The Oaks at Salem Wedding_0084

When I was making my list of goals for the year back in January, I had a hard time coming up with things. In the past it was so easy! There were lots of milestones I was striving for as a new business owner…being able to go full time, booking x amount of weddings, etc. [ Continue Reading ... ]

The Oaks at Salem Wedding_0068

I’ve lived in Virginia for almost my entire life and I never knew how amazing Charlottesville really is until the last year or so! It’s one of the most beautiful places I’ve ever been…and I live so close to it! Charlottesville is perfect for weddings year round, but this time of year it just takes [ Continue Reading ... ]

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This past weekend I had the pleasure of hosting my first workshop in downtown Charlottesville at Old Metropolitan Hall. I was lucky enough to be a part of Envision last year, where I taught alongside several photographer friends, but despite that experience, going out on my own and teaching a solo workshop was a little [ Continue Reading ... ]

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I was going to share a post today “officially” opening up registration (pre-registration started Friday), but all of the seats are completely sold out! That feels so surreal to say, but I couldn’t be more thrilled to welcome such a cool group of people to hang out in Charlottesville! Actually, thrilled  might be an understatement:) [ Continue Reading ... ]

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I had been looking forward to shooting this engagement session for Maureen and Jess ever since they booked me a while back! I remembered them describing the location they had in mind (the family farm where Jess grew up) and thinking it sounded so awesome and so unique to them! When the day of the [ Continue Reading ... ]

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I know I say this all the time and I’m practically becoming a broken record, but HOW DOES TIME GO BY SO FAST? It seems to go by faster every year, and the scary thing about that is my mom says that it goes by even faster when you have kids. I can’t imagine time [ Continue Reading ... ]

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Sonic cherry limeades. Can we talk about how good they are for just a second? I love them so much. If I was going to pick one meal to have to eat every day for the rest of my life, I think I would pick Sonic tater tots and cherry limeade. So good. I decided that [ Continue Reading ... ]

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Yesterday I spent almost all day working on projects for a styled shoot my friend/former client Amanda and I are planning, so I thought today I’d share our inspiration with you guys! The theme of the shoot is summer brunch wedding  and we’ve got all kinds of neat ideas that I just can’t wait to shoot! From [ Continue Reading ... ]

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The big news from this past weekend had to be the snow yesterday! I couldn’t believe how fast it got so snowy! And it’s supposed to be spring time for crying out loud…when is it actually going to feel like spring?? Unfortunately it didn’t snow quite enough to get John a snow day, so I’m [ Continue Reading ... ]

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(Hey peeps! Today’s guest post is courtesy of my friend Tina, of Tabibi Design. She is one of the hardest working people I know, and also one of the most kind people I’ve ever had the chance to call my friend! Check out her new website here and head over to her Facebook to hook [ Continue Reading ... ]