Hi, friends! Those of you closest to me know that I spent the 1.5-2 years following my last son’s birth struggling in so many ways. No, I didn’t choose to make all of those struggles public, but I will be discussing that soon in an upcoming blog post. Basically, though, to simplify A LOT, I […]

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden Wedding: Sarah + Rob

Aug 2, 2017

Hi, there!  I am so glad you decided to hop over and spend some time chatting with me about whether or not to have a First Look!  It’s sorta been all the rage over the past few years, but in my time working with couples, I’ve realized a few things about this whole First Look thing and […]

The Pros and Cons of Having a First Look on Your Wedding Day: Tuesday Tip

Aug 1, 2017

Hello, and WELCOME to the first post in the Tuesday Tips blog series!  I am SO glad you decided to join me as I dish out as much information as I possibly can to help your wedding photography experience be relaxed, unique to YOU, and most of all FUN!  Planning a wedding can be stressful, and […]

10 Tips for Creating a Solid Wedding Day Timeline: Tuesday Tips

Jul 24, 2017

Heyyyyy, all you ENGAGED folks! THIS BLOG POST IS FOR YOU!  All of the couples I’ve worked with that were in exactly the same place you are…newly engaged, THRILLED to be planning your wedding, but yet a bit overwhelmed by the mass amount of information out there.  I’ve had MANY brides, grooms, family members, and vendors reach out to me to ask […]

ARE YOU ENGAGED? New Blog Series Just For YOU!

Jul 23, 2017

Ya’ll.  I just need to give a shout out to ALLLLL of my people who see me livin’ my life with my three wild and crazy boys and don’t hesitate to step in and stop one of them from killing the other or falling down concrete stairs at a swim meet or smile at me […]

That Boy-Mom Life: Personal

Jul 14, 2017

When Alicia shared the details of her wedding day and told me she and Chris would be having a Cathedral of the Sacred Heart wedding, I was thrilled! I know so many photographers love to photograph outdoor ceremonies, and they ARE beautiful…but there’s something about a wedding ceremony in a stunning cathedral that gets me […]

Cathedral of the Sacred Heart Wedding: Alicia + Chris

Jul 10, 2017

It’s time for another vendor spotlight, and I’m THRILLED for today’s post to highlight Lauren Perry Studio‘s Wedding Stationary!  Not only is Lauren ridiculously talented, but she is also a 2015 Michelle Renee Photography bride (see her and Derek’s wedding post here), and it is SO fun to be working with brides alongside her.  I […]

Lauren Perry Studio Wedding Stationary: Vendor Spotlight

Jul 9, 2017

You guys! I had the honor of traveling to the Baltimore Harbor yesterday for Lizzy and Zach’s Baltimore Museum of Industry Wedding, and it was such a blast! I could go on and on about how much I love the Marriott Waterfront that looks out on the water or how the Museum of Industry was […]

Baltimore Museum of Industry Wedding: Lizzy + Zach

Jul 4, 2017

Hi, friends!  It’s Thursday afternoon, and I’ve been home from the hospital for about 24 hours now.  Honestly, I wasn’t planning on doing a blog post on this topic, but I’ve had a lot of questions along the way, even leading up to the surgery, so I thought I may as well tell ya’ all […]

Da Vinci Hysterectomy and Hospitalization: Personal

Jun 22, 2017

Ashley and Will’s Winterham Plantation Wedding was so perfect!  Every little details was planned out and made by the bride herself!  I believed her when she said the wedding details were taking over the house!  The DIY elements were beautiful and a wonderful way for the couple to personalize their wedding day. Ashley and Will […]

Winterham Plantation Wedding: Ashley + Will

Jun 21, 2017