Life in the country

Last fall we moved to a country property with 2.25 acres of land, lots of privacy, trees and nature all around us. While I absolutely appreciate, and sometimes miss, the convenience of living in town, there are lots of wonderful things to enjoy in the country. Both my husband and I grew up in the … Continue reading

A look back at my newborn photography training

I have been photographing newborns for a few years now and have drawn on my experience with my own babies to help with soothing and posing the little sweeties. Some sessions went more smoothly than others and I always got so much joy from capturing great images. I started collecting props and little hats, ties … Continue reading

Meet my family

I am so blessed with the family that I have. I have an awesome husband who loves me and understands me (mostly) LOL, and supports my passion for photography. He is a great father to my children and works hard to provide for us. He drums in the worship team at our church every month, … Continue reading

Introducing myself…

I am Charmaine Toews. I am a mother. I am a wife. I am a daughter. I am a photographer. I love Pepsi. I love sour cream and green onion chips. I love God. I love photographing newborns. I love photographing weddings and couples and families and children. I love my friends. I love having … Continue reading