If you are looking for a family friendly dining experience yo have to check out Birdcall located in scottsdale! Every so often my family and I like to try new places to eat. My husband seems to have a knack for finding interesting and different places that are usually always delicious!! Upon entering they have […]

Birdcall restaurant in Scottsdale, AZ

Ok, Just need a moment to gush over this sweet baby girl and her beautiful newborn photography session! I am just in love with it all! Once you look through this post, I think you will understand and agree with me. Based off a few inspiration images that mom had sent me prior to their […]

When I decided to go into business with my photography, I wasn’t fully sure exactly where I was going with it. I dabbled in just about every kind of photography until I realized where my true passion was. Weddings and motherhood! It may not be a coincidence that both of those life stages were and […]

Photo by: Amy Nelson Photography

A cake smash photo session is one of the cutest ways to commemorate this special milestone. However, many moms are worried about whether they should be letting their little one eat cake at such a young age. Here’s the reality. The majority of babies eat little to no cake at all during a cake smash […]

It’s holiday season, which means your holiday gift buying is probably in full swing! I personally love to shop local and support the mom and pop shops, especially during this time of year!! I have complied a list my personal favorite places to shop this year. Check out my Buckeye and West Valley Christmas Gift […]

Whether you want to take a few updated family Christmas photos to put in the album or you’re a big fan of sending holiday cards. There’s no reason why you need to settle for a studio backdrop or your usual spot in your lounge. There are so many creative backdrops out there. You can use […]

It’s hard to believe that Christmas is a few weeks away, but it means it’s safe to start getting excited about all of the colors, festivities, and above all else, the photo opportunities. If you love taking photos of your children, you’re probably already dreaming up a few photo ideas for the holidays. I have […]

It’s not quite the holidays without a few pictures with Santa and if this is the first time your baby or toddler will be having their photo taken with Saint Nick, it’s particularly exciting. However, if your child isn’t great with strangers, you might be feeling a bit concerned about whether you’ll be able to […]

Celebrating baby’s first Christmas is one of the many milestones you can look forward to and a memory you will want to look back on for years to come. Your parents and grandparents took photos of your first Christmas and now it is your turn.  The lights, the cute outfits, the beautiful colors, everything about […]

baby's first Christmas pictures

About Christina Katelyn HI friend! I am so excited that you are here!! My name is Christina Katelyn! I married my highschool sweetheart and together we have one beautiful little girl. We currently have one dog who is like another family member. We love to take vacations together, which usually include taking our pup, Obi! […]

Mother's Day family picture by a Phoenix based family photographer