Visiting my sister and her husband in New York was so much fun. They took me to some of their favorite places and I really felt like I lived there after a few days. Some of my favorite memories were, seeing my first bodega (above), going to the color factory, freezing on the ferry, finding a bar with the best music ever, and the food. Seriously, every meal I had there was incredible, I can't wait to visit again soon. Most of these pictures were taken on "dubble film" which is
Maybe because midwest winters are so grey but when the sun finally breaks through the clouds, it's the most beautiful sight. I've never liked winter, but noticing the differences winter light has had on my images has given me the perspective shift that I needed. This is one of my favorite sessions with my kiddos so far (also look how much we have all grown since the last time I did this!!!).