In her vows, Morgan spoke about fate and two people being meant for each other before they have ever met. This is exactly how I feel about photographing the Anthony Wedding. Less than ideal circumstances led Morgan to contacting me a few short weeks before her wedding, and I am so glad I had her […]

  Choosing a wedding photographer is NOT EASY. I know this because when I got married, I was not a wedding photographer and quite frankly, had not even been to many weddings! So THIS is a guide to help YOU. Things I WISH I’d known to ask, things that will help guide you to the […]

Let’s talk wedding timelines. Why are they important? Nothing ever goes as planned on wedding day, isn’t it better to just wing it? I don’t think I want one- I’m more of a ‘go with the flow’ type of bride. Wellllll ladies, I’m here to tell you: A wedding day timeline will. Help. You. So. […]

Kristi & Ryan tied the knot November 10, 2018 at Windveil Manor in Waller, TX.  Their ceremony took place just after sunset and was lit by hundreds of twinkling lights. I don’t think their ceremony could have been any more romantic if they tried! I’m such a sucker for all the personal touches and little […]

Calling all MOMS! When was the last time someone took a picture of you with your littles? Better yet, when was the last time you were in a photo with them at all, much less one that you were in love with?   Go ahead, look through your phone. Look at your walls, pull out […]

You’re super excited, you just booked your family portrait session with me! Yay! We found the perfect spot for what you’ve envisioned, compared our schedules, nailed down a date, and you’ve now got my name down in your calendar! Just when you’ve gotten everything set, panic sets in. What do you wear?! Don’t worry! I’ll […]

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