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Christy and Zarren met in high school – Zarren was the quarterback of the football team and Christy was a cheerleader. These two fell in love in 2013 and were married on July 25, 2020. Isn’t that just the ultimate American love story?! So cute! I was so happy that I got to capture Christy […]

Anniversary

Christy + Zarren | Anniversary Photos in Downtown Grand Rapids

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Why am I a photographer? Why did I choose to start my own business and leave a very successful career in the sports industry? Well, to answer those questions… let me take you back to the beginning. My dad was a very talented charcoal artist. He loved it and was dang good at it! When […]

Personal

Why I Started Kaitlyn’s Creations

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Gorgeous weather, beautiful sunset and the sweetest couple – what more could I ask for?! I’ve had the pleasure of knowing Brad since the good ole college days. I actually photographed him for a couple years as a basketball player at Northwood University, where we both were students! I got to meet his beautiful fiance, […]

Engagement

Makenzie + Brad | Millenium Park Engagement Session

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Erin and Tim are celebrating their 10 year wedding anniversary this year! How incredible would it be to have photos of you and your spouse every year, every five years or even every ten years to see how you grow and change and to share with your kids and grandchildren?! This was the ultimate date […]

Portraits

Downtown Grand Rapids Anniversary Photos

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Megan is an incredible woman who is a medical student, volunteers in and around the community, works on her side hustle by selling Arbonne, and is constantly looking how she can serve others and make them feel good. She is truly inspiring. It was my turn to serve this woman and pamper her! When I […]

Portraits

Portraits with Megan

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At the end of Heaven’s session she said to me, “I have never felt so beautiful, especially in the photos with the blue ball gown.” You’ll be able to see her smile shine from within towards the bottom of this post. That is the type of feeling I want every woman to have. That is […]

Portraits

Portraits with Heaven

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Chelsea is a very successful dentist located in Bay City, Michigan who I’ve had to pleasure of knowing for several years now. She’s worked with my dad in the dental industry for a long time and has always been so nice to my family. Being able to give her a makeover, an awesome experience and […]

Portraits

Portraits with Chelsea

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Alyssa and Dalton’s wedding at the Planterra Conservatory was an absolute dream. I first met Alyssa and Dalton in college where we went to Northwood University together. They were student athletes on the soccer teams and I was photographing every game and event I could. We’ve kept in contact since college and I’ve watched these […]

Weddings

Alyssa + Dalton | Planterra Conservatory Wedding

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I had the pleasure of traveling to Lake Mills Wisconsin to photograph Ben’s senior photos. Ben is a senior at Luther Prep high school, a young man with a huge heart and my handsome cousin! Being able to spend the afternoon with him, my aunt and my uncle was very special. We began the afternoon […]

Portraits, Seniors

Ben’s Senior Photos in Lake Mills, Wisconsin

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My-oh-Maia! This senior photo session was so magical. For her senior photos, Maia wanted her photos to be taken with greenery backgrounds and with a body of water. What better body of water than Lake Michigan?! It’s one of my favorite locations to take photos at, so I wanted to plan something epic for this […]

Portraits, Seniors

Maia’s Senior Photos in Grand Haven, Michigan