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Noah’s 7th grade year and second year of homeschooling is coming to an end. He finishing up American History, his least favorite subject, and will be done! Noah has decided to go back to public school next year in preparation for high school. I’ve had a several people ask “what will I do with myself?” […]

Homeschool, personal

June 27, 2019

Homeschool and Small Business: How I survived both.


Last year sometime, we started talking about chickens. Tim said he wanted some one day for eggs and I didn’t have a reason to argue except for my general fear of birds. I bought a book about raising chickens since I’m the girl who must know every. single. thing. before making a big decision and […]

DIY, home, personal

June 19, 2019

Our chicken coop. Life on the Matthews Farm.

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Dear Class of 2019, You did it! You’re finishing up 13 years of academic achievement and experiences. You’re at a pivotal point in your life of making big choices and embarking on somewhat of the unknown. It can be a scary, exciting time. But I’ve watched your growth from last year until now and girls, […]

seniors, VIPteam

June 10, 2019

A letter to the Class of 2019.


This is the second time I’ve had the pleasure of photographing this precious Yorktown family. I love how they want to capture yearly milestones and this year their precious little guy turned TWO! This was a perfect lifestyle session where we let their toddler take the lead, because that’s really what makes it fun. Enjoy […]

children, families, lifestyle

May 28, 2019

A Historic Yorktown Family Session.

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Snigdha is a senior at Deep Run High School’s Center for Information Technology where she’s President of the Girls of CIT Club. This club promotes the participation of girls in STEM fields since there’s a significant disparity in the amount of girls involved. She’s a member of the National Honor Society, Science National Honor Society, […]


May 21, 2019

Snigdha. Ashland Senior Portraits.