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This was a homeschooling endeavor turned passion project for our family. We have learned more about our pollinators these past few years than I ever dreamed we would. And I also found myself wanting to share everything I could about honeybees with our friends and family.

December 7, 2022

We Are Beekeepers, too! | Charlottesville Wedding Photographer


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My husband and I have been married for 10 years now. This summer will be 11 years. We’ve been through a lot together as a family. The uncertainty of multiple surgical procedures, pure bliss from the births of our two girls, the busyness of two moves, the fear and devastation of a house fire, pride […]

April 4, 2021

Greenwell State Park Spring Family Portraits by Catalina DeVore Photography


Greenwell State Park Family Portraits
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I’ve never shared this story with anyone but my husband. To be honest, it’s embarrassing, and left me feeling like a complete failure. I was so confused, too. I never understood what the reason was behind their decision to fire me. And I still don’t, even 8 years later. But that doesn’t take the sting away.

October 4, 2019

Little Did I Know – My Life Was About to Change Forever


My Life Was About to Change Forever
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Eleanor’s due date came and went well before we were able to do anything in terms of getting a nursery ready for her. Our initial plan was that we were going to have both of our girls share a bedroom. Then the week she was born our family situation took a little bit of an […]

September 17, 2018

Eleanor’s Nursery!


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I am an emotionally intelligent Charlottesville wedding photographer whose expertise is creating refined photographs for sentimental souls, specializing in approachable and elevated wedding photography, so you can relive every moment. 

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