Joyful Memories Blog

I love late nights, real laughs, genuine love, fresh air, and the kind of dream clients like when it comes to going on an adventure. If you're into photos that feel as real as you are, you want your memories made to last, and you'd like to make a friend  in the process, keep scrolling, We can't wait to meet you. 


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Kera and her daughters were beauties and all had boys!! This session was fun and I got to enjoy watching as the boys ran around and enjoyed each others company as cousins. The ladies were all glammed up and stylish and Kera was excited to have pictures with just her kids and her grandkids!  They […]

Mackenzie was a trooper!! Last week it was 37 degrees, drizzling rain and she was in a short dress ready to take on the photo shoot! I had so much fun with her and she was down for anything! Mackenzie is a country girl and there was a cotton field that I wanted to try […]

Meet Christina!  Christina was diagnosed with Stage 3 Colorectal Cancer when she was just 48 years old. She was diagnosed on 09/16 after an emergency surgery for bowel obstruction. I want to quote what she wrote, “To a lot of people cancer is a death sentence.  I refused to even entertain that thought.  I looked […]

Meet Haylea!! Haylea was diagnosed with stage 4 Hodgkins Lymphoma when she was 17 years old.  She first started having problems when she had some neck pain and went to the Emergency Room and that’s when she was diagnosed after they ran some tests. Haylea had beat the cancer once, but it came right back […]

Meet Jacquelyn!  Her story has her and her twin sister apart of it.  Jacquelyn was diagnosed with Stage 1 Breast cancer back in 2001 and was cancer free for 7 years.  In 2008 she was diagnosed the second time Stage 2 Breast cancer and since then have been cancer free!! Since there was a history […]

Meet Kim!!  Kim was diagnosed with a malignant lung tumor at the age of 5 years old.  She had repeated cases of pneumonia starting at the age of only 18 months old. In the middle of July in 2003 she was rushed to the ER in Anderson, South Carolina for what they thought was another […]

Meet Cristals Family!! They were naturals in front of the camera, to the point that I didn’t even realize how fast the session went! Her daughter was also a natural and knew EXACTLY what she wanted and how to pose which I just adored.  They were ready for fall and luckily we did find a […]

I hate to even write this because I felt like I just wrote the blog on NOT having a retainer fee!  The truth is I didn’t want people to go out of their way to pay me an amount and I wanted to make it easy. In reality, I have came across situations where a […]

Meet Carly!!! Right before we met, I did a little bit of research (stalking haha) when I was messaging her and noticed we had alot of mutual friends.  I didn’t realize that she used to work where I work now and we actually worked at the same time, just don’t remember crossing each others paths. […]

Meet Alessandra, she is turning 10 years old!!  Ten years old is a fun age and that’s exactly what we did with this session!!! She got dolled up and had some balloons  and with her numbers and then we got sporty with sas and those sunglasses!!!  Our location was perfect and we got to do […]

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