Jenna and Anthony, where do I begin? This engagement session at Sally Buffalo Park was so meaningful to us on a personal level.  Jenna has been a beloved friend of the whole family for the past four years.  We met her in her early days as a freshman at Franciscan University of Steubenville.  She […]

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Sally Buffalo Park Cadiz, OH Engagement Session | Jenna + Anthony

Aimee and Cory are just the sweetest couple.  They met through mutual friends in Chicago while Aimee was working as a traveling occupational therapist. They decided to move back to the Ohio Valley to be closer to Aimee’s family. After spending time with them during their session, you can see how deeply they love each […]

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Sunset Engagement Session in Wellsburg, WV | Aimee + Cody

Spring is definitely my favorite season for sessions. The bright greenery and delicate flowers that dapple the world make for such a stunning backdrop for both engagement sessions and weddings.  We recently spent time Teresa and Joe in downtown Pittsburgh for their spring engagement session.  These two were clearly made for each other and we […]

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University of Pittsburgh and Mellon Park Engagement Session | Teresa + Joseph

What a joy it was to work with Maria and John! We scheduled their engagement session a while back, not knowing what the weather would be! But God provided a beautiful spring evening for these two! We walked around downtown Pittsburgh, staying mostly on the campus of the University of Pittsburgh. This campus has stunning […]

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Springtime University of Pittsburgh Engagement Session | Maria + John

When a bride sends you an email asking if the two outfits she’s picked from Morning Lavender will work for her engagement session, you do an elated HAPPY DANCE and then calmly reply: yes, those will work wonderfully! Everything about Elizabeth and Justin’s downtown Canton engagement session was picture perfect.  Their outfits coupled with the […]

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Downtown Canton Engagement Session | Elizabeth + Justin

When you think of a classic downtown Pittsburgh engagement session, you think of city views and the golden bridges crossing the three rivers. Katie and Rob’s session on the North Shore had all the quintessential Pittsburgh elements for a perfect early spring engagement shoot. We started their session on the Mexican War streets. These streets, […]

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North Shore and Mexican War Streets Engagement Session | Katie + Rob

Katie and Thomas’  downtown Pittsburgh engagement session was the perfect way to kick off our spring 2021 engagement sessions. Warm sunshine filled the air, bouncing off the colorful homes along the Mexican War Streets in downtown Pittsburgh.  We were so excited to finally meet this sweet couple in person.  We had chatted with them over […]

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Mexican War Streets Engagement Session | Katie + Thomas

There’s something about snowy portraits that is just magical! Last week there was a large snowfall and everyone was excited about a snow day.  I was even more excited about the fact that Casey and Zachary’s engagement session just happened to be scheduled that day! Fresh fallen snow for an engagement session? Yes, please! Casey […]

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Snowy Winter Engagement Session in Steubenville | Casey + Zachary

We are kicking off our 2021 engagement sessions with a wintry Pittsburgh engagement session up on Mount Washington! This sweet couple was such a treat to work with….you can truly tell, just from being with them, how much the deeply care for each other. We met up with them on a super chilly afternoon and […]

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Winter Engagement Session in Pittsburgh

This is the second blog post in the “2020 Best Of” Series. We started with Part 1: Families, and today we are highlighting the best of our 2020 engagement sessions! We will end later this week with weddings, so stay tuned! I was grinning ear to ear putting together this post.  Each of these couples […]

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2020: The Best of Engagements


5 tips for choosing the perfect outfits for your session 

Picking out outfits can seem overwhelming and most people don’t know where to start! In this guide, I’m taking out the guess work and sharing my best tips on picking out and pairing outfits for your next portrait session. 




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