Tag Archive for Lauren’s Life

Right at the perfect moment

Freckles Photography captures a sweet look from a toddler holding on to his dear daddy

I could look at this photograph over and over and over again. I’ve seen this look hundreds of times. The look of joy Everett feels when he’s in his father’s arms. But, actually capturing that look at the perfect moment…

Watching him grow

Evoking Memory is a photography project about motherhood, identity, perspective, and memory

There are times when Everett is curious enough to leave my side and wander on his own into the world. Those times are happening more often these days. My almost 2 and a half year old is turning from a…

Everett’s Second Birthday

Candid Toddler Birthday Photography in Corvallis, Oregon

Wow, let me sound a bit cliché here and say, what a difference a year can make. Last week, our sweet little boy turned two years old. I can’t believe I’ve already been a mama for two whole years. Here’s another one…

Upside down and all around

Evoking Memory is a photographic project about motherhood, perspective, identity, and memory

Toddlers are everywhere all at the same time. Everett and I do what I like to call “dolphin cuddling.” Just like dolphin’s sleep 7 seconds at a time, Everett cuddles 7 seconds at a time. I try to soak it…

Photos with friends.

Candid Children's Portraiture by Freckles Photography in Corvallis, Oregon

My friend and I took advantage of a clear day yesterday to take our kiddos to the park and capture some Fall photos before all of the leaves are blown off of the trees. It was a bit chilly, but…

Adventures at the Pumpkin Patch

candid children photography corvallis oregon

Last week Everett and I went with some friends to the Davis Family Farm in Corvallis, Oregon to run through puddles, get muddy, go on a hayride, and pick a pumpkin. It was our very first trip to a pumpkin…

Good Morning Sunshine

Evoking Memory is a documentary type photography project focused on motherhood, perspective, identity, and memory.

I’m at a point now where I don’t panic and run to Everett’s room when I hear the first peeps come out of his mouth. Sometimes I like to stay in bed a few extra minutes and listen to the…

Corvallis Imagination Music and Art Festival

seattle washington folk duo paper and clay playing the corvallis imagination music and arts festival in oregon

Wow, what a great weekend. We spent most of our early Saturday enjoying the free happenings at Bruce Starker Arts Park. The Corvallis Imagination Music and Art Festival (CIMA) is full of free music and art. There was also beautiful…

Apprehension and bravery

Evoking Memory is a photography project about motherhood, perspective, identity, and memory

I took this photograph the first time Everett decided to jump off a small wall in our backyard. I love the look on his face. He’s both terrified and determined. A few seconds after this was captured he bravely stepped…