Monthly Archives: April 2009

friends

In my bio section above, I mention my wonderful friends. This is one area in life in which I have been truly blessed. I have made and held onto many lasting friendships, and each one is so very dear to me. My decision to use this blog as both a professional and personal outlet means if you hang […]

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papa and grandmother

On April 28, 1933, Melvin Thomas Gay was born. He lived with his large family in rural Alabama and often walked to school in the snow uphill both ways (kidding!). But seriously… At twenty years old, he married seventeen-year-old Billie Joan Farley. These two love birds grew up to be my Papa and Grandmother. On Sunday, I was […]

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paige and jeremy

We first met Paige and Jeremy almost five years ago. Allen worked as their mortgage broker when they bought their first house and since they didn’t have any family in town, he offered to help move them in. That’s just how he rolls. They lived a few streets over from Allen and his brother for […]

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leader family

On Saturday I had the pleasure of photographing the Leader family. Mom and I had been e-mailing for some time, and it was great to finally meet everyone. The girls were so outgoing and fun, and we instantly became buds. They live in a great neighborhood here in town, so we took lots of great shots […]

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two years and counting…

It was two years ago today that Allen and I took our long-awaited walk down the aisle. Wow — has it really been two years already? Although it has passed quickly, I barely remember that there was life before “us” and in that regard it seems as though we’ve been together much longer. (Of course it could […]

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