So you’ve probably picked out all the big songs for your big day. I’m talking songs for your first dance, what you’re walking down the aisle to, etc. But what about all the music that will be playing while your guests arrive, after your ceremony, and until the dance floor gets lit? Don’t worry, I’ve […]

Tips and Tricks, Weddings

April 25, 2018

Your Perfect Wedding Playlist

Weddings like these remind me why I love what I do. There is something so sweet and special about an intimate, backyard wedding. (Especially with Chrissy’s dad’s backyard!) – From the hilltop ceremony with 40-50 of their closest family and friends, to Chrissy’s dad cooking all the food, to the custom seasoning mix Chris and […]

Weddings

April 10, 2018

Chris & Chrissy

Ladies, raise your hand if you made the first move on your husband. That’s exactly what Jeanine did with Thomas her senior year of high school when she realized prom was quickly approaching. She knew Thomas from middle school, but decided to message him on Facebook to reconnect and with the hope that would take […]

Weddings

February 14, 2018

Jeanine & Thomas

When October rolls around for some people, they CANNOT wait to get their costumes ready, they’ve known what they are going to be for a month, and they can’t wait to hit all those terrifying mazes where people jump out and scream at you. Let’s be real. That’s NOT me. via GIPHY Halloween season comes […]

How To's, Tips and Tricks

October 31, 2017

How to enjoy Halloween when you really don’t

If you’re like me, you see people on social media traveling the world and you’re just sitting at home binge watching Grey’s Anatomy wondering how everyone is able to travel so much! Well, I don’t have an answer for everyone else, but I just got back from Maui and guess what? I want to let […]

How To's, Tips and Tricks, Travel

October 21, 2017

Plot Twist: You CAN Afford a Trip to Hawaii

It’s fall and that means … the first senior shoot of 2018! Can you believe it?! I’m still in shock that it’s mid-September already. I’ve known Peyton since she was about six years old. When her mom called me to set up her senior session, I couldn’t believe she was old enough to be a […]

Senior Shoots

September 21, 2017

Peyton – Liberty Ranch Class of 2018!

Let’s face it: We’ve all been there. Maybe you’re there now. Maybe you feel like the world is coming out from under your feet and you have no control. Lost on how to handle this? I was too – especially after having to postpone my dream school for two years after high school. I’m sharing […]

Personal, Tips and Tricks

September 13, 2017

Getting Through the Hard Seasons

Wow, you’re a senior! Finally, right? Although it may feel like you’re absolutely ready to be done with high school, here are five tips on how you can live out your last year in high school like no other and make the most of it. First of all, these might not be the best days […]

How To's, Senior Shoots, Tips and Tricks

September 5, 2017

5 Ways to Have the Best Senior Year

You see videos on your Facebook feed or photos on your Instagram of a groom totally losing his mind when his bride dressed in white walks down the aisle. Or, you see an intimate moment captured where a bride taps her groom on the shoulder and they see each other before the ceremony. Whether you […]

Weddings

August 8, 2017

To Look Or Not To Look? A Guide To First Looks

This was one of the sweetest love stories I have ever witnessed. On Memorial Day weekend, I had the honor of shooting with Nikki Hancock Photography at the absolutely stunning Carruth Wedding. Amber and Judah have been together since middle school. Yep – you read that right – middle school sweethearts right here! The venue and decorations were straight […]

Weddings

August 2, 2017

Carruth Sweethearts: Amber and Judah