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covid wedding resource for 2020 brides

Planning Your Wedding Around Coronavirus You’ve likely ended up here because either yourself or someone you love is having COVID wedding concerns. You’re not alone. The main choices you have when planning your wedding around coronavirus are the following, which I’ll expand on below. Wait + Hope Ceremony Now, Reception Later Eloping During Coronavirus Eloping […]

Where to stay in Joshua Tree National Park

Social distancing is forcing many of us into unfamiliar territory. Since I work from home, I wanted to share some Amazon items that will make staying in more manageable. Mr. Coffee Steam Espresso System with Milk Frother If you’re the kind of person who thinks coffee always tastes better from a coffee shop, think again! […]

How to elope in Joshua Tree - Joshua Tree Elopement - Desert Wedding

Are you wondering how to elope in Joshua Tree, but have no idea where to start? Chances are, most of your family and friends aren’t as familiar with the process of planning an elopement or an intimate wedding as a they’d be with a more traditional wedding day. That’s why I’m here to help! Joshua […]

couple photoshoot ideas Valentine's Day dinner in airbnb

When dreaming up couple photoshoot ideas, I stumbled upon this Minneapolis AirBNB. “The Cornerstone” definitely did not disappoint. “Ultimately, the power of the AirBNB platform is that it motivates guests to blend into communities, belong anywhere and live like locals.” -Joe Gebbia Jake, Mirandah and I had the chance to listen to music, celebrate Valentine’s […]

Devil's Lake summer engagement session

Doesn’t it seem like sunny summer days (like this Devil’s Lake e-sesh) are a thing of the past? Thankfully, summer returns without fail every year, so it’s time to start planning for this year’s adventures! About Devil’s Lake State Park – Baraboo, WI Come Prepared! Every time I’ve visited the park, cell service is extremely […]

couple swimming in dip pool after destination elopement

Kaitlyn + Ryan – Bayahibe, Dominican Republic – Dreams Resorts Your wedding story extends beyond your wedding date when you travel for your destination elopement. Some of the most memorable parts of your elopement might be the routines you practiced. For example, things like getting up early to watch the sunrise, trips to the local […]

bride and groom at destination Dominican wedding

Kaitlyn + Ryan – Bayahibe, Dominican Republic Wedding October 2019 Kaitlyn + Ryan’s plan wasn’t always to celebrate their wedding in the Dominican. When they initially booked with me, their plan was to have a wedding close to home in Wisconsin. “Hi Breeanna! So the more Ryan and I talk about the wedding and all […]

adventure elopement

Have you ever weighed out the benefits of eloping? Not every couple dreams of having a big wedding. For some, they prefer the privacy and freedom of eloping. A true elopement is when a couple gets married by themselves. This means no friends or family are present as wedding guests.  Lately there’s also been a […]

Engagement Photos in Joshua Tree

Joshua Tree is the perfect park for an adventurous (but not too adventurous) hiking couple’s or engagement session. You’re probably asking yourself what that even means. Well, to put it bluntly, I couldn’t climb up a rock wall if I tried and as much as I love hiking, I gravitate towards easy, but wildly rewarding […]

Bubolz nature preserve wedding

Appleton, WI – June 1, 2019 This Wisconsin wedding is a little bit different than the posts you normally see from me. Chances are, you wouldn’t have noticed, had I not said anything, but this wedding was my very first time second shooting on another photographer’s job! A lot of wedding photographers get into the […]