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I'm a hopeless romantic who finds great joy in creating and capturing connection and beauty wherever I go.

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Welcome to the blog, a highlight journal about our photo sessions, our home wedding venue and gardens, and favorite kid’s clothing. Stay a while and say hello!

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Mr. + Mrs. Evett: Victorian Gardens by Fugazzi’s

I love a happy wedding.  I mean I’ve never photographed non-happy one (that would be awkward).  But neither Jason or Ashley stopped smiling all day, and the only sad face came from their adorable ring bearer son who just wanted to hang out with mom.  Yep.  It was as cute as it sounds.  His moves […]

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A Niece Gets Married: #1 of 31

I told my husband this year it’s a good thing he married me quick, or the next generation would have beat him to this next stage!  Stephanie is my husband’s oldest (and first!) niece, and I met Stephanie through church (as her youth group leader) before I ever knew Daniel existed.  She suggested I date […]

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Elisa + Peter /// 4 Things I Wish I’d Known At My Wedding

To be clear, I did follow a few of these.  It’s pretty much just numbers 1 and 2 I maybe should have calmed down on 🙂 Pick three of your favorite ideas from Pinterest and do those.  If you try to do more than that, you’ll end up stressed and won’t be able to execute […]

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Bring the blog back: Rachel & Byron VanderWeide

Two revelations this week: Someone said (about me): “Oh I didn’t know she did wedding photos.  She doesn’t post very much?” I haven’t blogged in one whole year. I think the two are related.  So – for your viewing pleasure – high school sweethearts, Rachel and Byron VanderWeide! Rachel parents house is GOALS.  Like crazy. […]

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