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Married to my first love, Momma of 2 (Mason and Weston). Dog mom to Tippon. North Carolina born but Virginia lover at heart. 

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Maggie and Neal’s engagement session at James Monroe Highland was one of my favorites. They were both super fun and we laughed the entire time. They also brought their dog, Griffey, with them and he was such a great addition to our day. The Location: James Monroe Highland Engagement sessions at James Monroe Highland end […]

Driskell Wedding

July 2, 2018

It’s no question that technology has taken over the world, and too often it is seen as a bad thing. However, the sweet wedding I had the opportunity to recently photograph shows the value that the internet really has. Geoff and Victoria met through an online dating site and hit it off instantly! They talked […]

You guys! I had the sweetest little newbie visit me last weekend. He was just as excited to see me as I was to see him! How do I know you ask? Well, he didn’t sleep a wink during his session because he didn’t want to miss a moment of hanging out with me. Those […]

I told you guy’s that this wedding was one you wouldn’t want to miss! I am still pinching myself thinking, did this really happen? What a fantastic fun and love filled day we all had. Wedding days are¬†always hectic, there is always something or someone missing and the truth is… it wouldn’t be a wedding […]

You guys! I am seriously melting over here right now. Tonight the most amazing moment happened. Phillip asked Audrey to share the rest of her life with him!? How romantic is that? I am so happy that she said YES. He was so cute and nervous, honestly so was I. It is always exciting when […]

I can’t tell you the excitement and strange noises I get/make when I get an inquiry for a wedding. Really, it’s embarassing! There is just something about love that I can’t contain my excitement about. Margaret was the maid of honor for a previous wedding that I photographed and I instantly remembered her from her […]

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