Earlier this year, I got a message from Noelle Graves of Lani Noelle Photography saying that she was interested in hosting her first styled shoot! I had met Noelle about a year before as she captured my sister’s senior pictures and some family portraits! I fell in love with her light and airy photography style […]

No one could have predicted that the world would practically shut down due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Just a few weeks ago, a day that brought a slight chill to guests was my biggest worry for my March/April weddings. Oh, how the times have changed! My heart is breaking for all of the precious couples […]

One of the most frequently asked questions that I receive from my clients is “Should I provide transportation or a shuttle service for my wedding?” Since I receive this so often, I figured I would share my advice for everyone to benefit from!! There are typically 3 cases where I would suggest that transportation be […]

YAY! You’re finally engaged! Beginning the wedding planning process can be a bit overwhelming, especially if you aren’t familiar with the wedding industry! I’ve seen so many couples jump head-first into wedding planning without a strategy and it ends up causing more stress and headache than necessary. I don’t want this to be the case […]

Planning a wedding is very important (and time consuming). During engagement, it is so easy for couples to have their lives consumed by the never ending details that go into crafting their dream wedding. However, preparing for a lifetime carries much more significance. Engagement should be filled with intentional conversations, dates, and purposeful time spent […]

Confession time…. dessert is my favorite meal of the day! While I don’t discriminate based on types of dessert, let’s face it, not everyone prefers cake to be served at their wedding! It’s okay to against the “norm”! Your wedding is YOUR day! Choose a dessert that you will love and guest won’t stop talking […]

Family dynamics can be COMPLICATED, especially when step-parents are involved!! You want to honor your step-parent because they have been such a big part of your life. However, you don’t want to take anything away from your biological mom or dad. I’ve had tons of brides ask me, “How can I include my step-dad without […]

You’ve dreamed about your wedding day since you were a little girl. You have hundreds upon hundreds of ideas saved to your Pinterest board. He just proposed and you have a ring on your finger! That means one thing: it’s time to actually bring those daydreams to life!! Figuring out how you want to allocate […]

Portraying your vision of your wedding day can be extremely challenging. You have exactly what you want in your head but others don’t always understand what you’re telling them. Insert mood boards. Mood boards are collections of images that provide inspiration and portray a vision to their audience. When done correctly, it can help others […]

No matter how old you get, you’ll always be daddy’s little girl! He was the first man that loved you. Your wedding day is going to be emotional for him. Take a moment on that day to remind him how special he will always be to you! Here are some of my favorite ways to […]