this beautiful child when she was 4 years old (my daughter was 3 at the time.) I have been photographing Em and her family ever since.. I knew this time would come; but it was so much easier to envision graduations off in the distance… now, it’s right here in front of my face and I’ve got to say “ouch” my heart hurts.. I don’t want it to be over… And my daughter graduates next year. oh boy, I just got short of breath typing that… I’mView full post »

& know that you are Blessed

dear Natalie, I am beyond grateful to have met you & your Mom. Your kind spirit assures me that you are going to achieve wonderful things.. Let your light shine big & bright, hun & know that you are blessed. I am looking forward with excitement when we all meet again! much love, patti    View full post »

…to everything, turn turn turn

…there is a season.. it is not our choice to slow or stop the hands of time. our only choice is to enjoy it or let it depress us.. have a wonderful dayView full post »

congratulations, brooke

All that is good in life, I wish for you.. Happy Graduation!View full post »

well wishes for J

Congratulations Dear J! It’s going to be so much fun to see where your adventures take you in life! Believe in yourself! Be fearless and know that you are deserving of great things.. love, pView full post »

the world + addie

Know that you are worthy of all that is Good Happy Graduation, Addie   Pin ItView full post »