Maia {Birth Story}

Sweet Maia was born in October. Her parents are both hilarious and some of the kindest, most generous people I know. Nicole kept laughing during her labor, which was juuuuust the best. Up until about an hour before little Mai was born, Nicole was laughing and handling her contractions like it was super easy. I…

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Meet Rosalee Byrd {Oahu birth photographer}

I was honored to photograph the birth of Phil and Jenna’s second daughter, Rosalee Byrd.  Jenna and I share a mutual love for the birth room, and I was excited to capture her birth journey with Rosalee. The labor and delivery were textbook. Phil was an incredible support to Jenna, as was their friend Tiffany.…

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Why Birth Story Photography?

May I first start with a confession? I had no idea birth story photography even existed until my friend Megan pointed me to a birth photography giveaway by my {now} friend Erin Tegeler. Just so happened, entering my name in the comment section of her giveaway landed me a new passion and career focus. After…

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Polly’s birth story {VBA2C story}

Kari and I have been known to close a coffee shop talking birth and babies. We leave our husbands with the babes and meet over coffee and tea once every few months or so. Her first delivery was via C-section to twins, Mila and Nolan. Because Salem Hospital wasn’t offering VBAC’s {vaginal birth after cesarean}…

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