Erika + Keegan – Rosy Mound Lake Michigan beach engagement

Kicking off the first day of summer with the prettiest of all beach engagement sessions. Erika, Keegan and I walked up and down hills through the pines until it opened up to the most beautiful Lake Michigan beach. Even though I grew up here in this great lake state, I’m still amazed by the beauty […]

Jun 22, 2017

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Erika + Keegan – Rosy Mound Lake Michigan beach engagement

Kicking off the first day of summer with the prettiest of all beach engagement sessions. Erika, Keegan and I walked up and down hills through the pines until it opened up to the most beautiful Lake Michigan beach. Even though I grew up here in this great lake state, I’m still amazed by the beauty […]

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Jun 22, 2017

Katie + Tony – Michigan beach engagement

I really hit it off with Katie and Tony when I met with them back in January and couldn’t be more excited to photograph their wedding this fall (and take more photos on this beach)! We chose to wait for it to warm up a but and I’m so glad we did because this location […]

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Apr 19, 2017

Mary + Joey – Grand Haven Lighthouse and Pier Michigan Engagement

It was absolutely freezing on that mid-February day on the lakeshore, but it was SO worth it. Mary picked out a gorgeous red dress to compliment the red lighthouse on the Grand Haven pier. The same lighthouse Joey looks at every day while he works as a Coast Guardsman. The weather for this session was […]

Apr 4, 2017

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Mary + Joey – Grand Haven Lighthouse and Pier Michigan Engagement

It was absolutely freezing on that mid-February day on the lakeshore, but it was SO worth it. Mary picked out a gorgeous red dress to compliment the red lighthouse on the Grand Haven pier. The same lighthouse Joey looks at every day while he works as a Coast Guardsman. The weather for this session was […]

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Apr 4, 2017

Engagement session {giveaway!} Grand Rapids, West Michigan Wedding Photographer

AHHH, yay! GUYS. I love giving. And I’m so excited to be giving away a FREE engagement session to an awesome couple. And not only that, I’m also giving away TWO $50 gift cards to TWO lucky people (and, no, you don’t even have to be engaged)! How to enter the win the engagement session […]

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Dec 29, 2016

Stephanie + Chris – Crisp Fall Engagement

When I pulled up to Chris and Stephanie’s house last Saturday I knew I was in the right place because I was greeted by their two labradoodles. 🙂 It was the perfect fall day – this entire fall season has been just so nice. I wish it would last forever. Chris and Stephanie live on […]

Nov 7, 2016

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Stephanie + Chris – Crisp Fall Engagement

When I pulled up to Chris and Stephanie’s house last Saturday I knew I was in the right place because I was greeted by their two labradoodles. 🙂 It was the perfect fall day – this entire fall season has been just so nice. I wish it would last forever. Chris and Stephanie live on […]

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Nov 7, 2016

Emily + Josh – Heart Barn Fall Engagement

Emily and Josh had their first date on July 8th, 2015. Two years later on July 8th, 2017 they will become Mr. and Mrs.! How cool is that? We started their session off at a local park to take advantage of the pretty fall colors before we ended up back home at their farm (making […]

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Oct 30, 2016

Megan + Josh – Pine Forest Engagement

Megan and Josh are the true meaning of down to earth. I’m lucky to have known Megan since our freshman year of high school and now, 10 year later I get to hang out with her and Josh in the woods and take their engagement photos. We started out in the pine trees because it seemed […]

Oct 16, 2016

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Megan + Josh – Pine Forest Engagement

Megan and Josh are the true meaning of down to earth. I’m lucky to have known Megan since our freshman year of high school and now, 10 year later I get to hang out with her and Josh in the woods and take their engagement photos. We started out in the pine trees because it seemed […]

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Oct 16, 2016

Quincee + Adam – Hometown Engagement

My seester is going to be a bride! Yes, my seester. Not my sister, but we pretty much always knew we were going to be sisters because I’ve been dating her brother since I was 15 (we’re married now, I’m lucky). And now it’s her turn to get married. Quincee met Adam at a bonfire […]

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Oct 16, 2016

How I stuck to my wedding budget – free spreadsheet!

Your wedding budget is typically the first major project to knock out when you first start planning for your big day and is also the most overwhelming. And there’s generally no easy way to jump into it. How much do we need to save? Who’s paying for what? Where can we cut back on costs? […]

Sep 7, 2016

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How I stuck to my wedding budget – free spreadsheet!

Your wedding budget is typically the first major project to knock out when you first start planning for your big day and is also the most overwhelming. And there’s generally no easy way to jump into it. How much do we need to save? Who’s paying for what? Where can we cut back on costs? […]

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Sep 7, 2016

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