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My little brother is getting MARRIED!!! And I could not be more excited!

When Michelle emailed me about doing a session, I had no idea she was a photographer herself. I didn’t actually find out until about halfway through our session, (haha that little sneaky). But I knew there was a reason we so quickly clicked! And once I knew she was a photographer, we just couldn’t stop […]

  Ever been in the middle of a wedding and the first dance is about to start and your off camera flash isn’t working? Or you’re trying to get everything set up and for some reason, the flash just won’t fire? Here are a few things to check before ditching your off camera flash set […]

The story of how Lindsey and Alan met is a rather unusual one. Lindsey was having a girl’s night out with one of her friends, and Alan was having a guy’s night out with one is his friends. And it just so happened that the two ended up in the same dive bar towards the […]

These two people are as inspiring as they are just all around incredible people. Marilyn and Robert had a whirlwind romance that included being able to get married by sheer luck; moving across the ocean to Japan shortly after they had wed; and having to adjust to military life, newlywed life, and a life away […]

These darling high school sweethearts have known each other since they were 12 when they lived just houses away from each other. Mallory thought Omar was the coolest guy out there. Finally when they were both seniors, they began dating (starting Halloween night of all nights!) and have been together ever since! Three and a […]

When Kimberly told me she wanted to do a first look with her dad, I was excited–it’s not every wedding that I get to do one of these. But when he walked through that door and saw his daughter dressed as a gorgeous bride on her wedding day and started tearing up, I couldn’t help […]

This is my beautiful little girl, Adaline. I absolutely adore her sweet spirit, and can’t believe how much she has grown in the past year! Not only has she grown and changed physically, but she also has begun to show so much more of her personality. And let me tell you, she has got one […]

So thrilled to see these two beautiful people all over Wedding Chicks today!! See the shoot here And can I tell you a quick story? See that STUNNING floral bouquet below? You may or may not have noticed the colorful poppies sprinkled throughout the bouquet. Well, that’s because Catherine with Layers of Lovely is an […]

When I started my business several years ago, I was completely overwhelmed by all the things I needed to do. Not just on the photography side, but on the business side. And gosh, it’s exhausting trying to keep up with everything! But over the years, I’ve found several money saving tricks. My only regret is […]