Bluebell Journal

I love summer nights, quiet moments, genuine love, timeless stories, and the kind of dream clients who like to walk slow and stop to smell the Carolina Jasmine. If you're into photographs that feel as intentional as you are, you want your memories become history, and you'd like to make a new friends in the process, keep scrolling-- I can't wait to meet you. 

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I couldn’t imagine my life without our dogs. They’re with me every single day while I edit away at my computer. We got on hikes, car rides, beach trips. They are literally our children. For some reason we understand our dogs and love them more than anything. So, what do you get when you put […]


June 12, 2018

Downtown Wilson Puppy + Me Session Meagan & Lee + Bacon, Gir, Fancy, Sarah


It’s here. Senior year. Summertime is finally upon us and school is out. Those who are 2018 graduates have passed the torch and now it’s time for the class of 2019. Two thousand, nineteen. Just let that sink in a moment. These young ladies on my team have worked so incredibly hard and now it’s […]


June 10, 2018

Wildflower Editorial Part One Team Nineteen


Anatole France once said, “Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.” This is the most true statement I’ve ever heard. We go through terrible trials and hard days. Days that make us cry, days where we lose, and days where we win and experience the purest joy. Our dogs are […]


June 8, 2018

The Sweetest Goldsboro Puppy + Me Session Payton, Bella & Drake


Imagine this. A springtime engagement in Charleston. The sun is bright and warm, and the entire city smells like one giant Jasmine flower. There’s blooms everywhere. The Battery is to the right of you and you can hear the waves crashing and smell the sea breeze. Bright colors from the houses catch your eye, and […]


May 25, 2018

Springtime Engagement in Charleston Hannah & Reid


I arrived to the most gorgeous Hilton Head Island beach home on Saturday morning. It looked like a plantation home mansion. White pillars, double brick winding staircases. Black rod iron. Palm trees. This house was just a few steps from the sand and ocean with a private pier that walked out onto the beach. Everyone […]


May 22, 2018

Seafoam and Lace Hilton Head Island Wedding Amanda & Brian


  You’ve been searching and searching on Pinterest for outfit inspiration. Choosing the perfect outfit for you and your sweetie is no small task. You just want a romantic, timeless feeling with your session and realize your outfits can make or break that. No pressure, right? I’m here to give you my 6 Tips for […]

Helpful Hints

May 16, 2018

Tips for the Perfect Engagement Outfit


The perfect spring day with the perfect couple. Hanna and Sebastian are celebrating 7 sweet month anniversary together as a new husband and wife pair. They met me at Historic Oak View in Raleigh and I was greeted immediately with hugs and smiles. Their love was beaming immediately. We began to chat as we started […]

Love Story

May 8, 2018

Timeless Anniversary Session at Historic Oak View


I read through loads of amazing senior model applications this year, printed each and every one out and looked over each one closely, and prayed about them and made the selection. It was oh so hard. My goal this year was to keep my team to a smaller number of seniors and invest all my […]


May 3, 2018

Senior Model Team Introductions


College graduation is a huge deal. Like, really huge. I was so happy when Brittney reached out to plan her Campbell University senior session. I’m a full believer that college graduation should be documented in a beautiful way. These are photographs that your grandchildren will look back on. They will see these and know that […]


May 2, 2018

Brittney | Campbell University Senior


My favorite Senior Style’s for Spring   After months and months of freezing our toes off, spring has finally joined us with scents of jasmine, lavender and lemons. I’m bringing you my Charleston inspired spring favorites for your session wardrobe. I may be just a tad obsessed with dresses this season… and by may be, […]

Helpful Hints, Senior

April 26, 2018

Favorite Senior Styles – Spring