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Autreyville Baptist Church | Moultrie, Georgia | WEDDING DAY   Shelby & Will are MARRIED! This South Georgia church wedding was so much fun! The rain threatened to get us, but it ended up being a beautiful day!   I love wedding days like this because they chose to focus on what matters – their marriage! […]


TAYLOR GRADY HOUSE | ATHENS, GEORGIA | WEDDING DAY   Courtney & Ritchie are MARRIED! Despite the threat of rain, it turned out to be the perfect spring wedding day at the Taylor Grady House in Athens, GA.   My first impression of Courtney & Ritchie are that these two people are so genuine & […]


My New Love: Dubsado     Throwback to just a year ago when I was trying to stay organized by creating to-do lists for each other my photography clients in EverNote.     I was in that awkward phase of needing some extra help, but not really being able to put the money towards hiring […]


Sandy Creek Park | Athens, GA | Maternity Session Seeing Courtney & Ismark again was so much fun!!  I love watching past MH couples grow their families and become parents! Maternity sessions may be my new favorite!   These two are TROOPERS! It was soooo cold during this session, and they didn’t even show it. We literally drove […]


Did you miss this fan favorites on my blog?   I love sharing my wedding planning tips with you all on my blog! There are a few posts that have stood out as fan favorites – did you miss them?   Trust me, I understand the struggle of trying to get every free bit of information […]

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3 Myths About Being Engaged     Whether you’re already engaged or you’re expecting it soon, there is a good chance you have some preconceived notions of what engaged life is supposed to be like. I think we get these ideas from the highlight reels of others’ social media posts.  But nevertheless, we have expectations of what this […]


Emory Campus | Atlanta, GA | ENGAGEMENT SESSION   I am so glad Kim & Marcus are one of my MH Couples!! One of my best friends and college roommates is actually Marcus’ sister – which is going to be super fun on their wedding day!   Their session is one of those that just felt so […]


Tallulah Falls | ENGAGEMENT SESSION I am so glad Kara & Aaron are one of my MH Couples!! While Aaron is from Georgia, these two currently live in Nebraska – I’m so glad we got to meet during there three day visit to wedding plan and check out their gorgeous venue, White Oaks Barn in […]

Couple's Stories

What Makes a Great Bridesmaid | Wedding Planning   It’s true, not all bridesmaids are created equal. If you’re a bride, this post will help you make great choices that will enhance your wedding day. If you’re an upcoming bridesmaid, this post will help you to be Bridesmaid of the Year and know how to […]

Wedding Planning

Roswell First Baptist | Roswell Historic Cottage | Roswell, GA   Ashley & Steven are MARRIED! I love how unique every wedding, couple and family can be. These two seemed to be having fun all day long and their families were so joyful! It’s obvious this couple is dearly loved and their marriage is supported! […]

Couple's Stories

The Danger of “Saving” Money on Photography     Congratulations bride to be!! Your engagement season is going to be so much fun as you look forward to your first day of marriage!   One of the first things you’ll start thinking about is choosing a wedding photographer! Now, I’ll admit, this post seems funny coming from a […]

Wedding Planning

Roswell First Baptist | Roswell Historic Cottage | Roswell, GA Ashley & Steven are MARRIED!! The rain couldn’t take any joy from this couple’s heart – their day was absolutely perfect! There are LOTS more photos to come that I can’t wait to share with you all. But if you’re the impatient type, this sneak peak is just […]

Sneak Peaks

Rainy Weddings: What Brides Should Know | Wedding Planning   Tomorrow will be my FIFTH rainy wedding day in just a few months, and while there are certainly challenges that come with that, I have learned A LOT that I think brides should know when preparing for the possibility of rain!   1. Never underestimate […]

Wedding Planning

3 Biggest Time Suckers on Wedding Days & how to avoid them     You are dreaming of all the special moments on your wedding day; trying to plan the best you know how to make them all happen! While “Pinterest-ing” timelines can help, there are always a few moments of the day that tend to take […]

Wedding Planning

  Sparkler exits have been all the rage & for good reason – they add beautiful light to your photos!   But, there’s a new trend in town that I think is an upgrade from Sparkler Exits!!   The PROBLEM with Sparkler Exits   There are a lot of good reasons to do sparkler exits, but there are […]

Wedding Planning

Wedding Planning     Every bride dreams of her wedding day to go perfectly planned. By the time your wedding arrives, you will have put your heart & soul into planning this day – which means your photos should reflect how special this day is!   While I recommend EVERY bride book a professional photographer for their wedding day, there are […]

Wedding Planning

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