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Here you can find recent story sessions, love stories, or even updates on my life! After all, what is a world without stories? Here are some of mine.

Amanda + Kyle – Brackett’s Crossing Country Club Wedding

You could not find two people more perfectly matched or well suited for each other. There are no kinder souls than theirs and their day was absolutely beautiful. Take a peek at their beautiful first look – when a groom cries you know its true love!

Amanda + Luke’s Creekside Farm Wedding

Amanda + Luke got to tie the knot at one of my personal dream venue locations in Minnesota. Creekside offered us so many beautiful backdrops – fields, flowers, forests, hiking paths, rivers, bridges, and – my personal favorite – Willow trees. I knew Amanda in high school and it was so great reconnecting and documenting […]

Mija + Taylor’s Pinewood Wedding

Mija + Taylor got married at Pinewood Weddings and Events in Cambridge – a modern venue set again a pine forest with all the cozy and comfy touches. They had to plan this wedding over and over until Covid gave them enough of a break to finally get married. These two were meant for each […]

Kristen + Tanner – Celeste Hotel St Paul

Planning a Covid wedding is no small feat. Kristen + Tanner worked hard to keep their wedding hopes high and they wound up with a beautiful winter day at the Celeste hotel in St Paul. It may not have been their original plan, but I like to think this turned out even better than original […]

Foster Care Update : February 2021

Well friends it finally happened…

I got the call and about 2 hours later my first 3 kids were arriving. And y’all – I was signed up for kids 4-10 and was given 9, 13, and 15. Insert big eyes here. Going from living alone to a household of four was jarring but completely welcome. I wasn’t ready to navigate teenhood, but really who is, and I am up for a challenge.

2020 Wedding Highlights

WHAT. A. YEAR.Never in my wildest dreams did I think a worldwide pandemic would hit during my lifetime. But here we are. And love persisted in wild and beautiful ways. Take a peek at all of the amazing love stories I got to photograph this year despite the world pandemic-ing around them!