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Booking an engagement session is a great way for you to work with the photographer who will be shooting your wedding, it’s like getting a test run of what to expect on your big day. But, what exactly can you do with all those fabulous images? Here are 8 ways you can put your engagement […]

8 Uses for Your Engagement Photos

When it comes to wedding photography there is more to it than just your wedding day photos. There are other wedding photo sessions you will want to consider that can help take a lot of stress away on the wedding day. You’ll be nervous and focused on looking your best and having to make sure […]

3 Types of Photo Shoots Every Bride Should Know About

We recently spent FOUR days at Disneyland and California Adventures theme park. In short, we had an absolute blast. We were accompanied by my sister-in-law, Kaitlynn, who is basically a Disneyland guru with her frequent visits over the last few years. Natalie was so brave on all the rides that she rode. While she may […]

Our Family Disneyland Vacation!

Meeting with potential wedding photographer ahead of time is crucial for booking the right photography vendor for your wedding. You’ll put a lot of time and consideration into all the details of your wedding and you want to choose the right photographer who will capture everything the way you envision it. You and your photographer […]

Tips to Prepare for Your Wedding Photography Consultation

Meet Kaitlyn! She is the owner and creative behind Belle Botanical Creations. She specializes in silk, wood, and dried flowers. She designs breathtaking arrangements that can be treasured long after the wedding day. She also designs bridal veils and bridal accessories, both traditional and non-traditional. These veils are a perfect add on to any wedding […]

Belle Botanical Creations

Rain on your wedding day is one of the biggest fears of many soon to be couples but you don’t have to let a little rain get in the way of taking unforgettable photos. The rain can actually add a beautiful and romantic element to your images. Here are three things to keep in mind […]

Tips for Great Wedding Photos, Even If It’s Raining

The first look is a highly popular addition to many weddings day timelines. The first look or sneak peek is the moment when the bride and groom see each other for the first time on their wedding day. No guests, no distractions. It is a very special moment that the bride and groom share that […]

Why You Should Consider Having A “First Look”

Finding the right wedding venue takes a lot of time and research and can often be one of the hardest parts of planning a wedding. You need to make sure that your venue ticks all the right boxes before you make a final decision.  Your venue will influence your budget as well as the atmosphere […]

Things to Consider When Selecting a Wedding Venue

After saying “I do”, reach out to the lovely Penny Covert with Covert Connection to help connect you and your spouse to your dream home! Penny is an Arizona Realtor who is dedicated to helping others find their dream home. Anyone can find and sell a house, but helping others to find the right home […]

Covert Connection

Your wedding day is naturally one of the best days of your life. It consists of all of the little (and big) things that represent you as a couple, a day for all of your friends and loved ones to enjoy and one that you’ll remember forever. There are so many aspects that you need […]

5 Reasons Why Every Bride Needs a Wedding Planner