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Piers Park Proposal | Andrew & Nicole

Piers Park is home to a very beautiful view of my beloved Boston.  If you haven’t had a chance to visit, you should!  Especially an hour or so before sunset – it’s stunning!

Andrew contacted me and told me that he had scouted out a few locations, and Piers Park was the perfect place for him to propose to Nicole.  We met before the proposal to talk about where would be the best location for him to pop the question.  He was so excited and as we talked about the session, I could tell he had already put a lot of thought and care into the day.  He planned the surprise under the premise that they had a work function to go to.  Like a good fiance-to-be, Andrew encouraged Nicole to pamper herself before the function and suggested she get a manicure (good thinking!).  So, how did he explain their pit-stop at Piers Park?  To meet up with co-workers of course!  Disclaimer, there were no co-workers there 😉

I always say how much of an honor it is to share in all the beautiful moments of my couples’ wedding day … I have the same feeling with proposals!  Look at how happy Nicole and Andrew are in the images below – they are glowing and oh, so in love!

Hello There – Welcoming Baby Girl

To say it’s been awhile since I last blogged, well – that would be a pretty big understatement.   But I assure you my time “off” has been used wisely 😉

I’ve wanted to write a blog post about the arrival of our little girl for months – but instead I decided to fully immerse myself into life with our sweet Adele.  As soon as she was born, my heart was her’s. (Cliche, but oh, so true!)  Nothing could have prepared me for the amount of love I have for my baby girl and my new little family of three.  Adele is full of so much joy, determination, and excitement – it’s been inspiring to watch her grow and learn.  We knew early on that we were in store for a joyful baby.  At our 12 week ultrasound she was in there dancing around and waving to us (I am not even exaggerating!), like she wanted us to know she couldn’t wait to meet us.  What we didn’t realize was she REALLY couldn’t wait, and at 31 weeks I went into labor.  Talk about scary.  Thankfully the amazing OB team at our hospital (and an yucky dose of the mag drip) stopped my contractions.  I spent a week in the hospital and then was put on bed rest for the remainder of my pregnancy.  We still made several trips to Labor & Delivery after this; I like to joke and say that Adele was just looking out for me.  She must have known that I HATE hospitals.  So, she was really just trying to help me become more familiar with L & D rooms and staff.   Such a sweetheart 😉

The night before Adele was born, my hubby and I were watching a rerun of Game of Thrones.  I was timing contractions, a regular occurrence at this point, and passing them off as Braxton Hicks.  Even after they became stronger and closer together – it wasn’t the first time (or second, or third, or forth …).  Nope, I just sat there, chugging my water, feet raised,  tapping my phone every time I felt a contraction.  (Thank god for iPhone apps!)  At one point Jon asked me, “so are we gonna go now, or wait until the show is over?!”  I was so confident that this was another false alarm, I laughed and said, “let’s wait!”

Thirteen hours later Adele was born – 8lbs 1oz & 20 inches long.

This was taken a few hours after she was born.  So bright and alert!


Above are a few of my favorites of my little love bug <3


Evolving from a woman who spent her days and nights running her business at full speed, to a stay-at-home-working-mom has been a humbling journey.  I am so happy (and thankful) I was able to scale back the amount of weddings I would take for the 2016 season.  It is allowing me the time I want to have with my daughter, while at the same time keeping the door open to the business I have worked so hard for.  It may seem like there isn’t a lot going on over here, but that couldn’t be more wrong!  My 2015 season was incredible and this year promises to offer a lot of pretty and a lot of love.  I can’t wait to share with you all I’ve captured for my couples since my last blog post.  So, stay tuned in and I promise more blog posts and updates are headed your way!!

Much Love,

Lindsey Rae






Newborn Session | Baby Isla

I am obsessed with Esty.  Like I check it everyday for new newborn props obsessed.  Okay and maybe I am also check out cute nursery decorations for my own little one on the way 😉  Regardless, you can find nearly anything you might be looking for there.  Unique gifts, vintage anything, beautiful art pieces, and in my case – adorable little newborn wraps, backgrounds and props for your newborn sessions.

Baby Isla arrived just in time to be the first baby girl to try my new coral lace diaper cover with matching floral headband from Pink Paisley Bowtique.  I also was able to include a new sheep’s skin rug I found at IKEA – how cute is this little love bug in the coral lace and fluffy sheep’s skin?!  Love the coziness and smiles we were able to capture in her first few pictures.

Thank you Laura and Brian for inviting me to capture these images of your beautiful, growing family!

May 18, 2015 - 9:09 pm

Jenn Ragusa - Love love love all of these pics!!! Such a beautiful family!!!

May 19, 2015 - 2:39 am

Laura - Love these!! Thank you so much for being so patient with us!

May 19, 2015 - 5:37 pm

Katie - Beautiful pictures of a beautiful family! 🙂

May 20, 2015 - 11:47 am

Meagan - GREAT lookin fam!!

May 22, 2015 - 12:28 pm

Susan - Wonderful pictures! A princess has arrived!

May 22, 2015 - 1:22 pm

deb leblanc - So precious. Thanks for sharing. Looks like big brother is very comfortable in his new role. Congrats to all!

May 22, 2015 - 7:17 pm

Kathy - She’s so beautiful. What a blessing

May 23, 2015 - 12:26 am

Brian - Great pictures!! Thank you!

May 23, 2015 - 12:50 am

Brian F - A most welcomed addition to our neighborhood, Miss Isla Shea. Beautiful baby girl and a proud big brother. Congratulations!

May 23, 2015 - 1:13 am

Cailin Greeley - Love my niece!! She is the most beautiful girl I’ve ever seen!!

May 23, 2015 - 1:54 pm

Nick F - Beauties!

May 23, 2015 - 4:28 pm

Pat P - Congrats on the new bundle of joy

May 23, 2015 - 10:44 pm

Jeannie - Such beautiful pictures!! Isla is so adorable!

May 24, 2015 - 1:27 am

Colleen Greeley - Love the pics!!! They are a photogenic family!! So happy for you all!