Charlotte

Joaquín’s First Trip To An Aquarium (Part 2)

SEA LIFE Aquarium Charlotte-Concord
September 24, 2015
What was Joaquín staring at so intently that I eluded to in the former post. . . His favorite thing at the SEA LIFE Aquarium: the stingrays! He was amazed by everything in the aquarium, but the stingrays stole his heart. He could not take his eyes off of them and wanted to...

Joaquín’s First Trip To An Aquarium (Part 1)

SEA LIFE Aquarium Charlotte-Concord
September 20, 2015
Lucas and I love aquariums. Whenever we travel to a new destination -- if they have an aquarium -- we try our very best to visit. Our favorite is the Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta, where I once had the unforgettable opportunity to dive with whale sharks. We also really enjoyed the Shedd Aquarium in...

Behind My Lens: Georges Brasserie

August 16, 2015
When my favorite restaurant in Charlotte, North Carolina, Georges Brasserie, asked me to shoot their new website for them I was elated! It is my favorite restaurant for two reasons: 1) since Lucas and I were married we have celebrated almost every special occasion there, like Joaquín's baby shower for example, and...

Family Photo Shoot

May 10, 2015
Every single mother I know had warned me that photo shoots with babies never go as planned. I, of course, decided not to listen to them, because Joaquín is always smiling and laughing. However, sure enough, the second our photographer turned the camera on him he began to cry and...

Joaquín’s Newborn Photo Shoot (Part 3)

February 26, 2015
From a young age I learned that a person's beauty is both external and internal. I have tried very hard throughout my life to never judge someone based on their appearance, including myself. I thought I had a healthy self esteem, that is until I got pregnant. I was prepared mentally...