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Hi! I'm Ashlie and my biggest joy is capturing all of the magic that life has to offer. I nerd out over all things Harry Potter, have a crazy obsession with cheese, try really hard to be good at gardening and am always looking for the next fantasy series to get into. Thanks for stopping by my little corner of the internet to check out my work, I hope you enjoy looking through my photos. Schedule a session today to capture the magic in your life! 


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Women Warriors

3 Reasons Why Printing Photos Matters

When’s the last time you printed a photo?  If you’ve worked with me before, then your answer to this question is likely more recent than most. As a maternity, newborn, and family portrait photographer, I am very passionate about printing photos! Photos were meant to be seen, not cooped up on your computer. Which is […]

Portland Oregon Photographer - Custom Linen Albums

Family Photography

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Nine Month Milestone Photo Session

When chatting about this little guy’s nine month milestone photography session, his mom and I considered  our location options for the family portion of their session.  We knew we would do the first portion of photos of just him in the studio. But we also wanted a family photo session with all three of them, […]

Nine month old milestone session in white photo studio

Milestone Session

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Woman Warrior – Danielle LaSusa Ph.D.

Did you know that there are philosophical coaches?  I had no idea until I met Danielle LaSusa. Once I knew I needed to learn more about her and what that actually meant. At our first coffee meeting she opened up to me about her experience with postpartum psychosis after the birth of her daughter. Her […]

Danielle LaSusa Ph.D. Practical Philosopher

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8 Tips to Take Better Photos of Your Kids on Your Phone

We all take a lot of photos on our phones right? And I know that as a parent, you take about a bajillion photos of your children because they are just so darn cute and you want to capture every moment. But, do your results ever leave you feeling like you wish you knew how […]

Baby crawing towards camera during milestone photo session

Tips for Parents

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Tips for a successful bedtime routine

from Jaime of New Family Sleep Solutions Does your child struggle with sleeping through the night?  You are definitely not alone. From what I hear, many parents struggle with getting their child to sleep through the night.  I was thrilled when a few months ago, Jaime founder of New Family Sleep Solutions reached out to […]

Newborn portrait of newborn sleeping naturally posed

Tips for Parents

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Hygiene & Baby Photography

With the inundation of reports about COVID-19 in the media, along with events and school closures happening all around us. I want to take a moment to reassure you that I take your family’s health and well-being very seriously.  While older people and those with pre-existing medical conditions (such as diabetes, asthma and heart disease) […]

Newborn Baby wrapped in white swaddle Portland newborn photography

Important Information

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Woman Warrior – Sarah Fuller

Sarah Fuller is a lactation consultant and owner of Opus Lactation. She’s a rad human being who deeply cares about equality and using gender neutral language in her work.

Headshot of Lactation consultant

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The Parent Trip – Portland, OR

The Parent Trip is the brainchild of Olivia Spitzer of Doula Olivia and Sarah Fuller of Opus Lactation. It is a totally free, twice a year event where families can come and meet providers without an appointment. All under one roof and at one time.

The Parent Trip signage, Portland Oregon - New Parent Resource Event


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5 Tips for a Fun-Filled Family Photo Session

Ever wonder what you can do to help prepare your little ones for your family photo session? Today on the blog I’m sharing 5 tips for a fun-filled family photo session with younger kids.  Kids are free-spirited. They like to play and have fun. Run wild with their imaginations. These are just a few of […]

family photo session tickle party Mom, Dad, brother, and sister

Family Photography

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Woman Warrior – Margot Strauhull, Part 2

Yoga Way to Birth Last week I introduced to you Margot, the Warrior Woman behind Root & Bloom Counseling. (Check it out right here!) There’s so much to Margot, I decided to share her work with Yoga Way to Birth in a separate post.  Margot is such a sweet, kind, and caring soul. I feel […]

Yoga teacher practicing yoga moves in photography studio

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