Kelly Smallwood

WELCOME! Thanks for stopping by and learning a little bit more about me. I would love to return the favor and meet you. I'm always looking for more friends! 


My Life:

  • I am a Military Wife. Go Air Force
  • I am a Mother to John Thomas! He's my world.
  • Ain't no hood like Motherhood, y'all! w
  • I love everything NC State!
  • My husband is a F16 pilot. (yeah! He's awesome)
  • My little dogs Rio and Strafe are my favorite. 
  • I've lived in NC, TX, AZ, SC, and South Korea.
  • I have an unreasonable love for Bojangles.
  • Family is the most important thing to me.
  • I have the worst handwriting in the world.
  • Sweatpants are my pants of choice.
  • I am proud to be a country girl. (got the boots to prove it) 
  • I earned a BS in Sport Management from North Carolina State University. 
  • I have three nieces and two nephews - I'm trying to be the coolest Aunt they have.
  • I'm obsessed with all things Disney.
  • Proud Ginger. (Red Hair Don't Care) 
  • Carter Finley and White Lake are my happy places. 
  • Fall is my favorite season.
  • I love Jesus!!
Photo by Living Coastal Media Group

Photo by Living Coastal Media Group


Life is a short but amazing journey of different moments in our lives. I have always had a love for capturing those precious moments and the things that make life so incredibly special. If given the opportunity, I would love to capture those moments for you.  

Modest Tree Photography is a family based photography business.