Virginia Beach Waterfront Wedding: Allison and Joel

Allison and Joel spent the better part of last year renovating their entire home. Their home that they are so proud of, that they are creating a life together in. When I asked where their wedding venue was it was a no-brainer for them! They choose to marry each other surrounded by tree stumps and lit candles in their backyard. … Read More

Friday Recap- The Instagram Lab

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I shared one of these photographs above on my instagram yesterday for the #theinstagramlab challenge created by the amazing Jenna Kutcher! But if you know me then you know that it’s Foster’s world and I am just living in it! So the photograph on the left is much more accurate! 😉 We were to introduce ourselves as people yesterday, not … Read More

Ten Tips to finding your Wedding Dress: I said Yes to the Dress!

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Yesterday evening was my first wedding dress shopping experience and enthusiastically I said YES to the perfect wedding dress for me that brought tears to my eyes! Even though I have only been to one wedding dress appointment for myself, I feel that I learned a lot with the experience and staying true to myself and what I was falling … Read More

Bay Island Virginia Beach Wedding: Rachel and Mark

Rachel and Mark married in her Grandfather’s back yard over looking the water and First Landing State Park. I fell in love with his vintage decor in the bedrooms, that went perfectly with Rachel’s all lace wedding dress and her sweet canvas flats. This decor also matched the rest of their wedding details as well. From the rustic alter to … Read More

Friday Recap: “Home is the nicest word there is.”

Home is the nicest word there is. – Laura Ingells Wilder. She is right! Just look at the two dogs below, Charlie and Foster! Who wouldn’t want to come home those cute fur babies? They are not the only ones that make our home, our home. My fiancé, Cory, definitely plays a large roll in this house being home to … Read More

Norfolk’s Neon District Engagements: Kacee & Ryan

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Kacee and Ryan showed up to their engagement session in bright colors, to match the Norfolk Arts District, and with their adorable puppy Marley! Everyone knows that I am sucker for dogs so I always love when we include your fur babies into your engagement session for a little while! Just look at my puppy Foster, he gets an entire … Read More