I have been thinking in particular about families that live the unapologetic life and those that want to see it through my eyes and share it with people. It takes a lot of vulnerability to open up and share your reality with a complete stranger. But it shows how much you believe that the everyday highs and lows are enough and absolutely worthy of documenting. It is families like Maria Reimer’s that embrace all of the gifts and lows whole-heartedly. These parents embody so much of what I strive for daily, and fulfill my hope as a documentary family photographer. Absolute gratitude for giving me the opportunity to do this for you and for allowing me to share this so that others can relate! Here is their 3-part story.