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I’ll be honest, it truly wasn’t until I became a wedding photographer that I realized the importance of a day-of coordinator on wedding days. Just think about it for a moment… You spend months (sometimes years) planning your wedding – setting a budget, gathering inspiration for your wedding day style, researching + booking vendors, dress […]


October 31, 2018

The Importance of a Day-Of Coordinator on Your Wedding Day | Wedding Wednesday

Say hello to this oh so sweet couple, Kait + Justin! You may remember these two from their engagement session last year… And today, I’m over the moon excited to share about their backyard bohemian elegance wedding day! Kait and Justin go back to May 2015 where they met while working on an audit for […]


October 30, 2018

October Bohemian Elegance Wedding in Springfield, Illinois | Kait + Justin

Goodness, I’m still ooh-ing and aah-ing over Chloe and Kyle’s wedding day… I met these two while we were students at Illinois College, so it was one of the highest compliments when they reached out to me after getting engaged as they began the wedding planning process. Before we knew it, we were working together […]


October 25, 2018

Westminster Presbyterian Church Wedding in Springfield, Illinois | Chloe + Kyle

Torie and Adrian’s wedding day is making its way to the blog today! You may remember these two from their super snowy engagement session at the start of this year – yes, we met for their engagement session during a snowstorm, and it was beautiful! I’ve never had such a snowy session (and that snow […]


October 18, 2018

Momence, Illinois Wedding Day | Torie + Adrian | Newly Wed

Friends, it is a true honor to photograph couples time and time again. I love my people so very dearly! Weddings, engagements, and anniversary sessions are my favorites. And I love anniversary sessions because I love celebrating marriage… It’s as simple as that. Of course, it’s a joy to catch up and photograph my past […]


October 16, 2018

Perry Farm Park Anniversary Photos in Bourbonnais, Illinois | CayLee + Ryan

Eeek, I am beyond excited to share this wedding day with you! Jessica and Ashton are my favorites, and their perfect wedding day was one I will remember forever and always. You probably remember these two from their winter photo session and then their engagement session last year, but in case you don’t, I would […]


October 4, 2018

Town & Country Events Wedding in Milford, Illinois | Jessica + Ashton

Hello, happy Wedding Wednesday!  Today, we are talking bridesmaids dresses! I’ll be 100% honest… As the mismatched bridesmaid dress trend has grown and gained popularity over the past few years, I am continually in LOVE! I’ve photographed countless weddings where the couple chose mismatched bridesmaid dresses for the ladies and while they are mismatched, they all […]


October 3, 2018

Mismatched Bridesmaid Dresses | Wedding Wednesday

Over the last year and a half, I have been looking forward to Alison and Brandon’s wedding day! And today, I’m honored to share their wedding day on the blog. Alison and Brandon are high school sweethearts. These two met back in 2010 when they were in high school and working at the local Monical’s. […]


September 27, 2018

Kankakee County Fairgrounds Wedding | Alison + Brandon

Kimberle and Daniel were married on 8/18/18 – the most popular wedding date of 2018 – and it was a honor to spend the day with this couple! Before I get too excited and share their beautiful wedding photos with you, I would just LOVE to tell you more about these two and their love […]


September 6, 2018

CityView Wedding in Champaign, Illinois | Kimberle + Daniel

Eeeek – I’m so giddy for Madalyn and Devin’s wedding day to hit the blog today! I adore these two. They are kind, compassionate, silly, and most importantly, they love each other deeply! These two are the kind of people that fill your cup up – their happiness is contagious, and they share their joy […]


August 30, 2018

Hamilton’s 110 North East Wedding in Jacksonville, Illinois | Madalyn + Devin