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I promised a series and quickly failed, so here is my second attempt at consistency! I loved this series so I am going to try to keep it going! That being said- My Friday Fixes week 2 edition 1). This Spotify Warm Spring Nights I made-you know procrastinating my life obligations. It’s got a mix of […]

Friday Fix Series Week 2

Selfie of my husband and I at my friend's wedding

I seriously suck so bad at this whole blogging thing and I chronically say “I’m going to do better.” I guess only time will tell. Okay I’ll cut to the chase because have you ever looked up a recipe online and it takes a solid minute to get the the actual ingredient list? Like I […]

What in the World have I been doing Recently?

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 […]

Haines Mill Photoshoot

lavender send off

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 […]

7 Tips to Shop Small for Your Wedding

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 […]

5 Tips to Stop Wedding Planning Stress

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 […]

BEST of 2019

Me kissing my husband Vincent

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 […]

What No One Told Us about Marriage

If you’ve been following along for a while, you’ve probably heard me talk about golden hour. Golden hour provides this gorgeous lighting for pictures.  I suggest to all my clients to schedule their sessions at this time because it’s THAT good!! Golden hour technically happens twice a day at sunrise and sunset. Since most people […]

Golden Hour and Why I Love It

So as some of you know, I recently got engaged to the love of my life Vincent Michael Trumble.  Since this is such a pivotal point in our lives I figured I should document it. This is a glimpse of our story and I could have gone on and on but this is a blog […]

The Story of Our Love