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Nov 3, 2016

There is a time of day when the light softens, the shadows are less harsh, and everything feels like it’s glowing. In fact skin looks more alive, the birds fly in formation, and the earth sings. Okay, maybe not the last two. But really, there is a magic time every day that gives the most […]

Sep 14, 2016

I’ve got a big tip for you guys today. And it’s going to go against the grain for many. Bear with me! After years of going to weddings all over, I’ve noticed something. And it can be big. Big enough to make or break your reception. This one thing can be a game changer as […]

Aug 27, 2016

5 years ago I never EVER thought I’d write a post like this. Me, talk about how to walk in high heels? No way. But I’ve figured it out decently! I don’t know that I could run in them, but I can’t run in running shoes either, so I’m not too torn up. Walking in […]

Jun 29, 2016

Yesterday I sent off our RSVP for the wedding of one of Cameron’s school buddies. And I am beyond excited. Did you know that this will be the very first time that I’ve been to a full wedding where I wasn’t in the family, the bridal party, or there as the photographer?! It’s true!  I’ve […]

Jun 23, 2016

When I started second shooting for people, I didn’t really know what I was doing. I tried to stay out of the way, but sometimes ended up in their way. Sometimes I wasn’t involved enough, other times too involved. I had no idea really what was expected of a Second Shooter and just ran with […]