-Gretchen

Welcome to my blog where you can see the latest sessions, learn more about me personally, and get all the freshest details! Come on in and stay awhile!

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Haines Mill Photoshoot

May 17, 2020

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Well, I have been absolutely dying to take pictures of things other than myself (self-portraits) and my plants. Y’all it’s been a hot minute since I was able to take pictures of actual people so when I say it made my heart happy, that’s an understatement! I’m sure if you’ve been around for awhile you’ve […]

7 Tips to Shop Small for Your Wedding

April 29, 2020

I don’t know about you but my social media feeds have been chock-full of people talking about “shop small”.  I’m here first, to break down what that means. I’ll discuss tips on how you can incorporate that into your wedding to help those small businesses out! Links will be provided to some of my favorite […]

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lavender send off

Karrie and Trevor’s Intimate Kutztown Wedding

April 16, 2020

So as most of you have heard, there is a world wide pandemic going on. And if you haven’t heard that congratulations and welcome to 2020! As many of you know during this pandemic many are out of work and the financial impact of all of this is astounding.  One of the major impacts at […]

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Hope and Gabe’s Los Angeles Wedding

February 29, 2020

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  Wow, where to begin… I have been pondering which way I would take this blog post for the past week and I am still at a loss so I will just speak/write what comes to mind.   Hope and Gabe   I met you both the day you both met. And what a whirlwind […]

5 Tips to Stop Wedding Planning Stress

February 3, 2020

Okay. We’ve all experienced that awful ugly feeling of stress, right? It is absolutely not fun and I do not recommend if you’re one of thooseeee people who has never ever experienced it. Your wedding is not meant to be stressful. Not at all. That was not the intention, yet here we are stressed. Below […]

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BEST of 2019

January 26, 2020

So since January is almost over I figured it was about time for a best of 2019 blog post! 2019 was a big year for me personally and were filled with much growth within my photography business as well! With so much goodness in 2019 I’m even more pumped for 2020 and ALL  the goodness […]

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Karrie & Trevor’s Bake Oven Knob Sunrise Engagement Session

January 16, 2020

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Whew! It has been a hot minute friends… I feel like I open all of my blog posts that way. For real though. I keep trying to blog more I really do but when the inspiration isn’t there I try not to force it… Just keeping it real. Well 2019 FLEW by I’ll just say […]

Lindsey and Steven’s Greystone Farm Wedding

December 1, 2019

Wow friends, Where in the world did November go? Does anyone else feel that way? I swear it was just October and but yet Thanksgiving was yesterday… Wow. Well lets just say November was an absolute blur but I’m too pumped for Christmas and cozy season. There’s just something about this time of year, the […]

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Grey stone farm wedding

What No One Told Us about Marriage

October 22, 2019

So I thought I would take this little opportunity to use this lovely blogging platform to talk about the first 2 months of marriage and what no one told us… Vincent and I got married on August 5th, 2019 and to our surprise… It was the best day ever.   Story time. Pre-wedding when people […]

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Me kissing my husband Vincent

Vanessa and Brandon’s Engagement session

October 22, 2019

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Hey friends, So it’s been a minute… Story of my life. So new marriage, full time work, and small business was a lot more than I originally anticipated. It’s amazing, really, and I’m not trying to sound complain-y it’s just busy! I’ve been loving this fall weather-something about this season makes me feel like life […]