The new owners of Willowbrook Apple Farm had a lot on their hands: 3 kids, 2 full time jobs, home schooling, AND now, and then a pandemic hit. Said apple farm also came complete with some extra houseguests: a mini-pony, a mini-donkey, chickens, a couple of cats, a dog and the most recent addition: a pig named Delilah.
Having grown up in Texas and having lived a good portion of my adult life in Austin, it comes as a frequent surprise to people to hear that I had never taken a West Texas road trip and explored all that our state has to offer, and in particular, Big Bend National Park. Now that I've made the effort to explore the area, I can say for certain that I've been missing out. Marfa, Alpine and the Big Bend region of West Texas have a huge amount to offer for anyone who is looking for a languid pace, an artsy influence, and a cold beer on a porch in the Texas twilight. The West Texas mountains are singing your name: here's my suggestions on where to stop, what to eat, and what to do while on a West Texas road trip.
I flew to turkey for a whirlwind two week long romantic tryst with someone I'd never met. Now, there's a number of things that are problematic with this story. The primary reason is that I not a romantic. The secondary reason is that a global pandemic was going on.
As a longtime (14 years! Whew!) opinionated local, I have no shortage of suggestions for where to eat, drink, play and explore in Lake Tahoe. I love where I live and I love showing it off even more. After many years of just sharing this info via email, I figured that a nice pandemic slowdown was the perfect time to share some love to my favorite Tahoe haunts. As such, here is my official Local's Guide to Lake Tahoe!
When Sarah and Tanner got engaged and started planning their St Regis Aspen wedding, the first thing they wanted to do was to find a photographer that would fit their vision of their day, which included very little formal photos, no posing, incredible food, a relaxed atmosphere, and their buddy's rock'n'roll band from college. WHAT MORE COULD YOU ASK FOR?
One of the best parts of my job is that I get to collect amazing clients as friends and that often, long after I photograph [...]
You don’t have to be religious or from the south to love a great Mardi Gras party. I mean who doesn’t love a full day [...]
When photographing weddings becomes a family affair: it is always an honor and a privilege to photograph multiple weddings for the same family. I'm thrilled to have been part of Simon and Vanessa's Mendocino destination wedding.
Morgan and Vittawat met in high school. Yes. That still happens. Flash forward ten years and they are both in advanced academia, living apart and [...]