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Welcome friend! Grab a cup of coffee and stay a while if you want! I hope you find some sweet love stories and images that make you excited for your day, some helpful wedding planning tips, or a new lifestyle hack you can't wait to try! I love sharing anything I find that I think could help you or make your life a little easier :) I hope I can just do that with this little space on the internet!

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My favorite tried and true locations for engagement sessions in Cleveland if you have no clue where to go!

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cleveland wedding couple

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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 Planning

highfields event center

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Weddings

Highfields Event Center Wedding Natalie and Sam Spicer tied the knot at the gorgeous Highfields Event Center in Hudson, OH right at the beginning of Fall. Oh my word, their day could not have been any more beautiful! The weather was gorgeous, their venue was stunning, and each detail had so much intention behind it. […]

Highfields Event Center

cleveland wedding photographer

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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

Engagements

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Weddings

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

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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

Wedding Planning

Cleveland Ohio Engagement

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Engagements

Sunday, March 1st truly showed up with some beautiful sunshine for Mara and Dylan’s engagement session! They chose to have their session at Camp Asbury where Dylan works. I had never been there before, and when Ethan and I got there, we spent the first 30 minutes exploring and scouting out the best locations for […]

Mara & Dylan | Winter Camp Asbury Engagement Session

Cleveland Engagement Photographer

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Here are 4 reasons that it is so important to really connect with your wedding photographer! You’ll have much better photos, you’ll be more comfortable in front of the camera, and the truth is? You actually spend more time with your wedding photographer on your big day, so it’s really important that you feel like you’re comfortable around this person! Read more to learn about this 🙂

Why You Need To Connect With Your Wedding Photographer

Wedding Planning