Photography by Tafari © 2018

Category : BygFamily

May 28, 2015 Welcome to the Humble Ranch

Last week, I hosted my first official [housewarming] party of the year at my new home, the Humble Ranch. So many of my family & friends came out to celebrate this awesome life event with me. It was a simple affair complete with excellent texture, color, design, drink, &amp

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March 24, 2015 When Momma Visits

My momma came for a visit recently & I was so very happy to see her, smell her, touch her… Having her in my new home for the first time made the visit extra special. I needed her official stamp of approval that only a mother could give. After she got settled in &

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March 17, 2015 Beautiful Baby Boy

Several months ago, I posted about Cousin Dee & her husband, Mato readying themselves for their 1st baby.  Well… Mato Jr. is here & he’s awesome! The day he was born was such an emotional rush. Beautiful! We took these photos recently and I swear this is THE la

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March 2, 2015 Living In Peace

“Anger, can make you old, yes it can I said anger, can make you sick, children… oh Jesus Anger destroys your soul Rage, there’s no room for rage in there There’s no room for rage in here Line up some place to go to be mad It’s a sin to treat your body bad” Ma

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November 7, 2014 She's Having A Baby: The Allen Family

My cousin, best best best friend, Cousin Dee is having a baby!!! She broke the news several months ago and it was the best news ever. Of course, I had to photograph this wonderful moment in my family's history. The image above is my absolute favorite from our little session. W

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January 22, 2014 Salty Diversity

Everybody knows that I love course sea salt. It makes everything so much better, especially baked goods. It's my secret little weapon. Now... I'm on black lava Hawaiian sea salt. Today I made a few deviled eggs with Montgomery cheddar, dill, smoked paprika, a pinch of black

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September 3, 2013 She's Having A Baby

When my best friends, Brion & Chonda announced they were having a baby this year, I was so very excited for them!!! Then my excitement turned to maternity photography to help them document this special time in their lives. I'm looking forward to meeting their son OR daughter

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May 12, 2013 I Love My Momma

My mother, Stella and I around 1986, maybe 1987. My cousin recently sent me this photo and it put such a smile on my face. I haven't seen it in YEARS! And looking at the photo, I see my youngest daughter, Amelia in my face, my little beautiful twin. My momma is my one true

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December 2, 2012 They're Having a Baby

It wasn't all that long ago when I photographed my friends Reggie & Adrienne getting married.. Time is flying and babies are popping up. So excited about their next phase of life! Like the rest of our friends, I'm dying to know the measurements of Baby Boy Butler. His dad

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November 14, 2012 Unbreakable

I talk about my father all the time; sometimes with  friends or family but most often with myself. It's hard for me not to even years after he left this planet. Some bonds simply cannot be broken... Last year, I saw a tarot card reader and she read three cards that made me

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