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So this post is extra super special. You see, Amanda, is my niece (see photo below, far right). She was just a peanut on the day of our wedding! And SO cute. Best flower girl ever! P.S. – Emma – that is you on my lap (whoa). Fast forward to a few months back, and […]

October 13, 2018


2018 started off with a bang this year. The PNW may be cold and rainy and wet and gloomy, but that did NOT stop these two from making the first few months of the year very eventful! Thanks to some amazing LOP clients (thanks Krewedls), Mon-Lin & Scott entered my life. I’m not even kidding […]

April 7, 2018


This was one of those wedding days where you left filled with more love and good feelings than words can describe. He happens to be my husband’s brother and now SHE is officially my sister (although I will note she has felt like one for waaaaaaay longer). I was so honored to tell the story […]

September 11, 2014


BIG, GIANT, EXCITING day tomorrow for my bestie cousin, Mandy. It wasn’t long ago I was standing on the Puente de Triana in Seville, Spain with these two newly engaged lovebirds. NOW, we are one day out from their WEDDING. The forecast looks a little damp for tomorrow (or, you know, Stormwatch 2013), but the day […]

September 27, 2013


Now this was a fun, gorgeous, warm, emotional, loooong overdue day. Well, at least to the guests who made some pretty great toasts about these two! You see, they met back in high school and have been together for about 12 years. Yes, it’s about time. And boy oh boy did they create the most […]

September 19, 2012


Ok – here we go – we are going to wrap up this fab day!  The sun shined, people mingled, and everyone cheered and celebrated Matt and Tammy.  On this day – a new family emerged. I love it! I’m so happy for you all! The venue was gorgeous! And its couldn’t have been a […]

July 26, 2012


As I sit here and begin this blog post – I think to myself, “Where on earth do I begin?”…. Last weekend we and a group of fellow friends, journeyed to Orcas Island to share in this most special day……Matt and Tammy’s wedding. It was a perfectly fabulous weekend. First, we were kid free (thanks […]

July 20, 2012


Remember these two? Melissa and Josh had their engagement session back in May and then took a dreamy trip to Mexico to get married in June. This past weekend they celebrated with friends and family and took a big deep breath and enjoyed their party! Their love is so abundant and their comfort with each other […]

July 10, 2012


This is where I was last night. Documenting the beginning of Jessica and Eric’s marriage! Major fun! And because my kids’ stayed at grandma’s last night, I had this afternoon to start my post-process process (is that a phrase….post-process process?) At any rate, I had to post a sneak peek of this fantastic wedding experience! […]

June 24, 2012


This is Layla and her husband, Andy. They got married on Saturday!!  Can I just exhale before I start writing…..because this picture just makes me want to take a great, big, deep breath! I can feel Layla’s relief, her love for Andy, her comfort and her joy! It pretty much sums up this day!  So […]

October 25, 2011