Everyone knows that wedding photos are incredibly important, but a lesser known- yet just as important- aspect of wedding photography is a bridal session. If you’ve looked at those gorgeous, on-location wedding photos of the bride and groom frolicking on the beach or scaling a mountain, odds are that was actually a bridal session!! I’ll explain why I think bridal sessions are a vital part of wedding photography and how you should reach out to your photographer for more specifics.

Why a Bridal Session is a MUST…


I’m slightly obsessed with learning!! I honestly can’t get enough of gaining knowledge and empowering myself, so that I can pour that knowledge into others! I’ve listed my top five FAVORITE podcasts and books here for YOU, because no matter where you are- just starting or super advanced- you can find truth bombs in all these options! Happy learning, my friends!!

My Top 5 Business books + podcasts

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It’s no secret- I LOVE to travel!! But traveling isn’t always the shiny, glowy Insta photos you imagine. There is LOTS of time waiting in airports, sitting in planes, and trying to remember what time zone you’re in today! I’m sharing my go-to travel tips with you to avoid jet lag and waltz off that plane ready to slay the day!!

The Tiny Traveler 001: How to Avoid Jet Lag LIKE A BOSS


So yeah, i did a thing. I now OFFICIALLY live in southern California! If you had told me last year that I would be moving away from my family and fulfilling my dream of moving to California, I would have laughed like Sarah laughed in Genesis. But that’s the beautiful thing about faith- it’s often acknowledged in ways that are mind-boggling to us, but that make perfect sense to our Creator. Want to know how my I reached my goal in a year?? Get your hopes up, friend, because if I can- YOU CAN!!

How My Life Changed in One Year


Within the first two emails, Dani + I knew we were born to be best friends. It was an instant click for both of us. Over the months of booking, planning, chatting, and getting ridiculously excited together, Ryan, Dani, and I became super close. The kind of close where I randomly FaceTime them just to […]

Ryan + Dani


Ross + Sarah met at work. They described their relationship as a “real life Jim + Pam” and it’s the cutest thing to watch. They’re so kind and tender with each other. It’s so clear that they’re best friends. I just love my couples so much. I’ve been DYING to share this shoot from the […]

Ross + Sarah


These two beautiful humans are some of the wildest, happiest, most adventurous souls I’ve ever freaking met. They flew me out to The Big Island of Hawaii for their intimate, family wedding. They got married on the back lawn of their church, overlooking the ocean with just their families as witnesses. I stole them away […]

Ryan + Corrinne


This might be one of my favorite shoots + couples of all time. From the minute I met Jordan + Lindsay, they were ready for anything + everything. You ready for the love story of the century?! These two met when they were FIVE YEARS OLD, in Sunday School. They started dating in high school, […]

Jordan + Lindsay


I love my job. I love it more than words. I wouldn’t trade this for the WORLD right now. Seriously, not for anything. But it’s not easy. Period. Today, I wanted to give you an unfiltered picture of what it’s like to be a destination photographer.

What I Wish I Could Tell You About Being A Destination Photographer


I think I might shock a lot of people with what I’m about to say… but I wanna talk about ghosting for a minute.

I don’t hate ghosting.

Ghosting: Why I Don’t Hate it & How To Avoid It