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There is without a doubt SO much that goes into wedding planning, but one thing we know will DEFINITELY be on your mind is how you will look on your big day. This is hands down one of the (if not the MOST) important days of your life, and its inevitable that you will want […]

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One of our FAVORITE things to do is plan vacations with our family. We’re SO blessed to be able to travel, and experience all the amazing places the world has to offer alongside our kids. One thing we ALWAYS make sure to do while on these epic vacations is not only take lots of photos, […]

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During the Holiday Season, it is SO easy to get lost online or in crazy busy stores trying to find the perfect gifts for your loved ones. We have all been there, and we know how stressful this time of year can be! We are here to share some of our favorite gifts with you! […]

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It’s a chilling thought to brave the winter weather for your engagement session, but the resulting photos are absolutely stunning. The reflective light that the white snow brings, creates super flattering skin tones and adds a beautiful sparkle to your eyes! Here are some of our top tips for beautiful winter engagement photos: Be Smart […]

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Part of my daily routine has been writing down 5 things I’m grateful for each morning. This “attitude of gratitude” has shifted the way I approach each day. When you look for blessings around you, you find them. SO in the spirit of Thanksgiving, we thought we’d share some of the things we are MOST […]

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When we met Jen & Matt, we immediately felt warm energy, excitement, and love! They both display their fun-loving personalities so effortlessly, it was incredibly easy to photograph them! We started off the engagement session adventuring into Downtown, Saratoga Springs. We then capped the night off in with some sunset shots in the dreamy fields […]

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Meet Lindsay & Peter! Makayla & Molli had so much fun during this casual and cozy lakehouse engagement session! Lindsay and Peter wanted a relaxed, fun and natural feel for their engagement photos- to best display their love and personalities alike! Their playful energy shines brightly in every photo. Thank you, Lindsay & Peter, for […]

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We took to the most reliable poll source… (Facebook;)) to ask our married friends what their biggest wedding day regrets or mistakes were. We were overwhelmed with the traffic of conversation this topic brought about! We decided to organize these ideas to help out all of our engaged or soon to be married friends out […]

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