Blog : Posts filed under weddings

  1. Carlyn & Erik | Santa Ynez Valley Wedding

    In a week where my heart was broken from my grandfather’s passing just days before, this group of people brought me an insane amount of laughter, loved me like family and maybe, just maybe, made sure my wine glass was always full (when I wasn’t working, of course). My heart lives with these people, it really does. Carlyn & Erik. There just hasn’t been adequate language invented yet to describe how much I adore you. From start to finish, your day … Read More


    2017. In the midst of a year that felt exceptionally chaotic, both from a personal and business perspective, I found myself seeking out & savoring the quieter moments of life. The moments where the world goes quiet around you as you walk with your love. The minutes where laughing with your best friends seems to heal something inside of you. The moments where those nearest and dearest see you in a different light and especially those solo moments where you … Read More

  3. Katie & Matt | Minneapolis Wedding Photography

    The scent of peonies, the warmth of the sun, the sound of laughter and clinking glasses. These are the three things I remember most from Katie & Matt’s wedding day. There were other moments too, of course. Like their First Look that set my heart ablaze as Matt saw Katie for the first time and looked at her in a way that only happens once in a great while and most of the time, only in the best romantic movies. Or … Read More

  4. Molly & Ryan | Minneapolis Wedding Photography

    We’re just getting into the thick of the 2017 but I’ve been sitting here, going through photos from the 2016 wedding season and I can’t help but think how lucky I am to have been able to be a small part of the lives of these truly spectacular couples. Like these two. Molly & Ryan. A couple who count more stamps in their passport from the past 12 months than I have totally purposeless baskets laying around my house (current … Read More

  5. Kelsey & John | Pepin, Wisconsin Wedding Photography

    Kelsey & John. Getting to know couples over the duration of their engagement is probably one of the highlights in this chosen career of mine and, I have to say, the time that we got to spend together was some of my ultimate favorite. From our initial meetings (IN 2014 YOU GUYS) to your rain soaked engagement session to your sun soaked wedding day, those days were the very best. Here’s to more shared wine, laughs and frizzy hair times together in … Read More

  6. Amy & Nick | Saint Paul Wedding Photography

    I have this thing for the spring season. A big thing. A big heart pounding the-earth-is-alive-again-and-winter-is-gone type of thing. When you live in a location where almost 5 months out of the year are spent under a thick layer of snow & ice, there is something so gosh darn euphoric that happens to an entire city when the trees start sprouting these neon green leaves and the tulips start popping their little heads out of the ground like the survivors they are. For … Read More


    To my unbelievable 2016 couples – and I mean this from the depths of my soul – you changed my entire world. The beauty, love and encouragement you brought to my life put the pieces of my heart back together over and over again in a year that endeavored to smash it to bits. One day I’ll share more but in the in-between, know that you and your love will be a part of me forever. “i carry your heart … Read More

  8. Carrie & Aaron | St. Petersburg Destination Wedding Photography

    Today is one of those perfect winter days. I’m on my 2nd cup of coffee, snuggled under a blanket watching the snow gently fall with nothing but a full day to watch Christmas movies, bake cookies and reminisce over the 2016 wedding season (and grout tile but WE’RE NOT TALKING ABOUT THAT OK? #fourmonthbathroomrenovation). I don’t know a single person who is sad to bid adieu to 2016 as we begin again on January 1st but even as I’m already mentally preparing … Read More

  9. Margaret & Jonathan | Marine on St. Croix Wedding Photography

    “What the world needs now is love, sweet love It’s the only thing that there’s just too little of What the world needs now is love, sweet love No not just for some but for everyone.” Maggie & Jon. For the last week, my mind has constantly been thinking about the concept of love. Why it’s such an important notion. Why a little bit of it makes so much difference in this world. But most importantly, the reason it’s the foundation of … Read More

  10. Morgan & Jordyn | Minneapolis Wedding Photography

    I’m pretty sure my love of weddings can be traced back to one source. That scene in Love Actually where Kiera Knightly & Chiwetel Ejiofor’s characters have just gotten married and surprise(!), there’s a gospel choir singing “All You Need is Love”. She looks at her new husband like, “did you do this?” and he shakes his head and they both look at his best man who shrugs like, “hey, it’s no big thing” AND THEN INSTRUMENTS POP UP FROM … Read More