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Monthly Archives: December 2015

2015 was the year I launched this little blog of mine. Melissa Takes Fashion has given me a space to document all my favorite mom moments (there are plenty of not-so-awesome days, too, but these don’t make it onto the blog because who has time to be photographing temper tantrums and escape artistry!). Putting together […]

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Chicago. It is an incredible city and will always be my home in my heart, even though I now live in the ‘burbs. There’s two ways I get to enjoy it: during the week for my clients’ photo shoots or during the weekend with my three boys and The Giant. And now that it’s the […]

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I talked on Instagram about not only loving this gorgeous weather we’re having but new shooting locations. The Spanish moss, just stunning. I know some people think they’re creepy looking but I think they’re sooooo pretty and romantic. Especially when there’s a nice breeze and the way it sways around like they’re dancing. I’ll be […]

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  Hello from Florida. Sorry I’ve been a little MIA. We’ve been enjoying the Florida weather, except for one day when it turned 70 and Floridians freaked out by whipping out their jackets and pants. Lol. The kids are loving quality time with their grandparents and their daily golf cart rides. It’s amazing how a […]

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