Category Archives: Kids + Family

Family lifestyle photography by Alissa Saylor

Fennessy Family

I loved playing with the sweet Fennessys the other day for this newborn session! There was cuddling andview full post»

2015 Summer Sessions (dates changed)

Availability for summer sessions has recently changed a bit. Local friends (Nashville and surrounding areas), Iview full post»

Noel Family ➸ Nashville Love Session

I recently had the opportunity to do a one-on-one mentor session with a friend, and I needed aview full post»

Helton family ➸ Nashville, Tennessee

I got to play with the Helton family the other day! There is a sort of beautiful chaos thatview full post»

McKenry family ➸ Nashville Love Session

Jaclyn and Michael are two of the loveliest people around. Their relationship is playful and sweet and soview full post»

Mariucci family ➸ Michigan

This is my family. You’ve seen them on my blog before. Many times :) I’m super proud of my littleview full post»

Turner Family

I recently had the opportunity to spend some time with the adorable Turners as they welcome their third baby to theview full post»

Dennis Family ⤖ Leipers Fork, TN

I fell in love with Andrea and her family the moment I read her first email! We share so many passions andview full post»

Johnson family in Nashville, TN

Most All of who I am is made up of experiences… the good the bad and the in-between. Of relationships,view full post»

hopper family in Asheville, North Carolina

I’ve said it before… I love love LOVE these lifestyle sessions! Getting to hang out with a family on suchview full post»

new munday ↠ nashville maternity

The Mundays are such a sweet little family. And baby Eleanor is just beautiful!! I always have so much funview full post»

Babymoon in the Utah Mountains ↠ maternity

I cannot tell you how honored I was to be invited into Jon and Sara’s little babymoon hideaway before welcomingview full post»

baby mac ↠ nashville lifestyle

It was so sweet to be able to get a few shots of these cousins together. They were born just days apart.view full post»

green family ⤖ st. joseph, mi

This session is making me miss the warm sandy beaches of Lake Michigan and summertime! I had so much fun photographingview full post»

family night

This year has been full of new friendships and new experiences. I am thrilled that I finally was able to meet Kelseyview full post»

the house in the tree

This family. The way they love on each other and laugh together… it is amazing! I enjoyed hearing about theview full post»

this family

I just can’t get enough of this little man! My brother and sis-in-law came to visit over Memorial weekend and itview full post»

dear emma

Any excuse to spend time with my dear friend and her babe. :) I love you both so so much! xoxoview full post»

the parks

What I love most about lifestyle photography is that I am invited in to organic, unfiltered, unscripted life. Theview full post»

our hearts are in Afghanistan

My prayers go out to everyone proudly serving our country and the families who love and support them! This session isview full post»

the bond that ties.

The Kiepek family is such a fun adventurous family who’s love and admiration for one another runs deep. Theyview full post»


I can’t even express the joy this session brings me. I traveled back to Farmington Hills, Michigan a few weeksview full post»


I can’t get over how sweet this family is! We had  the most perfect evening to get cozy in a field and play in aview full post»