wedding planning tips

just got engaged? 10 things to do first

just got engaged? 10 things to do first

  Just got engaged? You've decided to say yes to a lifetime together - you're engaged! Now what the heck do you do next? After you're done soaking in that just-got-engaged excitement, it can feel SO overwhelming to think about the next step: planning a wedding....

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Top 10 Wedding Day Getting Ready Tips

Top 10 Wedding Day Getting Ready Tips

The anticipation is never higher than while you’re getting ready for your wedding. Nerves, excitement, anxiety, joy, it’s all there. It may not seem like a big part of the story, but getting ready on your wedding day is a big moment of the day, the part where it feels...

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Should I Do A First Look at My Wedding?

Should I Do A First Look at My Wedding?

Before I begin, I will first and foremost say, it’s your wedding and you should absolutely do what is right for you as a couple. No matter what anyone says, always do you. As you’ve started to plan your wedding, the question “Should I do a first look at my wedding?”...

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Top Wedding Trends I Loved in 2019

Top Wedding Trends I Loved in 2019

When you get engaged and start planning a wedding, I’m 100 percent sure your mom or grandma or aunt or someone who happens to be older than you will say, “Wow, weddings sure have changed since I got married.” Even in the three years now since I was engaged and...

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How to Preserve Your Wedding Day Photos

How to Preserve Your Wedding Day Photos

There's no secret here: we live in a digital age. The time of dropping off rolls of film down the chute at your local drugstore has ceased, and digital delivery is now king. I have been using digital delivery for images since my business began simply because it's...

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What to Wear to Your Engagement Session

What to Wear to Your Engagement Session

The number one question I get before an engagement session (besides "where should we go?" of course), is "What should we wear?" Have no fear, as I have some tips for what to wear to your engagement session. These tips are all weather and seasonally dependent, but I...

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How to Choose a Wedding Photographer

How to Choose a Wedding Photographer

Out there in the wedding planning world, there is just as much confusion about how to choose and hire a wedding photographer as there is wedding photographers (at least in my neck of the woods). For most people, this is the first time they've hired a photographer...

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How to Calm Wedding Day Anxiety

How to Calm Wedding Day Anxiety

I am an anxious person. And despite being very in love with my partner and wanting to spend forever with him, the thought of a whole day spent with me as the center of attention made me want to curl up in a ball and go back to bed. Even though we were having a...

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