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Harpers Ferry, West Virginia Engagement

August 6, 2021

Autumn and Daniel’s Harper Ferry, West Virginia engagement session is one that I will never forget! Not only was it beautiful, it was also a little extra special because I have known Autumn since we were in church youth group together. Autumn text me in April asking if I was available October 30th. I had […]

Old Town Alexandria Engagement

June 11, 2021

Christina and Allen’s engagement session in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia was the perfect way to kick off my busy season! The weather was perfect, the light was beautiful, and Christina and Allen are precious as can be! From my first conversation with Christina, I just knew I was going to love working with her and […]

The Barn at Willow Brook Wedding

June 11, 2021

Vivian and Mike shared the most fun and memorable wedding celebration at The Barn at Willow Brook in Leesburg, Virginia. They eloped in Colorado in March 2021, but still wanted to be able to celebrate with their family and friends. It was a beautiful, spring evening at The Barn at Willow Brook in Leesburg. I […]

June 11, 2021

I received an email from Jasmine just a few weeks before her and Daniel’s intimate wedding ceremony at Breaux Vineyards. With Covid causing so many ups and downs with their wedding plans, they finally decided to elope in Mexico. However, they wanted their families to still be part of their special day. They decided to […]

Berryville Virginia Wedding

March 25, 2021

I feel like most of my blog posts for the past year have started out with “due to Covid”. Anybody else feel like the majority of their conversations have started with “Covid”? I’m not alone? Okay, good. Glad we have that cleared up then. Well, it wouldn’t be a blog post in the year we’ve […]

Rockville Maryland Wedding

December 14, 2020

Kelly and Kyle were amongst many of those that had to change plans several times due to the ever changing Covid restrictions. Thankfully, they were finally able to say their vows in December. Amongst close family and friends, they came together for an intimate church ceremony in Rockville, Maryland. While their day was not exactly […]

The Barn at Willow Brook Wedding

December 4, 2020

Rebecca and Tim had the perfect December wedding at The Barn at Willow Brook in Leesburg, Virginia. With so much uncertainty with Covid at the time of their wedding, they weren’t sure how they would move forward. The amazing team at The Barn at Willow Brook pushed through and came up with the perfect plan […]


November 23, 2020

Melissa and Mike had the sweetest November wedding at Caboose Farms in Sabillasville, Maryland. It was a chilly, yet beautiful November evening for them to tie the knot. The day began at Caboose Farms with Melissa and Mike getting ready with their guys and girls. One of my favorite moments during the getting ready portion […]

November 15, 2020

I absolutely love meeting my couples for their engagement session. It is just an added bonus when they choose beautiful location like Old Town Alexandria. Vivian and Mike could not have chosen a more perfect evening for their session. There were storm clouds rolling in, but thankfully we were able to just barely miss the […]

November 13, 2020

I had the best time meeting Cady, Corey, and their sweet pups at the State Arboretum of Virginia for their engagement session. These two were seriously so much fun! I can’t wait for you to scroll down and see for yourself. Cady and Corey met at a fundraiser, but didn’t exchange numbers. So Corey made […]