{FOOD} How To Snap Insta-Worthy Food Photos With Your iPhone

With fantastic food photos dominating your Instagram feed, it can be tempting to snap and share every dish you eat, but you’ll quickly discover that without the proper tips and tools, it can be challenging to get that great shot with nothing more than an iPhone in your hand. Restaurants are usually dimly-lit, leaving your […]

{FAMILY} Spring Came Early Thanks To Peekaboo Beans

My family and I recently enjoyed a last-minute getaway to our favourite local destination – Harrison Hot Springs, and on the day before our departure, a colourful little package arrived from our favourite children’s fashion line – Peekaboo Beans. While we were away, I thought I would snap some photos of my little beans enjoying […]

10 Must-Follow Instagram Moms

I’ve always had a passion for photography – growing up I had dreams of building an in-home dark room where I could watch the liquid solutions bring my photos to life in my own darkly-lit space. My walls have always donned snaps of my favourite photographers, and I’ve taken photography classes to learn more about the art. […]

The Art of Newborn Photography

When I was younger I was obsessed with the world-renowned newborn photography of Anne Geddes. I loved how she captured the precious, peaceful images of sleeping newborns while integrating creative and artistic props and backgrounds to elevate baby portraits to beautiful works of art. It wasn’t until I became a mother that I realized just how difficult capturing such a […]

3 Reasons To Take Maternity Photos

When I was pregnant with my first child, going for a maternity photo shoot seemed like a no-brainer. We wanted to capture the special milestone in our lives – to document our journey towards parenthood. But with our second child, taking maternity photos seemed a little…redundant. Why would I bother doing it again when I looked […]

These Two

She. My doe-eyed beauty. Innocent, independent, inquisitive. Cleverly witty and creatively artistic. Heart full of love and mind full of wonder. Nature lover and story teller. My first born. Him. My freckle-nosed prince. Charming, coy, charismatic. Mysteriously authentic and humorously bright. Affectionate and imaginative. Action lover and role player. My one and only son.   These […]

10 Things I Love About #Vancouver

Vancouver, BC Canada – where you can swim in the ocean and ski on the mountains on the same day. Where you can enjoy four seasons of weather. Where beautiful people from all walks of life and cultural backgrounds can live harmoniously. Where foodies, outdoor adventurists, artists and shopaholics have a plethora of options to satisfy […]

Vancouver By Water

To wrap up our Summer, our family headed out for a day on the water, exploring the most beautiful city in the world – Vancouver, BC. We launched our boat at Cate’s Park in North Vancouver, and headed out on a nautical jaunt along our city’s breathtaking coastline, breathing in the fresh air and taking […]

Summer Lovin’

9 pictures. 9 words. Adventure. Love. Relaxation. Meditation. Reflection. Innocence. Whimsical. Companionship. Satisfaction. 20 days in, and I’m wholeheartedly lovin’ on Summer. Never. Going. Inside. Linking up with the lovely Mama Kat – favourite Summer view (so far)

Dinner With A Dump Truck

I like to think that I have a pretty cool job, but let’s face it, daddy’s job is way cooler in the eyes of my littles: