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Donnie and Miranda had a beautiful cabin wedding in Heber, AZ with their family. It was a sweet evening with them and their family celebrating their marriage. They booked my mini wedding and split the time between their Payson engagement session and the wedding coverage. It was the perfect coverage for them and their day! […]

Donnie & Miranda’s Cabin Wedding in Heber, AZ

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John and Randee’s #FinallyFerguson Klondyke AZ Wedding was full of family, friends, sweet details, gorgeous weather, and fun! Everyone came together at the Canyon View Ranch to celebrate the day and this sweet couple. Everything felt relaxed, natural, and full of celebration! Bridal Details Anyone else love the depth that boots add to a flat […]

John and Randee’s Klondyke AZ Wedding

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Some time ago Align Album, the company I use to create the gorgeous Legacy Albums, featured one of my sample albums on their blog. And somehow I never shared that here!! Doh! Let’s remedy that right away! Align’s blog post about Austin and Tatum’s Legacy Album: The story behind today’s featured album is very touching. […]

Legacy Album: Austin and Tatum’s Cabins on Strawberry Hill Wedding

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This Downtown Phoenix Wedding was full of firsts for me, and I LOVED every single minute of it. Working with Antonio and Sabrina has been a delight in every possible way. Sabrina is organized, full of joy, and on the ball. Antonio is calm, open-hearted, and supportive. They are a powerhouse of a match! The […]

Downtown Phoenix Wedding: Antonio and Sabrina

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John and Brianna’s October Wedding at Cabins on Strawberry Hill was nothing short of incredible. I knew it would be, but it exceeded even my expectations! The team of vendors was amazing, the decor was perfect, the weather was to die for, but even more than that the people who had gathered together to celebrate […]

John & Brianna’s October Wedding at Cabins on Strawberry Hill

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Carson and Kyanna’s Star Barn Wedding was sweet from beginning to end! Even the wind that popped up couldn’t keep spirits down or prevent such a beautiful day of celebration. There were so many tender moments! Star Barn Wedding Prep There is the cutest getting ready rooms at Star Barn. The Bridal suite is so […]

Carson and Kyanna’s Star Barn Wedding

Couple looking at wedding album on the couch, showing their increased connection through their photos

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I believe 100% that there is power in your photos. Power to heal, to connect, to strengthen, and to bring joy! In fact, I don’t just believe it I know it! In the Living Room of my childhood home was my Mother’s beautiful china cabinet, handmade by my Dad. There on the bottom shelf sat […]

The Power in Your Photos

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It’s not often that I get to do a Cabins on Strawberry Hill Mini Wedding, but I love when I do! The couples are always SO sweet and so amazing to work with. Addison and Samantha’s wedding was by no means mini…it was full of family, love, celebration, and fun. Cabins on Strawberry Hill Mini […]

Cabins on Strawberry Hill Mini Wedding: Addison & Samantha

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Chris and Chelsey’s November Wedding at Cabins on Strawberry Hill is not one I will ever forget! This couple, this family, and this wedding had my heart from our first video consultation earlier this year. These are the kind of couples I love buoying up. These are the stories I feel deeply honored to tell. […]

Chris & Chelsey’s November Wedding at Cabins on Strawberry Hill

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You really couldn’t have asked for a prettier morning for a Mesa Temple wedding! With a first look at 7:30am, I got there early to pick a spot and to check the light and had to snap the above shot right away. It was gorgeous (even if it was humid…humid for AZ)!! Abby and Connor […]

Connor and Abby’s Mesa Temple Wedding