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Happy Thursday! I’m thrilled to share this beautiful wedding day with you today! Last summer, I first connected with Lisa and Mark as they started searching for an engagement and wedding photographer. When I first heard their story and got to know them, I instantly knew that these two were madly in love and that […]

LOVE, WEDDING

April 5, 2018

Lisa + Mark | Newly Wed | Springfield, Illinois | Erin’s Pavilion Wedding Day

Goodness, I am still in complete love with these bridal photos of Kate… You surely remember Kate and Michael’s rainy October wedding day from last fall – it was one for the books! And of course, their style was impeccable. The way they married wine, navy and gold throughout their wedding day style was oh […]

LOVE, WEDDING

March 19, 2018

Wine, Navy, and Gold October Wedding Day | Blushing Bridals

It’s been a few months since our last vendor spotlight on the blog, so what better time to share another one of my favorite wedding vendors… Sarah Kathleen Events! During the 2017 wedding season, I had the honor to work alongside Sarah, a wedding and event planner, for the first time on a beautiful downtown […]

LOVE, WEDDING

March 13, 2018

Sarah Kathleen Events – Aurora, Illinois | Vendor Spotlight

Since early last year, I have been working with Torie and Adrian to plan photography details for their upcoming wedding day, and it’s been oh so fun! I’ve known Torie for probably nearly 10 years — since Kyle and I started dating — WOW! Torie is family, and when she asked me to photograph her […]

ENGAGEMENT, LOVE

February 27, 2018

Torie + Adrian | Engaged | Momence, Illinois | Snowy February Engagement Session

Happy Thursday, friends! I am LOVING these winter wedding days this year! You probably remember Jennifer and Justin from their engagement session last spring. Like I wrote then, I remember knowing Jennifer since junior high when our neighboring schools played sports against one another. I always remember Jennifer as a kind, good-hearted soul, and that […]

LOVE, WEDDING

February 22, 2018

Jennifer + Justin | Newly Wed | Kenosha, Wisconsin | Kenosha Circa on Seventh Winter Wedding Day

Karlie and Stephen’s engagement session marked the first engagement session of 2018 on the books! This couple is just simply sweet, and I am so thankful that I connected with them last November. Karlie found my work online via Facebook, and now I’m excited to be working with the couple as their wedding photographer! These […]

ENGAGEMENT, LOVE

February 12, 2018

Karlie + Stephen | Engaged | Normal, Illinois | DESTIHL Brewery Engagement Session

Blushing bridals are BACK!  I love sharing these photos and loving on these beautiful brides throughout the months after their wedding days… And I think sharing these photos is a great way to share inspiration with couples and show the vast variety of wedding day styles out there. Be true to you but be inspired! […]

LOVE, WEDDING

February 8, 2018

Navy Blue, Forest Green, and Metallic Wedding Day | Blushing Bridals

This was the most perfect winter wedding day… And Erin and Drew’s January wedding day marked the start of our 2018 season! These two met when they were very young and even have a photo standing next to each other when they were in preschool. As these two grew up, they became high school sweethearts […]

LOVE, WEDDING

February 1, 2018

Erin + Drew | Newly Wed | Milford, Illinois | Town and Country Events Winter Wedding Day

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow! This SNOW engagement session was my very last e-session of 2017, and it did not disappoint! The temps were around 15 degrees and snow was all around, but that didn’t stop us… Love, love, love these photos! Last November, Marissa and I connected after she found […]

ENGAGEMENT, LOVE

January 11, 2018

Marissa + Michael | Engaged | Kankakee, Illinois | Snowy Winter Kankakee Engagement Session

Today is bittersweet as I’m sharing my last wedding of the 2017 season… What a year it has been! I am truly thankful. Kayla and Eric’s wedding day was the absolute best end to last year’s wedding season that I could have imagined. And I’m sure for those that know these two, they would have […]

LOVE, WEDDING

January 4, 2018

Kayla + Eric | Newly Wed | Jacksonville, Illinois | Annie-Merner Chapel Winter Wedding Day