Olivia | Class of 2020

Such a exciting season in life, Senior year! So many things to look forward to… from pep rallies, homecoming, college visits, prom & all those BIG decisions in between! Senior portraits should be one of those memories you look back on with a smile! Capturing your real, natural joy is my number one goal as […]

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Gildea Family|Fall Session

Happy Friday, friends! Kicking off Fall Sessions with the sweetest family, The Gildea’s! The State College Arboretum NEVER disappoints when it comes to fall sessions & I highly recommend even just going over to visit for fun because it’s truly beautiful! I can’t THANK YOU guys enough for all traveling to meet with me at […]

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Lindsay + Murray

Good morning friends! Today I’m sharing one of the sweetest little blog posts to date… My gorgeous friend Lindsay + her adorable puppy Murray! We drove up to the Smithmyer farm & walked through the sunflower maze to capture these photos… & i’m obsessed ya’ll! I mean… puppies + sunflowers, does it get any better?! […]

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Savvy Jo Turns 5

My little soon to be kindergartener, sleep over + popcorn loving bestie, my little pony obsessed girl, is a whole hand old. 5 years old, with the biggest heart & kindest soul out of anyone I know. Savvy jo, you are the most wonderful big sister & my truest best friend… I love you to […]

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Hazel turns ONE!

Sweet little Hazel turned ONE years old June 20th & also had herself a cute little photo shoot to celebrate!! I had so much fun capturing these special moments of Madison and her family!! Hope you had a ONEderful birthday Hazel! 🌈❤️

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Raising little humans + Mother’s Day.

Raising little humans + all those moments… all those moments that make you think I’m not sure today could go any quicker because, well.. your 1 year old decided today of all days not to listen to the moral of the 3 little monkey’s song and continues to be a frequent flyer off his sisters […]

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Emily + Gabriel Spring mini

Hi friends! Today I’m sharing a few of my favorites from Emily + Gabe’s spring mini session! This precious family of 3 had the most perfect day for their spring session & y’all were so much fun to work with!! ps. how stinking cute is their sweet little puppy named Lucy!!

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Formulate | Personalized Shampoo + Conditioner, is it worth it?!

Hi Friends! Today on the blog i’m reviewing Formulate, a company offering personalized shampoos + conditioners! About 5 weeks ago now, they sent me their shampoo + conditioner in offer for a honest review & I can’t wait to share my thoughts with ya’ll! “Shampoo + conditioner, perfectly engineered just for you – that evolves […]

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Silvana turns 2!

This little girl is turning two!! Today i’m sharing a few of my favorites from this sweeties little birthday session last week! I mean…. how stinking cute y’all!

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Whitney + Ryan Engaged

Cue music to Taylor Swift •love story• because Whitney & Ryan’s engagement sessions will give you ALLL those dreamy feels friends!! These two were just the sweetest & nicest couple to work with & I can’t thank them enough for choosing me to capture this special moment for them!! Congratulations on your engagement and happy […]

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Auroras Baptism

Happy Thursday ya’ll, oneee more day till the weekend WOO. Last Sunday I had the pleasure of shooting adorable little Auroras Baptism at the St. Mary’s church in Hollidaysburg… & today i’m sharing a few of my favorites from this special occasion!! Thank you again Chelsea, kai & family for having me!  

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Scarletts Newborn Session

Hi friends! Get ready for your hearts to melt… Today i’m sharing with you a few of my favorites from a precious newborn session I recently did of little miss Scarlett! xoxo.

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Not lucky… blessed 🍀

Happy St. Patrick’s Day friends! We took some cute little luck of the Irish photos in honor of this special day… Savvy is convinced it’s HER day because well… HAVE YOU SEEN THE GIRL!! My little lucky charms are the sweetest. 💚🌈 xoxo.

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31:25 Boutique Spring Collection | sneak peek of all the pretty things!!

Last Sunday was a DREAM come true for me… my favorite boutique asked me to shoot their spring collection that is launching TODAY!! Honest to goodness I will probably be buying 2 of each thing LOL everything is just that CUTE! These girls are the sweetest you’ll come by & I can’t thank them enough […]

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CariPRO Ultrasonic Electric Toothbrush review & GIVEAWAY!

I think we can all agree, confidence may come from within… but a brighter & whiter smile certainly helps!!   Seriously guys, first impressions mean the most, & I don’t know about you but a smile is the number ONE thing I notice first about someone! After using the cariPRO Ultrasonic Electric Toothbrush from Smile Brilliant for a few […]

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Happy LOVE day friends!!

Can I just say the hopeless romantic in me loved every second of this mini session I put my family through (specifically Jordan 😆)… pink balloons, white roses, smooches from my 3 valentines.. does it get any better!? NOPE. ❤️ I love nothing more than capturing these sweet little moments of my family that we’ll […]

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Here’s to turning 27!

27! Is it just me or are alll the birthdays after 21 just ehhh… another year & another wrinkle that my 40 dollar eye cream doesn’t seem to camouflage😆. However, this year I have so many wonderful moments to look forward to!! 26 was a year of struggle for me mentally dealing with postpartum depression […]

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Leo’s wild ONE party!

We celebrated Leo’s first birthday this weekend in wild one style!! Thank you so much to everyone who was able to make it, Leo had the BEST time celebrating with you guys!! Happy first birthday to our favorite little wild boy! Mommy, daddy & sissy sav love you so much!! 🎉🧁 I still can’t believe […]

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Leo James | First Birthday!

Leo James | January 18th 2018| 12:18am | 6 pounds 10.5 oz | 18.5 inches | 🖤 Today is such a wonderful day because it’s your FIRST birthday darling boy! ONE YEAR we’ve had the pleasure of loving you, and we’ve loved every minute… believe me! How does time go by so fast?.. I ask […]

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Whitening Sensitive Teeth at Home!

My smile has always been something I was very proud of! However, somewhere in between two children, crazy schedules and the 3 cups of coffee I had for breakfast along with the wine I just had with dinner my teeth have defiantly paid the price! No surprise that my teeth are nowhere as near as […]

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Brooke & Sean Holiday Engagement

What a wonderful time to be engaged, around the holidays! Brooke & Sean were recently engaged on the polar express & today I have a few of my favorites from their holiday engagement session in downtown Hollidaysburg up for you guys to see!! Sweet little side note, a few of Brooke & Seans very first […]

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Sarah & Shawn Holiday Mini

Sarah, thank you friend for letting me capture your precious little family for the holidays!! Here are some of my favorites from this holiday mini session! What a beautiful family you have! xoxo.

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Leo James | 11 Months

How is it even possible that you’re going to be ONE YEARS OLD in a month?! Time truly is a thief… but it’s been the sweetest little almost year spent cuddling & loving you 🖤 you’re about to celebrate your first Christmas in less than a week and we couldn’t be more excited!! Words you […]

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Kelly & John holiday mini session

It’s the most wonderful time of the yearrrr and holiday mini sessions are now my new favorite thing!!! How precious are Kelly, John, and their two little munchkins… I just love capturing beautiful moments for beautiful families like these ! ❤️ 🎄 Holiday Mini Sessions 🎄 Price- $100 30 min time slot Full online gallery […]

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Julie & Jared | Wedding reception

I just want to start off by saying what a wonderful couple Julie & Jared are… and so welcoming!! Julie and Jared eloped on September 10th of this year at a cute little doughnut shop called Voodoo Doughnuts, & on November 23rd I had the pleasure of capturing their beautiful reception at the US Hotel […]

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Brooke & Sean | proposal

OH MY GOODNESS GUYS. Yesterday, my best friend got engaged and I’m still over here crying tears of joy for her, A. because I’m so happy for her and B. I’m just an emotional person…!! Sean took Brooke back to the place they had their second date almost 2 years ago, the Polar express train […]

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Pie inspiration!

Tomorrow is thanksgiving already… first of all like how?? and second of all who’s READY for some yummy food! My favorite part is the sweet potatoes and green bean casseroles!! However… apple pies hold a special place in my heart and so today I’m going to share with you some pie inspiration and how we […]

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Leo James | 10 Months

Oh sweet boy… 10 months seems so unreal to me but here we are, you’re growing up into such a precious little guy and I can’t even begin to explain how much we love you *cue tears* here are your milestones and memories leading into 10 months! Oh… and don’t judge us for completely skipping […]

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Leo James | 9 months

Happy 9 months my little boo! You are so so so loved 🖤 here are Leo’s achievements & memories leading into 9 months!! Muppet babies & mickey mouse clubhouse… are the BEST in your little eyes! You started walking with your little walker on September 30th!! You’re currently slow and NOT so steady 😂 We […]

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Autumn book list 🍁

I know what you’re thinking, in what world do you even have time for this? HA… I agree. However it’s something I really enjoy and I have been attempting to make it into more of a habit at night instead of just browsing through my Instagram feed or watching 5 episodes in a row of […]

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Reed’s senior picture session

Farm houses from the 1800’s, fall leaves, boat docks, and picturesque sunsets made Reed’s senior pictures a perfect day to photograph! To me, it was a dream come true to be able to take pictures in such a beautiful place! Thank you for choosing me to do your senior pictures Reed, I had so much […]

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Leo James | 8 Months

Happy 8 months my handsome little one! Here are all of your precious memories and achievements leading into 8 months!! You said your FIRST word on August 31st! DADA. We had to lower your crib on August 21st because you’re such a jumping bean and kept trying to escape!! I’m still in shock you accomplished […]

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Leo James | 7 Months

Everyday it’s something new, something exciting in your eyes, something that sparks your curiosity and makes your mama smile and lose her mind all at the same moment… YOU.. my little Leo, as of yesterday are 7 MONTHS OLD. I think we can all agree these are the moments we wish we could just freeze […]

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ALL those mermaid details

Hey guys! So if it isn’t obvious enough lol, I love planning parties for my children! I seriously look forward to doing it every year!! I recently posted on my Instagram account @miabastille asking if anyone would be interested in a detail post about Savannah’s mermaid party decor we had for her 4th birthday a […]

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Leo James | 6 months

Let’s start off by stating we love any reason to celebrate around here, so the fact that our little dude turned 6 months old is all the more reason to bring out the cupcakes and sing happy HALF birthday to youuu! Half a year old… can you believe it?? I can’t. I know, I know… […]

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Savvy Jo & the Feisty Fours!!

July 16th 2014 | 11:34pm you were born… which makes YOU my sweet little savvy girl 4 years old!! You will always be my reason for everything I do, my motivation, my best friend always, and one of the best gifts life has ever given me. From three to four years, looking back tonight on […]

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Happy 4th of July!

Happy 4th everyone!! 🎉🇺🇸🎆 Today I’m sharing all the cute little photos we took in honor of our Independence Day!! Savvy and Leo had so much fun taking these, I know you’ll enjoy them too! Also, I hope your day is filled with cookout food, sparklers, and a whole lot of red white & blue!!!❤️💙 […]

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Leo | 5 months

Little dude is 5 months old!! Today I’m sharing all Leo’s achievements and memories from 5 months, it was such a good month! You started to scutch and roll ALLL around the floor at the beginning of this month but now that we’re nearing the end you are literally playing leap frog and rocking back […]

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Happy Father’s Day!!

Happy Father’s Day to all the loving and hardworking dads out there, esp our guy… Our kiddos and I sure LOVE you!! We spent our weekend/Father’s Day playing frisbee golf, eating ice cream for dinner, making waffles for breakfast, and swimming! Today I’m sharing some cute little pictures of Jordan and the kids in honor […]

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Leo | 4 Months

4 Months old, I repeat my baby is 4 months old!! Here I am again wondering how time is going so fast! Leo hit some pretty awesome milestones this month & I can’t wait to share them with you guys! Memories I want to remember from 4 months.  The giggles are coming on strong! Savvy […]

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Happy Mother’s Day !!

Happy Mother’s Day to all you beautiful hard workin mama’s out there… whether you’re a stay at home mommy or work full-time, you rock & deserve to be celebrated today (& everyday)!! Here’s some cute little photos of my mini me’s & I… we’re lucky to get ONE good photo outta this tribe but personally […]

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Leo | 3 months

Baby boy… I’ll say this every month but how are you 3 months old?! You’ve been so much fun this month, I just love watching you grow! Things I want to remember from 3 months. You got to experience you’re first Easter this month! You and savvy loved your baskets from the bun bun, you’re […]

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Glowing skin is always in!

  And these are a few of my favorite things…. no but seriously, I LOVE THESE PRODUCTS. To make a short story even shorter, skin care was never really on the top of my you need to do this list. I mean I washed my face and put moisturizer on but that’s it really. I […]

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Postpartum Truths and Maternity Leave

Picture this: I’m currently trying to type all this while feeding Leo, telling Savvy to not sit so close to the tv… petting my cat Kendall who’s apparently extra lonely today & trying to take at least one sip of my coffee before it gets cold.. again. Can you say multitask professional lol. I finally […]

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Happy Easter!

Happy Easter everyone! Today on my blog I wanted to share my little munchkins Easter pictures & also tell you guys how we won a free photo shoot for them! I know people always say this lol… but I NEVER win anything exciting, SO when Lydia (owner of Lydia Shafer Photography) messaged me on Instagram […]

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You’re my person ♥️

Happy Valentine’s Day everyoneeee! Okay guys, so the bribery of ice cream may… or may not have been involved in the taking of these pictures 🙈 I thought it would be cute to do a fun little vday photo sess with Savvy & Leo! YAY for Leo’s FIRST holiday by the way!! I won’t lie… it’s […]

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25 Things I’ve learned by my 26th birthday

Hey guys!! Do you ever just sit back and think… How did this happen?? When did I get closer to 30 than 20?? Where did these fine lines come from? When did I become an adult with 2 mini me’s? What did I do to deserve this hangover from only 2 glasses of wine?? How am […]

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Leo James | birth announcement

We welcomed our little bundle of joy Leo into the world on January 18, 2018 & let me tell ya he’s more than perfect!! SO my water broke around 3:30 in the afternoon when I was shopping…. YEP, embarrassing… buttt I was so ready for him to finally arrive! I had myself convinced & I […]

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