First comes love, then comes marriage and then comes baby Abigail in a baby carriage. I love photographing at Mother Baby Center in Minneapolis – the staff have always been nothing but very sweet and supportive to both my clients and to myself – I always leave impressed… and tired. This time I was exhausted mostly just from watching my strong and athletic friend, Sarah, push (yes, I said actively push) for 4 hours! Maybe I shouldn’t hold my breath when my clients hold their breath to push, I might last a little longer :). Never in the history of all the births I’ve attended, have I seen someone work so hard and be so exhausted at the end of it all. Rockstar, she is… Rock. Star. You’ll see Abigail had to go to the Special Care Nursery shortly after delivery for precautionary measures… I’m happy to say, it didn’t last long. She is 100% healthy, happy and home with her parents as you are reading this!

I love these guys and am so so happy for Sarah and Mark to be parents!! And I cannot wait to get over to their house to snuggle that beautiful little girl again soon! <3

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  • Sarah Gibson - March 21, 2014 - 10:19 am

    Tasha, the photos were amazing! My husband and I were both blown away by the photos and your presence at Abbie’s birth. You not only captured every moment and told the Abbie’s birth story in a powerful way but you were also an encouragement throughout the entire day! THANK YOU for your gift of photography, it has truly blessed us! We look forward to having you take photos of our family again! Love, The Gibsons

I loved everything about this shoot with Lisa from Johnny + Dottie! This girl knows how to put together all things beautiful! Lisa contacted me and said, “So, do you want to do this shoot? I’m going to call it Wild Wonderment.” I don’t think I let her finish her sentence… I said, “Of course, I’m in!” A few months later, I was driving down to Southwestern Minnesota with THREE gorgeous Tara LaTour gowns (There. Is. No. One. Better. At. Gowns. No one!). When I arrived at Lisa’s beautiful brick colonial home, she had the most breathtaking floral set up on her dining room harvest table (this same beautiful floral was reflected in 3 beautiful bouquets you’ll see in the images below! That green fern bouquet is etched in my mind as my most favorite bouquet of all time!). We photographed first at Lisa’s home and then went out on the back country roads to photograph the ever-so-lovely Shanna and Dave. Lisa could not have envisioned a more gorgeous inspirational shoot and she thought of every detail – which is no surprise since she’s the best out there! Enjoy these beautiful people, striking gowns & unforgettable florals!

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Meet my brother and sister-in-law! We went out for a mini photo shoot in late September (my poor family has to wait way longer than my clients to get their images :)). They were just weeks away from expecting my gorgeous (understatement) little niece. Kynlie was born in October (her birth photos are coming soon!), but first I had to post my favorites from our time together at the maternity session.

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  • Megan - February 1, 2014 - 8:58 pm

    Love these photos! This is a beautiful session and she’s a beautiful pregnant momma!!

Yesterday I posted her birth story… Today its her newborn photos. She’s my beautiful little niece. <3

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My beautifully sweet little niece, Verah, was born on a rainy October day. I love her so much! And though her big brother, Graham, was a bit skeptical at first, it only took a day before he was smitten with her like the rest of us:)

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  • Holly - January 11, 2014 - 8:49 pm

    There are no words to describe how truly beautiful these photos are, they capture so much love and joy! Simply breathtaking!!! Love to you all

  • Heather Grapevine - January 12, 2014 - 7:49 am

    And que the waterworks :,) …. absolutely stunning. Such a beautiful family and what a fabulous set of photos to capture the essence and tell the story. Great work Dvorak’s and Tasha!

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