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I recently did a post about the bride’s details, but wanted to take a beat to talk about the groom’s details. There typically aren’t as many, but it is still nice to have them all together for when I arrive on your wedding day. Those details are still a part of your story, and deserve […]

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All the months and months of planning, and what now? Here are a few of the things that should be done after your wedding. Some of them might seem obvious, but others I didn’t really think of until it was too late. I hope this post can help you make some post-celebration preparations. Get dress […]

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Now, I know I mentioned that I haven’t changed my last name yet. Changing your name seems like a daunting task. Think about how many things your name is on? Your license and passport are just the tip of the ice burg. Bank accounts, utilities, insurance, all different kinds of subscriptions, the list goes on […]

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There are so many details that go into planning a wedding, and every bride puts value on different things. For me (other than getting some amazing wedding photos – of course), I wanted the dance floor to be outside and to dance the night away with a great DJ. I wanted amazing wedding party photos […]

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Your ring is such an important part of your life. It starts you down the path towards planning your big day, and it is one of the few things you’ll have long after that day is over. Taking care of it is a great way to guarantee your gorgeous ring will be around for a […]

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This may not apply to all grooms, but I just wanted to give a little advice for getting your guy on board (and/or prepared) for all the photos on your wedding day, and during your engagement session. Your groom may not be as excited about all of the pictures as you are, but I’m hoping […]

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There are so many details that go into planning a wedding day. Some are pretty and perfect, and others are not so glamorous, but important just the same. But, that makes it understandable that there are things brides forget until the last minute. For the ceremony Wedding programs and a guest book are some things […]

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On your wedding day, you’re worried about so many things! Is everyone where they are supposed to be? What time are flowers being delivered? Has the hall been decorated for the reception yet? When will the cake be delivered? Of all the things brides worry about on the wedding day, finding portrait locations should not […]

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During a wedding day, I like to take a few moments when I first arrive to capture all the bridal details. Having this time before jumping into the getting ready photos gives us time to chat and catch up – so much will have happened since the engagement session! During this time, the make up […]

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Heirloom albums are photo albums that are made to last generations, and something that can be handed down to children and grandchildren. It’s no secret I love printing photos and creating photo albums. I’ve even posted about the importance of heirloom albums before! I have switched to Kiss Books as my album company, and I […]

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