It’s so much fun when I’m able to meet, and work alongside, other photographers as a second shooter! I don’t have a lot of time to invest in this type of work, but when I do, it never disappoints! Working with Suzanna Jakes photography was a blast, and Jenn and John’s Hotel Monaco Wedding in […]

DC Hotel Monaco Wedding: Jenn + John | Second Shooting

Sep 13, 2017

Ok, friends!  I KNOW I’ve been MIA for the last couple of weeks, and I’m SOOO sorry!  Getting my three little guys ready to go back to school and trying to soak in the last week of summer was no joke!  But I’m back (holla!), and this topic is one I hold near and dear […]

Consider A Little Black Book Boudoir Session: Tuesday Tip

Sep 12, 2017

Hello, and WELCOME BACK to another Tuesday Tip blog post!  I’m soooo not ready for summer to end, and my heart is longing to be back in the Outer Banks where my family was vacationing just a couple of weeks ago.  We just LOVE it there, and as a child, I always dreamt of getting married […]

5 Reasons a Destination Wedding May Be Right For You: Tuesday Tip

Aug 22, 2017

Hey there, party people!  We are talking GROOM’s details today, and I’m REALLY excited for this one!  I feel like the groom’s details often take a back seat to the bride’s, so I’m thrilled to be highlighting them today!  I’ve had SOOOO many grooms decide they don’t want their details photographed on the day of the […]

Groom’s Details-What To Bring and How To Prepare: Tuesday Tip

Aug 15, 2017

Hello & Welcome to another installment of the Tuesday Tip blog series!  I’m super excited about today’s post because it’s a FUN one!  We got right down to business and a LOT of content in the first two posts in the series which you can find here and here, but today will be a bit lighter.  We […]

Bridal Details-What To Bring and How To Prepare: Tuesday Tip

Aug 8, 2017

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