Category Archives: personal

Our Dreams Came True (Again!) : Introducing Aya Mae Rose

If you’ve been following since last spring, then you know we got the most unexpected surprise when we found out I was pregnant last May! Never in a million years did we even think it was possible, and so this past year has been a bit surreal for us. The irony of it all, I...

:: 2017 :: The Year of Growing Pains & Baby Stains (Part 2)

I realize this is waaaaay late to the ballgame, but I know now that baby girl arrived, I’ll fall even more behind on these personal projects – so I wanted to get some semblance of the remainder of our 2017 on the blog before these kids are all suddenly graduating from college! 😉 Here is a...

Our Life Behind the Scenes ~ Chicago Lifestyle Family Photographer

We’re in the midst of crazy busy fall wedding & portrait season, so I’ve been pretty awful about sharing personal posts on here lately… so in the meantime, I thought I’d share some photos I snapped of our family off and on throughout the year so far instead! I dropped the ball on doing this regularly...

News We Never Expected ~ Sharing a Personal Story

Those of you who know our story and have been along on this journey with us for a while now know the following; We’ve been married 9 years. We spent the first 6 years of our marriage trying to start a family without any luck. Four years into that process we finally shared our story...

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Christy & James are Chicago based but happily travel anywhere in the world that beautiful love stories take them!