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Jul 11, 2017

What do you get when you combine Katelyn James, a team of AMAZING Virginia vendors, the cutest couple ever, and unruly weather? Pure awesome-sauce and amazing education!! This Backyard Garden Style Wedding styled shoot was right up my alley! A little while back I wrote about my experience at The Workshop Experience with Katelyn James and […]

Jul 7, 2017

I do “Meet Marquette” posts on Instagram quite often, but rarely do them here on the blog, and I think today is a good day to change that! And why not break the Meet Marquette Blog silence with a fun challenge from my friend Dedra, of Dedra Davis Writes. Dedra is a writer from Waco, […]

Jul 6, 2017

Mike and Callie had the location all picked out for their engagement session. And then Frye Fire on Mount Graham exploded! The fire nearly got the telescopes on top of the mountain and closed off the entire range to the public. The spot they had picked out was low on the mountain, but still off […]

Jul 5, 2017

Caleb and Audrey’s wedding at the Gila Valley LDS Temple was gorgeous, simple, and fit them perfectly! Audrey is elegance, joy, simplicity, fun, and wit all rolled up into one amazing person. With her best friend’s grandmother’s string of pearls, the cute shoes they found the day before the wedding, and the gorgeous custom dress […]

Jun 20, 2017

They had already shared a sweet First Look and had time together, but that didn’t stop the tears from flowing down Mikes cheeks as his son walked his beautiful bride up the aisle for their wedding. It was the perfect moment! Mike and Tanika’s wedding day was full of sweet friends, amazing DIY details, gorgeous […]