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Lauren is one of my good friends for 17 years! We met at work when you both used to work at Zante Bar in Illinois. Lauren moved to Arizona, and through mutual friends, she met her future hubby, Jason. I got the privilege to take these moments for them at Boojum Tree Hidden Gardens, and […]

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Isn’t it awesome when a wedding can be classy and elegant and then turn into one giant big old party?! Weddings like these are so much fun! I decided to share the whole wedding album so you can see the loving and magical day Madeline and Bill had! Danada house was where the reception resided, […]

June 15, 2021

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Are you getting married anytime soon? Don’t know what to expect on your big day? That’s okay! Our bride Nichole has some advice to give that can be a game-changer on your wedding day, and you can also discover some great vendors to consider for your own!A little backstory on the couple, Nichole and James […]

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I love weddings so much! Weddings are my favorite to work with because of all the love, but when I get to work with a family with this much love, then I’m a happy camper! I mean, it’s just so easy to capture the moment when a family like this comes along. Lisa and her […]

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Chelsea and Kaitlin melted my heart in the past weekend! We first met at Their apartment so we can have a little family photo session with the Doggos! We made sure to walk them before the fun started! As we Walked around Chicago, we had to stop at Ritual coffee house for a cup of […]

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When you think of weddings what do you see? I see lots of fun, love, and joyous times! This elegant and classy Wedding is a perfect representation of that! Of course Gretchen and Neil had a dash of funny and goofy moments between the two and pretty much everyone else around them. The love between […]