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July 23, 2019

Where to start? My first meeting with Melissa and Philip was at their engagement session. It was a February evening at Maclay Gardens (the same location as their wedding!), and the park was in full bloom. We wandered around seeking out the prettiest blooms and getting to know one another. I remember leaving that evening, […]

June 13, 2019

FILED IN: People, Weddings

Mimi and Brian were married on a warm sunny afternoon at the Grand Cypress Hotel in Orlando. Beneath the sprawling limbs of an oak tree, they vowed their love to one another as their close family and friends looked on with joy. Mimi is my sister in law’s sister. She is practically family, so the […]

May 3, 2019

FILED IN: People, Weddings

Kelsey and Brice were married on a family farm in Christmas, FL. Their day was filled with thoughtful, beautiful details and an overwhelming focus on glorifying the Lord. Brice’s father performed the ceremony, his sister sang, and there wasn’t a dry eye on the farm. Wedding days like this one make me so thankful for […]

April 8, 2019

FILED IN: People, Weddings

Marc and Erika found my photography through my good friend, Jillian who has been on the pages of this blog many times (1, 2, 3). Erika, a Vermont native turned Tallahassee resident, was sharing with Jillian that she was struggling to find a photographer for her upcoming wedding. Jillian passed my name along, saying “I’m […]

March 1, 2019

Abby and Sam’s engagement session felt a lot more like an afternoon hanging with friends than it did “work.” We started off wandering around Pebble Hill Plantation, which was in full bloom and giving me all the heart eyes! After that we drove to downtown Thomasville to walk the streets and revisit the exact spot […]