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The Best of 2020

Ohh, 2020. What a ride. Highs and lows and devastations and celebrations. It had it all for us. It’s a good thing I chose my 2020 word of the year as “persevere” because that’s exactly what I needed. Perseverance, and a whole lot of strength and determination. I’ve been really excited to share this post […]

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The Best of Weddings & Engagements 2020

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A Summer Engagement at a Private Estate

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Why I use CloudSpot to Deliver Photos to Clients

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4 Place to Shop for an Engagement Session

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Here you’ll find some of the most common details I shoot that can be used as a reminder of what things to have on hand in your getting ready room!

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Last week I shared an engagement session in downtown Chicago… this week, we have the complete opposite! Shelby and Connor wanted their session to be centered around nature and loved the idea of rustic & woodsy. These two are from Texas and were visiting family in Wisconsin for the holidays. They were originally hoping for […]

Connor + Shelby | A Woodsy Engagement Session

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Chicago around the holidays… it’s just dreamy! There are lights and trees and it feels a little magical, even in a pandemic! I’ve never been to the city when it was as quiet as it was for Jason & Jacque’s session! Chicago is their home town and the locations that we chose are usually crowded […]

Jason + Jacque | A Winter Engagement in Chicago

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You might be thinking, “wait, what?! There are times when I should and shouldn’t wear my veil on my wedding day?” And my first response is, “well, sort of!” There is never anything you do or don’t have to do on your day, because it is your day!! That means you can pick and choose […]

When to Wear the Veil on your Wedding Day

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This is it! Our last wedding of 2020. And it was so different from a normal wedding day for us, in the absolute best way! Katie & Brandon’s micro holiday-themed wedding was cozy, warm, and full of love. I was there for just a few hours in the evening to capture the most monumental parts […]

Brandon + Katie | A Micro Holiday Wedding at Circa on Seventh

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Well, we never expected to cook our own Thanksgiving dinner for just us two this year, but here we are! It really happened! Both of our families skipped the big get together this year for safety reasons, so Adam and I (and Wesley) spent the holiday at home prepping our own Thanksgiving dinner. We covered […]

Thanksgiving 2020 Recap

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Everything you need to remember so that you as a bride can rest easy knowing that the little things - Grandma's bracelet, your "borrowed & blue", all three rings - are organized and ready to be preserved forever on your wedding day!

The "It List" of Wedding Day Bridal Details

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