A Love Story

If you’ve been following me on Instagram, you’ve heard the news: my daughter Tori is ENGAGED to her best-friend from high school! Tori and Nathanael have known each other since freshman year – they’ve been true “besties” for over 10 years. They’ve helped each other through trials, heart-breaks, good-times and growth-years! And on October 14, […]

May 28, 2018

Grad Party Candy Buffet!

I know a thing or two about this subject — I’ve created many candy buffets and in particular, for my own graduates! Our candy buffet for Jordan’s high school graduation was a huge success—we had lots of comments that it was the best party of the year because of our candy buffet! 2 years later […]

May 8, 2018


PARTY TIME FOR CLASS OF 2018 IS AROUND THE CORNER! So many moms and seniors are busy planning and prepping for parties! Here are a few checklist items and ideas: (Above decor DIY instruction and resource here) CREATE A THEME: There are lots of ways you can go on this! A) Class Spirit including your school […]

May 1, 2018


It’s true! Sparkles are the win of the season—STILL! Sequins and bling made a big comeback a few years ago (after being dormant during the less-than-glam days) and they are still big today! Whether it’s your dress, shoes, or just a pretty headband/tiara, sparkles for the win for Senior Ball / Prom high school senior […]

April 18, 2018


Adding flowers and a braid in your hair for that fun festival-inspired boho look is so IN—and pretty! When you book the “Style Session”, we include a fun hair styled look to your session. Easy to add, easy to change back! If you love flowers and boho, this is the look for you! Add a […]

April 1, 2018


(Photo of Sara Williams, makeup artist at Teri Fode Photography) FLASH NOTE to all of our senior girls who have met Sara, our makeup artist! We’ve worked with Sara for over 10 years now, for one reason: she’s the BEST. Of course, she’s adorable and I love working with her, but what I think is […]

March 10, 2018