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It called for rain the evening of Brittany and Rocky’s Blueridge Parkway engagement session. The day before I had made the call to push up our start time by two hours. I felt like we would be dodging rain all afternoon but it actually turned out to be the perfect amount of overcast with the […]

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engaged couple in a field with the mountain scape behind them wind blowing in hair at moses cone park with girl in white dress navy suit jacket

This past weekend I had the pleasure of taking my little cousin’s engagement photos at Moses Cone Park in Blowing Rock, NC. I’m not quite sure how Alexis and Matthew managed to hike, uphill for 2 miles and still look this stunning but they killed it. And you can bet your bottom dollar I was […]

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Since Sara and Noah’s dream wedding at Childress Vineyard was canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic, they opted to have a full 2-hour portrait session. And maybe just maybe I’ll offer this in future wedding packages. The evening turned out to be absolutely perfect with no rain, the best cloud coverage with the sun popping […]

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We braved the public outdoors during a global pandemic and a state-wide “stay at home” order. Maybe I shouldn’t publicize that? Here’s to hoping I don’t get arrested at this point… These two slayed it, to say the least. Haley and JP have been some of my really great friends for years! I’ve actually known […]

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“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” – Lao Tzu

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I went back to working in a 9-5 corporate office job. Yep. “Every creative entrepreneur’s dream is to work a corporate office job while keeping their passion as a side hustle,” said no one, ever.  I had a 9-5 office job for four years Let me back up. If you’ve been following me for a […]

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If you’re wondering if you should do a first look on your wedding day, the answer is “you probably should”.  ‬If you aren’t sure about this tradition‭, ‬this blog will explain why it would be a romantic addition to your wedding day celebration‭ ‬that not only adds to the experience but also reduces stress‭.  ‬Please […]

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I have a lot of habits of cleaning and staying organized (hello type 1 on the enneagram) but I’m sharing my 5 daily habits to keep your house tidy! Keeping your house clean and tidy can be tedious but can have so many benefits. If you get in the habit of doing these tasks every […]

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