Category Archives: GET PERSONAL

Taking 5 to Become a More Positive Person

1.) I Believe Being Positive is a Choice This was the first and by far the hardest step I had to take if I was to change myself. I had to realize that being positive was a choice. I have noticedView full post »

Pushing Boundaries + Extending Your Comfort Zone

This summer Brandon and I will be heading up a mission trip to Belize, my first official international trip. Needless to say, I’m a bit terrified. A part of me wants to just stay home curled upView full post »

Overwhelmed With Gratitude + Amazing Clients + In Every Moment

This past year was a challenge for us; managing the business, Brandon’s life teen program, our calendar and free time seemed to be almost impossible on occasion. We had moments of, “canView full post »

Embarrassing Moments + Outrageous Selfies + A Dream Come True

We have just completed a full 4 years of working tougher as a husband and wife photography team. The words blessed beyond belief fill my heart and often bring me to tears of joy. We are so deeplyView full post »

Potatoes + Laughter…Christmas Cards

To all our clients we send Christmas Cards with love, joy + laughter. I say laughter because the amount of silliness and creative thinking that goes into them sometimes has us bursting at the seamsView full post »

Yummy CAKE + Client Gifts

Each Christmas we send our wedding clients, for that year, a little client gift. It’s our way of saying thank you. There is absolutely no way we could do what we love without our amazingView full post »

Following + Chasing + Living the Dream

I love reading something that inspires and at the same time lets you know that your not the only one out there with dreams. So often the “world” will try to keep you down and say thatView full post »

Office Revamp + Pallet Wall + Record Player

When I was a child we had a beautiful vintage record player with a slue of my parents favorite vinyl’s sitting next to it. As I would, ever so gently, lay the tone-arm on to the 33 theView full post »

Shooting as a Team – Top 10 Tips

While getting ready for a wedding last weekend, Brandon and I were way ahead of schedule (as I always prefer to be) and had a great opportunity to sit back relax and dream. Of course I startedView full post »

Living Out-loud + From The Heart

Walking out of the cabin to feel the cool misty morning on my face and seeing the sun rays stream through the canopy tops. Meandering along the glistening river side hearing the enchanted waterfallView full post »

Love Video From Brandon

Walking down the hall to our office ready to begin responding to emails and editing photos. The office is dark as I approach but I notice a soft glow from my computer screen. “Thats funny, didView full post »

Diving Deeper + Who I Am

I am beginning to recognize who I truly am. Who am I, my Life goals, my deep loves and intense likes plus the style that fits me and brings me genuine peace. I never thought that owning our ownView full post »

Our 3rd Wheel + A Snapshot

I think we finally have to face the fact that we have a third wheel in our relationship. His name is iPhone and together we are producing instagram babies! ;-) Here is a little “snapshot”View full post »

Personalized + Intimate + Unique

How do we personalize our Client’s experience with our business? Obviously this question will be answered differently by each Photographer… and it definitely should be! After all, we areView full post »

Client Gifts + Cute Candles

Walking through the store with Brandon looking for Christmas gifts for our friends and family, I shouted out, “our Brides and Grooms become our friends!”. “Ummm, that wasView full post »

Zoolander + “Model Face” + Shake it like a Polaroid Picture

Photo Time Yep, Brandon and I shook it like a Polaroid Picture, put forth our best “Model Face” and watched the Zoolander gasoline scene to improve our photography. I know it sounds crazyView full post »

Fergie + Harry Potter = Harry Dogger

I decided to do a DIY halloween costume for Fergie. Oh how she loves me and I love halloween;-) For a treat she is the perfect dog. She makes me so proud. Plenty of treats was her reward for this oneView full post »

Our Anniversary Balloon Surprise

So for our 3 year anniversary I decided to fill our bedroom with balloons and sweet little letters for Brandon. His first surprise was a bottle of wine and a single balloon with a little letter thatView full post »

Courage to Live an Extraordinary Life…

As I sit an gaze at all the old photos my mother has brought over for me to restore my mind begins to wonder. I find myself thinking, what does it take to live and extraordinaryView full post »

Easter Fun

We decided to have some fun taking a few photos of our Easter attire with our new wide angle lens! Yay, we got two new lenses in the day before Easter, the Canon 70-200 telephoto lens and the 24-70View full post »

Our Goofy Side

Ok, so we like to make each other laugh, yes we have fun on the job! Often we arrive approximately 15 minutes early to any on location photo shoot. This gives us time to check lighting, equipment andView full post »

Andrew Peterson – Dancing in the Minefields

Our Favorite Song This is the song Brandon and I absolutely love! We have only been married 2 n’ half years but we are holing each others hand and jumping into our dreams. At times, I feel asView full post »

We Love

We love. We love each other. We love life. We love photography. We love our family, our friends, our home, our dogs and the list goes on! As a couple we know what it takes to live a love story. InView full post »

Pintrest Addiction

Pinterest Pintrest quickly became an Addiction for us when it launched. It also became a great way to get to know our brides and couples! Within the first week we joining Pintrest  we pined over 147View full post »