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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The Best of 2017!- Ohio Wedding Photographer

It’s sure has been one amazing year! As I was going through all of my weddings, engagement sessions, and family sessions, I just felt overwhelmed with gratitude. I’ve always loved all of my clients, but this year, I had such special people come into this business! This year, I was taken everywhere from the shores […]

December 27, 2017

Personal, Real Wedding, Uncategorized

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Goals and Plans- Personal

It’s almost the end of 2017!! Tell me, did you accomplish anything amazing this year? I’ve had some highs and lows, and I’m ready to say Hello to a new year! Looking back on some of the goals I had set, I think I may have been a little ambitious. It’s made me stop and […]

December 22, 2017

Personal

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Is This It?- Personal

Sometimes I think I’ve hit all the milestones I’ll ever hit.   Getting a driver’s license? Check. Officially becoming an adult? Check. Buying my first drink? Check. Falling in love and getting married? Check. Buying a home? Check.   So what’s next? I used to think it was having kids, but that’s not going to […]

December 8, 2017

Personal

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Anniversary Photos- Personal

Our anniversary photos are done! A huge THANK YOU to Natalie Baker Photography for documenting another year for us! All content in this post is copyright of Alayna Parker Photography and can not be used or reproduced without exclusive permission. All images in this post are copyright of Natalie Baker Photography and can not be […]

November 10, 2017

Personal

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Just a Small Shoutout- Personal

Just giving a small shoutout to X Files day! Always was my favorite show and always will be. So here’s to the original Fandom, the founders of Shipping, and the only ever OTP I’ll ever need. All content and images in this post are copyright of Alayna Parker Photography and can not be used or […]

October 13, 2017

Personal

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Vacation- Personal

We got to spend last week in Ocean Isle, North Carolina! It was so wonderful to relax with my family and enjoy time away! I forced myself to leave the laptop at home so I could truly rest and not work. I did bring my camera and one (!!!) lens, but didn’t take a whole […]

September 29, 2017

Personal

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Keeping it Balanced- Personal

I’ve always had a hard time keeping my life balanced. I’m pretty much an “all or nothing” person. And I really don’t mean to be that way! It’s just a flaw in my personality that I’ve dealt with my whole life. I’ve always been good at prioritizing. I know what things are absolutely necessary to […]

September 22, 2017

Personal

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When You’re Told “You Can’t”- Personal

Anybody else feel like everyone in the world is pregnant right now? I am so happy for all of these families and love all the new squishies that are coming into my world! But you guys, I’m crying at least once a week now when I see new announcements pop up. That will never be […]

September 15, 2017

Personal

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What Do You Want for Breakfast- Personal

It’s National Waffle Day. And at the risk of sounding like Leslie Knope, I love waffles. Almost every morning growing up, my mom would make the most amazing Belgian waffles for me and my sister. Sometimes I’d just have butter and syrup. Other times I’d have peanut butter and syrup (don’t knock it til you […]

September 8, 2017

Personal

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Don’t Be Like Me- Personal

Where were you during the eclipse of 2017? Me? I was inside my house editing wedding photos and refilling my prescriptions. Lame. Here’s what happened: We’ve been hearing nothing else but eclipse that, eclipse this, for about a month solid, right? How you need to get the glasses, you need to see it because it […]

August 25, 2017

Personal

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