Category Archives: Calvin + George

Iceland | Our 5 Year Anniversary Mini-Trip

Earlier this month/Summer (been trying to get this post up for awhile – oops!), Dan and I celebrated our 5 year wedding anniversary!  We decided to take a short trip over to Iceland, a place I

Rockport Portraits | Summer 2017

my boys + i-phone and 5D Mark ii + Long Beach + The Perch + legos + dirt + bugs + rocks + blackberries + Rockport light + a few snaps by Dan =

Photos from Spring Break in Ocean Reef, 2017

Another amazing trip to sunny Florida for our family.  Here are the images I took this year of all my boys, including one self-timer full family portrait that I am pretty pumped about – I think

Calvin + George Get Micro-Mini Scooters

It’s muddy March and weekends are still mostly stuck indoors here in New England.   I decided to make a purchase that I did probably too much Amazon review reading over, and splurged on two

Happy 2017!

It’s been a busy month with the holidays, travel, and two upcoming moves… !  But, an assortment of snaps/portraits:

George is 1 Year Old!!

I can’t believe it, but yes, it’s been a year since I was at Mt. Auburn hospital delivering this (not so little) guy. I was anticipating another Calvin.  He was what I knew and loved so

A iPhone Photo Vignette from Overcast Morning on Beach

Felt like sharing a little photo grid of my boys on the beach this overcast morning.   Sometimes an iPhone and VSCO is all you need.. Processed with VSCO with b5 preset

George is 9 Months Old | In the Garden with Calvin

SO late with this post but better than never.  I wanted to do G’s 9 month photos in Bermuda, but he got a TERRIBLE stomach bug, vomiting with a high fever (including a photo of him sucking

George is 8 Months Old!

Our little man is not so little these days! George continues to put on some adorable chub.  He is also a drooly mess.  Seems like he is about to add some teeth to his existing two.  Which is a good

Memorial Day 2016 | BBQs in Sinking Spring, PA

So excited to post these images, taken over the past holiday weekend at my in-laws in PA!  Lots of heat, backyard play, sun, gardening, cooking, BBQ-ing, sparklers, delicious food, bubbles, dirt,

George is 7 months (and Calvin 2 1/2)! A Playroom Photo Session

I can’t believe it but George is already 7 months!  Pretty sure I say this a lot, but time really picks up (e.g. my 15 year high school reunion is next week… ahhhh). It’s been a

George’s 6 Month Photos

A little lazy with this monthly update photos of George, mostly since I photographed both boys so much while down in Florida.  But George looked so adorable waking up from his nap, I figured might as

Calvin Gets a Haircut | Last Days at Ocean Reef

Today marks the last day of our season in Ocean Reef.  I posted photos earlier this week from our wild Easter, but have been taking out my camera a lot since I really enjoy the combination of Florida

A Pastel- Colored Easter on the Reef

This was my first Easter on the Reef.  And boy, was it a crazy, booze filled plastic cups, and pastel colored one!  I documented a few parts of this special holiday weekend, one that is totally

George is 5 Months! Bath-time Session

George turned 5 months a few days ago!  He is finally ALMOST sleeping the night (occasionally wakes up to cry for a few minutes before putting himself back to sleep).  Most of the time he is a happy

George is 4 Months Old!

My Georgie is filling out and becoming more beloved by the day.  Is this possible?  Yes, very much so.  George is getting chubbier, stronger, more wide-eyed and curious.  He is making louder noises

Hello From Florida! George is 3 Months Old

Hello from (sometimes) sunny Florida!  George hit 3 months a few days ago and he is getting to be just huge  (I am estimating around 16/17 lbs)!  Super expressive and sweet – colic-y days are

Merry Christmas!

Here are the photos from our (2) Christmas shoot attempts.  Last photo was the selection for card.  I always enjoy a bit of humor… Enjoy and Merry Christmas/Happy Holidays to you and

George’s 2 Month Photos

A few days late again (but better than never), here I am posting photos that document George at 2 months old.  As ever, time continues to fly by.  Christmas decorations are up in our home so I

George’s 1 Month Photos

I can’t believe it has already been a month (and a few days – always behind schedule these days!). Anyway, it has been a blur, as expected, but this little guy is growing quickly just

Calvin Turns 2!

Admission: I cried this morning.  Like weeping, but with lots of tears wetting my whole face, neck and hair.  I just couldn’t believe my little guy was turning two years old. Everyone says it

C + G as Dinosaurs for Halloween

A couple notes:  It is not easy getting photos of newborns with their older toddler sibling sans a parent holding newborn. Calvin continues to steal the show (at least when it comes to my

Welcoming George Clark Sterner!

Well this post is a bit overdue, just like my second son, George was! THE BIRTH After delivering my first son Calvin about a week early, I was surprised as the days kept passing by after 40 weeks

Photos from 4th of July Weekend | Martha’s Vineyard, Falmouth and the Libert-y

Salty air, wooden shingles, hydrangeas, lobsta, watermelon, margaritas and wine, and a lot of red and navy.  Here are some images from a beautiful holiday weekend here on the New England coast.    We

Photographs and Musings | Documenting Memorial Day Weekend | Rockport and Lexington, MA

It’s been awhile since I have posted photos of my own family (January I think was the last time – wild and awesome how we are definitely WAY done with winter!).  I decided to take this

Introducing the Loktah Photo Book | Professional Photography Product Design

I have added another book to my repertoire of offered products!  Introducing the Loktah book.  I made this book for my own personal use – it’s Calvin’s 1st year book.  (Now that I

iPhone Moments in PA

This past weekend Dan, Calvin and I head down to Sinking Spring, PA to visit my in-laws.  I have been visiting Liz and Brent’s home now for almost 6 years (!).  It has always been a warm and

Calvin’s Nursery Photo Shoot Featured on Style Me Pretty Living

So excited to have Calvin’s nursery featured on one of my favorite design and styling blogs:  Style Me Pretty Living.  Check it out 🙂

Winter in Ocean Reef | A Collection of Portraits of My Family

This post includes a collection of images that I photographed during our time in Ocean Reef.  It starts with some of Calvin in the sink bath and then out and about in the Fishing Village where all

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays (to You AND to Me!)

It is Christmas Eve, as well as the first day of a month vacation for me!  I will be checking in periodically with some photographs from travels in Florida (and to catch up on email and book sessions

Calvin’s 1st Halloween, Birthday Party, and Year Old Portraits | Lexington, MA

Here goes a three part blog entry from a long, fun weekend… i | HALLOWEEN Calvin was a gray and white (hipster/LA-ish?) sweater sock monkey for Halloween (by Blamo Toys).  Gramma and Pop

Weekend Trip to the Berkshires | Photographs and Foliage

This past weekend me, Dan and Calvin headed out West (Western, MA that is) for a one-night trip in the Berkshires.  These photographs document the road, bright orange foliage, Cranwell Resort where

Calvin Goes to Work with Daddy! 11 Month Photos

1 month to go until the big year marker!  Yesterday I had an early morning shoot in Wellelsey (which I am super excited about), but that meant Calvin got to go work with Daddy for a bit.  I decided

A Day at Good Harbor Beach | Calvin’s 10 Month Photos

Calvin is 10 months today!  Yesterday we went to Good Harbor Beach, which I definitely think is one of the prettiest beaches in Massachusetts.  We got lucky with the weather too yesterday –

Rocky Neck Gloucester | Little Photo Essay

On vacation up in Rockport, and wanted to post a little quick snapshot of a lovely evening spent in Rocky Neck.  Rocky Neck is a quaint and colorful artist colony that looks over Gloucester Harbor

Calvin and a Mess of Strawberries (9 Month Shoot)

Calvin is 9 months today!  Today I captured some action shots of him eating berries at the kitchen table.  Perhaps playing with them is the better way to describe it.  C loves making music by banging