mornington peninsula mother and daughter

What a beautiful tangled mess family life is.

I love it all. The craziness, the ordinariness, the love, the fun, the hard work and the many rewards that make up your everyday life.

Most often, it all seems quite ordinary. Days go by and it can seem like you haven’t done anything special at all.

But it is in these very ordinary moments, and in all the little details that your story is told. This is the stuff that makes up your life! And it is also what makes it so unique and special.

A lifestyle session is a little glimpse into the daily life of your family. This is the real stuff that you share every day. These are the moments that matter. And these are the details that will change before you know it, replaced by new memories and details.

The images tell a story that is all about you. At this time in your lives.

This little glimpse into the day of an adorable young family right before the arrival of a new baby is full of their excitement and expectation.   read more

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bride and groom at Werribee Mansion

I know I’ve said this before but it’s hard not to feel privileged to be able to share in the happiest of days with my couples and their families and friends.

The hard work that it took for me to get to this point forgotten, as I get lost in the beauty of the moments before me. read more

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happy couple at Portsea Hotel wedding

One of the things that I love most about what I do, is that I get to share in some of the happiest days in people’s lives. I am reminded that the simplest pleasures are the best. Like celebrating with family and friends. For Francesca and Olivier with a little family of their own, and Oli’s family in France, it was a process to get there, but they did, and it was perfect. read more

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romantic eagle ridge wedding sunset shot of bride and groom

On a night like this

Lucy and Troy had just had the best day of their lives together.

But little did they know that the best was yet to come!

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mornington peninsula couple

We are blessed to live in such a stunning little piece of the world.

This perfect Mornington Peninsula location with the sun setting behind us, gave us such a stunning backdrop.

But the most beautiful thing was the connection between these two right in front of me.

And the two together? Pure magic! read more

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newborn and toddlerProud Aunty alert!

Meet my little niece Summer and her big brother River. Two of the cutest little kids you ever did see!

I’m not sure if I am a baby whisperer, or just plain boring! read more

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Mornington Peninsula kids

How good is it to be on holidays?!

Especially in summer, with lazy days stretching out broken up by a swim or a walk along the beach. Sunsets. An afternoon snooze if you’re lucky.

It doesn’t take long to unwind and enjoy the simple things in life.

Such as being together. read more

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Encore St Kilda wedding

He stepped down, trying not to look long at her, as if she were the sun, yet he saw her, like the sun, even without looking.” – Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina

I think you can tell if someone is truly happy. They are literally shining from that happiness within. Infectious and so lovely to see.  read more

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wedding photos at Stillwater at Crittenden

A wise person once said “Marry someone who laughs at the same things you do.”

And I love this saying because when you have love and joy in your life, the rest is easy.  read more

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australian bush wedding

“Blink your eyes, and the world you see next did not exist when you closed them.

Therefore, he said, the only appropriate state of the mind is surprise.

The only appropriate state of the heart is joy.

The sky you see now, you have never seen before.

The perfect moment is now. Be glad of it.”

  • Terry Pratchett, Thief of Time

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