couple looking at each other and smiling

read the blog

There is really nothing quite like a Squire’s Castle Engagement Session in the Fall. The leaves are changing, the trees are gorgeous, and of course, you get a castle as your backdrop. Let’s be honest, you can’t really go wrong with engagement photos at a castle, right? Squire’s Castle is one of my absolute favorite […]

Squire’s Castle Engagement Session

read the blog

Sharing some of my favorite $15 and under gifts for stocking stuffers, gift exchanges, or if you’re just on a budget this year! It’s that time of year again! Our inboxes are flooded with all the deals, we’re making a list and checking it twice, and things are getting a little crazy. Today, I rounded […]

$15 And Under Gifts | Holiday Guide

15 and under gifts

read the blog

I’m sharing my favorite tips for a better morning because honestly? I hate waking up early in the morning. But once I’m up, awake, and ready, I LOVE the excitement of a new day, and a fresh morning to get things done. Something that has really changed how my day goes is starting off my […]

Tips For A Better Morning

read the blog

If you’re looking for some of the best locations for your Cleveland engagement session, here is a roundup of some of my favorites! Be sure to snag my FREE engagement location styled guide that includes different locations depending on what style you are going for with your sessions!

Best Cleveland Engagement Session Locations

cleveland-engagement-session
couple sitting on stairs and looking at each other

read the blog

I get it, adding another thing to your wedding to-do list? No thanks! Especially if it’s something you have to drag your fiancé to for an hour with an engagement photographer. Most guys aren’t dying to pose in front of a camera for an hour. I completely understand! All that said, I do think there are so many great benefits to having an engagement session. So if you’re one the fence about taking engagement photos, I hope this helps you gain some clarity on what some of the benefits of getting engagement photos taken are!

5 Reasons To Take Engagement Photos

read the blog

Sam and Natalie are two of the sweetest humans you will ever meet! They’re a couple that makes me feel lucky to get to be doing this! You can just tell how much they love each other, and when you’re around them you can’t help but feel ALL the feels. Check out their Acacia Reservation engagement session!

Acacia Reservation Metroparks | Engagement

cleveland wedding photographer

read the blog

Let’s talk about that wellness industry buzzword that, let’s be honest, we’ve probably heard too many times to count: self-care. It’s been all the rage for the past few years, and it’s no secret that social media has curated some unrealistic expectations for what this should look like. We’ve seen the exotic trips, green juices, fancy spa days, the insane yoga poses – and while I’m sure these things were created with the intent to inspire us to want more for ourselves, the sad truth is that a lot of times, these same things create insecurities and self-doubt. We compare ourselves to that stranger’s life on social media intentionally or unintentionally and think we’re doing it all wrong. Here are 3 simple ways to practice self care every day!

3 Easy Ways To Practice Self-Care Everyday

read the blog

Kimberly and Bryan’s beautiful summer wedding at The Lakehouse Inn on Geneva On The Lake will truly be one for the books! Check out their beautiful wedding day here!

Lakehouse Inn, Geneva OH Wedding | The Ricciardos

read the blog

I can’t believe it’s been a little over 4 years since I sat down and wrote my own wedding vows – a few hours before our wedding began. That’s right, I wrote my wedding vows not just on our wedding day, but a few hours before our ceremony, in my wedding robe, hair and makeup done. Today, I’m sharing 4 Do’s and Don’ts for writing your own wedding vows!

Do’s and Don’ts for Writing Your Own Wedding Vows

read the blog

The week of your wedding is usually the craziest, most exciting, and fast paced whirlwind of your wedding experience! You’re so close to the actual day and all of the anticipation is brewing, but it still feels like there are a million things left to do, you want to get it all done and not turn into a total bridezilla at the last minute. I have been there, friend! Here are a few things that you’ll want to tackle before your wedding day so that the day itself goes more smoothly, and you can enjoy it stress free – cause who doesn’t want that, right?

5 Tips For The Week Of Your Wedding

Wedding Week Tips, Yogi Smith Photography

let's be friends on

Instagram

cleveland wedding photographer