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For the Love of Film: Wedding

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Love of FIlm: Engagement

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Cyber Monday Photography Deals


Cyber Monday Photography Deals

After posting about my annual family photo album I just sent to the printer on Instagram (my Instagram here!), I got so many photography questions. Since it’s Cyber Monday, I’ll share those recommendations here along with some stellar Cyber Monday photography deals. ** I do want to note that I’m sharing my favorites often via […]

Black Friday Maternity deals.


Black Friday Maternity Deals

I’m starting to show at 18 weeks, and it’s time to put the pre-pregnancy clothes aside for something less restrictive. As a forth-time mom, I thought I would share what I’m picking up– especially if you’re shopping for Black Friday maternity deals. ** I’m looking to diversify my income because wedding contracts nearly all moved […]

Cabinet redesign for entrance organization


Entrance Organization

Finding the “perfect” entrance organization piece can be difficult. When you can’t find it, find something that works and then customize it to make it perfect.

New Year's Eve Wedding in DC

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New Year’s Eve Wedding in Washington DC

Lizzie and Craig just celebrated their anniversary, so it’s a great time to share their New Year’s Eve wedding in Washington DC. Combine Christmas decorations, a stunning bride, waterfall flowers, and red lipstick and you have the makings of a dream winter wedding. The DC wedding season is highly geared toward June and October– both […]

Christmas newborn photo in Washington, DC


Christmas Newborn Photos

Christmas is such an exciting time to have a newborn in the house. When Cristina reached out to me about shooting her sweet bundle of joy, I was over the moon. She purchased with perfect hat, the holly tree in her front yard was in berries (bloom?), and everything came together for the perfect Christmas […]

Christmas Tree Engagement Session


Christmas Tree Engagement Shoot

When Lizzie and Craig asked me what **I** had on my bucket list for engagement sessions, I gave them a few options including a Christmas Tree engagement shoot. “A Christmas tree engagement shoot!” Lizzie and Craig were excited about it. Every year, Craig and Lizzie cut down a fresh Christmas tree. I love this tradition, […]

and when you appear all the rivers sound in my body, bells shake the sky, and a hymn fills the world.