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I don’t actually know a Frank, but I have to be frank with you right now. I’ve spent the last seven months avoiding this awkward conversation because it just isn’t the easiest of talks to have with people. But it’s time. People constantly ask me what brought me to Ohio. “Why Jackson?” The questions go […]

February 19, 2019

Why Jackson? | Loss and Mourning

I’m honestly not normally a snow globe kind of person, but as I walked around Target the other week while visiting Columbus, I came across something sparkly. It was a snow globe showcasing Christmas in Paris. Seconds after picking it up, so many memories came rushing in. I was envisioning my bus ride to Paris […]

December 26, 2018

Christmas in Paris | Columbus Wedding Photographer

If you’re on a search for a great selection of brews on tap, or just looking for an incredibly aesthetically pleasing roadhouse, Bird Dog Roadhouse in Cape Elizabeth, Maine is the place you need to visit! They have great food. The drinks are delicious. Oh, and the staff is super kind! I couldn’t have asked […]

January 29, 2018

For the New England Foodie: Bird Dog Roadhouse in Cape Elizabeth

Y’all. It’s been literally years since visiting California, and oh man. It’s totally different having a Socal wedding photographer experience! I came out to Los Angeles for a photographer business workshop, and you guys… California is SO good for the soul. I mean seriously. I don’t know if it was the food, the fresh coastal […]

September 24, 2017

Socal Wedding Photographer Experience

Just about a month ago, I decided to go on a Downtown Portland Maine Day Trip. This probably sounds crazy because I still had to, you know, drive 15 hours from North Carolina. But if you’re someone that knows me, this is actually pretty norm for my trip ideas. One thing I wish I would […]

May 25, 2017

Downtown Portland Maine Day Trip | Destination Wedding Photographer

As I began to proof read everything, I thought I would share the worship song I’m listening to right now: Feel free to play it as you read through what I’m sharing with you! This is going to be long, so I’ll just apologize right now. I shared it on my personal Facebook page a little […]

April 27, 2017

Letting Bad Relationships Go | Marriage Series

It’s always when I’m amongst dozens of strangers that I find God. It’s when I’m amongst the chaos of the every day living, when I’m able to just take a step back and observe everyone, that I find my faith. It’s stepping into the unknown, in full surrender, that I find my strength. Over the last […]

April 16, 2017

When God Guides You Home | Maine Adventures

The Palo Alto Plantation was the largest plantation back in the 1800s! (You can find more of it’s history here!) And now it’s the perfect location for an intimate wedding! Being just minutes away from the cute town of Swansboro, your guests will have the perfect getaway spot to stay at right near the ocean. […]

March 8, 2017

The Palo Alto Plantation | Swansboro Intimate Wedding Photographer