I'm a lover of love who is addicted to Starbucks and goes through weekly phases of favorite foods. I'm a wifey to a firefighter and a dogmom to a grumpy Whippet. I love having lunch dates and dream of traveling the world.


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Finally I’m Free- Personal

  I recently had a conversation with a potential client. In the course of talking with this person, they mentioned how they’re going through some financial difficulties and it’s kind of bad timing to be faced with paying for a wedding. They also mentioned that they found another photographer who would be able to shoot […]

August 18, 2017


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The Links at Groveport Wedding- Victor and Julia

  I had such a great time being able to shoot alongside Nicole with Nicole Akers Photography back in May! Victor and Julia had a gorgeous day to celebrate their marriage with all of their family and friends! A huge Thank You to all the vendors who worked so hard to make this a gorgeous […]

August 16, 2017

Real Wedding

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When it Comes to Your Family Portraits- Wedding Planning Tips

  One of the highlights of the wedding day is the family portrait time! Most often, it’s a rare day that all of your family members come from near and far to celebrate! But, with that comes lots of opinions and lots of people wanting to get in on photos. Here’s a few suggestions on […]

August 14, 2017

Wedding Planning

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Respect- Personal

  Let me start off by saying that this post is not about anyone or any wedding in particular. This is a culmination of things both I and others in the wedding photography industry have experienced personally. Imagine the following scenario. You’ve hired a photographer to capture the most important day of your life. You’ve […]

August 11, 2017


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Orrmont Estate Wedding- Jeremy and Audrey

  I had such a great time being able to shoot alongside Kelsie with Kelsie Lynn Photography back in May! Jeremy and Audrey decided to have a first look, and I loved every second of it! They were so excited to see each other and be able to have some time to themselves. This gorgeous […]

August 9, 2017

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Making Your Site Personal- Photography Business Education

  Of course you know it’s important to have a website, but it’s also important to make your site personal. Here are some ways you can do that! Headshots. Have a professional headshot session done. Notice I said professional. Don’t just settle for your tripod and a remote. Or having just anyone take a few […]

August 8, 2017

Photography Business

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Why an Engagement Session is Vital For Your Wedding Day- Wedding Planning Tips

Most often the very first experience you’ll have with portraits relating to your wedding day is the engagement session! Here’s why it’s important to me to make sure this has a part in your wedding planning journey. I include a complimentary engagement session with all of my wedding bookings. It’s much more than just so […]

August 7, 2017

Wedding Planning

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Is Community Over Competition Really a Good Idea?- Personal

  Maybe you’ve heard things about a new movement in the creative industry- the idea of promoting community over competition. But is that really something you should be involved in? In short, yes. And here’s why I wholeheartedly believe in it. I’ll start out with a confession. I can be an envious person. I grew […]

August 4, 2017

Personal, Photography Business

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F1 Sound- Vendor Love

  If you’re getting married in the northwest part of Ohio, F1 Sound is a great DJ service to book! I worked with Tyler at Bruno and Alyssa’s wedding in July. They were so entertaining! They kept the party going, and even got down on the floor with the guests too! They definitely made my […]

August 3, 2017

Vendor Love, Wedding Planning, Wedding Vendors

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Walter Commons Wedding- Andrew and Amy

Saturday was such a gorgeous day! Andrew and Amy had great weather and the most wonderful people surrounding them! I started my day being warmly welcomed into Andrew’s childhood home. I secretly wished I had room in my belly for the most delicious looking breakfast. It was a laid back morning for Andrew with all […]

August 2, 2017

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