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Austin Family Portraits

Why Fall is the Best Season for Family Photos in Texas

About three years ago, after gaining a new writing client, I thought it was time to finally get some professional headshots taken. The timing was perfect. I was updating my website and had created some marketing materials so things were falling into place.  Everything was great, except for the fact that it was the end […]

LGBTQ Wedding Experience

Interviews: The Texas LGBTQ Wedding Experience

June 26th, 2015 was a day that changed the lives of many people in the United States. It was one of those days, that ingrained into many people, the memory of exactly what they were doing when they heard the news. For a few of my friends in Texas, waiting on the state to make […]

Aspen Grove Wedding | Incline Village, NV | Brianna + Aaron

Brianna and Aaron’s intimate daytime Aspen Grove wedding was a DIY affair and all their friends and family stepped in to make it special.  Photos from their engagement session with me filled the tables and friends and family stepped up to fill all the vendor roles other than venue and catering.

Plymouth CA Same Sex Wedding

Interviews: The Texas LGBTQ Wedding Experience

June 26th, 2015 was a day that changed the lives of many people in the United States. It was one of those days, that ingrained into many people, the memory of exactly what they were doing when they heard the news. For a few of my friends in Texas, waiting on the state to make […]

Landing Resort Wedding | Lake Tahoe, CA | Jaymee + Jacob

When you grow up in New Orleans, no wedding is complete without a second line.  A second line is basically a parade – the main line, or the first half, is the brass line.  Those who follow the band are the second line. 

North Tahoe Lodge Wedding

North Tahoe Lodge Wedding | Truckee, CA | Agnes + Laurence

Agnes and Laurence wanted to have a small, intimate celebration surrounded by friends and family.  They wanted amazing food, lots of laughter, and great photos.  I have to say, that when you are one of two vendors, it makes you feel incredibly unbelievably special. 

Resources for black brides

Top Wedding Planning Resources for African American Brides

As a black bride, it’s hard to ignore the lack of resources available to you that showcase the wedding traditions and looks that are important to your family. To help alleviate some of the stress of finding them on your own, we have compiled a list of resources that have proven helpful for black brides all around the country.

Top Wedding Hashtags

Edgewood Wedding | Stateline, NV | Carolyn + Robert

In a strange turn of events, Carolyn and Robert ended up moving their Edgewood wedding to a completely different weekend after they booked me, which meant that I had not one but two back to back amazing Edgewood weddings on the same weekend.  I couldn’t believe my luck to end up with such fun awesome […]