small business


Welcome to the  blog

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Today was one of the hottest days coming and we knew this session had to be quick. The sun was blazing, it was 1230pm, the temperature had already reached 86 degrees with like 250% humidity!!! (Ok so it felt like 250%!) I found one spot of shade and we went for it!! We jumped out […]


August 27, 2018

Maternity Session Perfection!

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To say I love my loopy case would be an understatement!! You see these local brothers came up with this amazing idea all from their dad that inadvertently kept dropping his phone. And even better……They reside right here near my home town!! I was looking for a new phone case that would protect my phone […]

Small Business

August 25, 2018

Loopy Love!!!!

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(The Team has created an Instagram Hashtag #cpangelwings so when you take photos at this location please tag them for all of their hard work!!!) (Please come follow me on instagram stories to see more local happenings and ways to support each other #teresaschmidtphotography) Don’t we all sometime in our lifetime believe that things happen […]

Creative, Magazine Features

May 30, 2018

CP Angels Project: Roadmap for the future!

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A few months ago I noticed a sign being placed on a new building nearby and got super excited. Another cafe but this time even closer to my home with easy access during my morning commute. I couldn’t wait to see an open sign!! Finally it opened and I put this on the top of […]

Small Business

May 30, 2018

Crown Point / Uptown Cafe

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Crazy story is that I met the entrepreneur by the name of Honey Shea at a local Rising Tide “Tuesdays together meeting” and she explained how she makes dainty customized jewelry and I noticed a few of the other girls were wearing her pieces. I kept eyeing the pieces in the room in almost disbelief […]

Small Business

May 29, 2018


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Julie & Joe tied the knot in the amazing Hawaii with an intimate wedding on April 22, 2018. Since is was a destination wedding they planned to celebrate with all of their loved ones with a special home reception at the awesome Lighthouse Restaurant on May 12th 2018. The Lighthouse staff set the scene perfectly. […]


May 21, 2018

Lighthouse wedding celebration!

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So finally I can post this blog!!!! Yipee!!!  Collaborating with these awesome local entrepreneurs is always a pleasure!! You see Julia from “HERE” magazine and her staff have worked so hard to create something for the NWI community to enjoy. A place to go where you can get ideas for events and local shopping that […]

Magazine Features, Small Business

May 2, 2018

” HERE ” Magazine Feature!!

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What is that I see? Low-cost, High-quality consumer packaged goods? How can this be? Well……I am about to tell you how i found this amazing company! Are you ready? I was scrolling through Instagram and of course these crazy algorithms apply things similar in liking to your feed. I noticed the wooden utensils first and […]


April 26, 2018


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Birth stories are a once in a lifetime opportunity to photograph for families. Since this might possibly be the last birth for Chanel we began planning early on. She was hoping for a birth without any induction as every momma wishes for. Baby girl was not ready for the winter, well I really don’t blame […]


February 17, 2018

Baby Willow!!

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This Day has been long awaited by many. You see, Paige & Luke met at the county fair when Paige was just a wee 10 years of age and Luke was 14. Paige explained that back then she was mean and ornery and picked on him having no idea that one day they would be […]


February 7, 2018

Mr & Mrs Overbeck!!