Latest Blog Posts

Sidecut Engagement Photos with Dog

Jenna and Anthony are such a cute couple! I loved starting their session with a RAINBOW and ending it with a gorgeous post-storm sunset! The weather was looking a little sketchy for their fall engagement photos at Side Cut and I am so happy we had a little window of rain-free weather to do their…
READ MORE Sidecut Engagement Photos with Dog

Everhart Gathering Place Wedding

Hana and Anthony had the cutest winter wonderland wedding on Saturday at Everhart Gathering Place. The two met at a local hospital’s emergency room – they are both registered nurses and met when Anthony started working in the same department as Hana. Their first date was at East Harbor State Park walking along the water….
READ MORE Everhart Gathering Place Wedding

November Wedding at City View Toledo

Carrie and Tony had such a fun-filled and snowy wedding day on Saturday. It was incredible seeing the families merge together and celebrate with so many tears and such joy. I loved spending the day with these guys and their sendoff after the ceremony was so adorable with big Hallmark movie-like snowflakes filling the air….
READ MORE November Wedding at City View Toledo

Fall Wedding at Camp Woodbury

Andie and Colin met at a house party at the start of both of their junior years of college in 2016. As Andie said, “We hit it off right away over our shared love of Star Wars and MSU football. Colin was so easy to talk to and it felt like he was an old…
READ MORE Fall Wedding at Camp Woodbury

Fall Wedding at City View Event Center

Megan and Everette had an absolutely amazing wedding at City View Event Center. Their wedding can closest be described as a “Whimsical Garden” with colors including rust, terracotta, ivory, pine, olive, and deep purples. The pair decided to go with gorgeous ground flowers at the ceremony in place of an arch to create a garden…
READ MORE Fall Wedding at City View Event Center

Belmont Country Club Wedding

Ashley and Craig met in 2005 during confirmation classes at Grace Lutheran Church. Ashley noticed Craig’s shaggy blond hair and laugh lines when he smiled, and thought, “I really want to know this guy better.” Craig took note of Ashley’s bright smile and warm laugh; he definitely found her attractive. Throughout junior high and high…
READ MORE Belmont Country Club Wedding

Nazareth Hall Fall Wedding

Emily and Eric had the most wonderful wedding on Friday evening. They had the most perfect fall colors and weather to complement their outdoor ceremony in the Grotto. The couple chose Nazareth Hall because it gave both an outdoorsy vibe that Eric enjoys and a historical setting that Emily loves! Their stunning wedding colors were…
READ MORE Nazareth Hall Fall Wedding

Chicago Engagement Session

Earlier this year, I traveled to Chicago for Hannah and Kevin’s engagement session. I had such a fun time spending the afternoon with them exploring the place they call home and getting to be in a city I love. We had a beautiful, sunny day and I traveled with the pair from location to location…
READ MORE Chicago Engagement Session

Fall Wedding at Stone Ridge

Beth and Jon had the most perfect day on Friday at Stone Ridge. Beth, a big lover of fall, chose a gorgeous color palette and mentioned to me that one of her favorite days is the first day of fall, which took place the day before their wedding. But how she had a new favorite…
READ MORE Fall Wedding at Stone Ridge

Registry Bistro Summer Wedding

Niki and Matt had an absolutely stunning day at Registry Bistro on Saturday! They incorporated good beer, plants, chickens, and amazing food into their night and it was absolutely spectacular seeing them enjoying it surrounded by friends and family under bistro lights. These two have a farmhouse with chickens and cats and dogs and all…
READ MORE Registry Bistro Summer Wedding

Maumee Bay Summer Wedding

Lisa and Luke had a beautiful two-part wedding: the ceremony occurred in October of 2021 and the reception in August of 2022. Both days were absolutely perfect and it was such an honor to be a part of their unique celebration! I absolutely loved how it all came full circle – Lisa and Luke met…
READ MORE Maumee Bay Summer Wedding
toledo country club wedding

TCC Summer Wedding

Catherine and Petr had such a wonderful day last weekend at Toledo Country Club! Catherine’s parents and family had a summer full of weddings – all three children got married this summer and then it all came full circle last Saturday when Catherine and Petr held their ceremony and reception at Toledo Country Club –…
READ MORE TCC Summer Wedding

Toledo Zoo Aquarium Wedding

Lisa and Matt had an absolutely incredible day on Saturday for their Toledo Zoo wedding. Matt is Lisa’s brother-in-law’s best friend and Lisa and Matt first met at their house warming party. Lisa’s sister and her husband found out they both had crushes on each other and convinced the two to start texting. A few…
READ MORE Toledo Zoo Aquarium Wedding

Ottawa Hills, Ohio Wedding

Courtney and Jonathan were married Saturday in Ottawa Hills, Ohio in a beautiful backyard. I couldn’t believe these two had perfect weather for their day, especially when 90+ degree days bookended their wedding day. It was incredible to see their family and friends come together, witness their heartfelt vows, and hear their laughs and giggles….
READ MORE Ottawa Hills, Ohio Wedding

Nazareth Hall Outdoor Wedding

What an awesome day! Saturday at Nazareth Hall was Kayley and Steve’s wedding day, and it was so much fun! They had ballroom dancing and we had so much fun with the bridesmaids and groomsmen before the wedding being goofy and getting weird for pictures. I loved their wine bottle and floral centerpieces and dog…
READ MORE Nazareth Hall Outdoor Wedding

Sidecut Spring Engagement Photos

What a fun day! Back in late April, I got to spend the evening with Lexi and Zack and their puppy and capture some fun engagement photos at Side Cut Park in Maumee! I loved getting to know these two better, spending all kinds of fun with them and their dog, and adventuring through the…
READ MORE Sidecut Spring Engagement Photos

Jewish Wedding with Sunset Photos

Where do I even begin?! Sunday was an absolutely incredible day with Helen and Kris! Their Jewish wedding was held at a very important synagogue near and dear to their hearts and the location of the place Kris asked Helen to be his wife. The two went on a canoe trip there and Kris proposed…
READ MORE Jewish Wedding with Sunset Photos

Wildwood Wedding at the Manor House

Megan and Tim first met during an internship at a company in Toledo, Betco Corporation, while they were both attending the University of Toledo. Megan actually filmed Tim for one of Betco’s promotional videos! As Megan put it, “as exhilarating as this shared experience was, we lost touch. However, a couple of months later we…
READ MORE Wildwood Wedding at the Manor House

Weddings – Who Pays for What?

While planning a lavish event such as a wedding, there are many different vendors and venues required in order to have all the special and perfect details. Finding THE dress, photographer, and Pinterest-worthy flowers all come with a price tag. Many couples accept the generous contributions of their parents or caregivers, but what are the…
READ MORE Weddings – Who Pays for What?
bgsu engagement photos

Spring Engagement Photos at BGSU

It was a windy weekend in April when Emily and Eric had their engagement photos taken. Let’s be real though – when ISN’T it windy at BGSU?! These two met on campus (at McDonald Hall) and became Falcon Flames. My little BGSU alumni heart flutters just thinking about it! We walked around campus and found…
READ MORE Spring Engagement Photos at BGSU