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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 were married on June 5, 2021 in a beautiful mountain view ceremony at Barn at Edgewood. (I know, I know I’m a little late on sharing their big day!) I loved, and I mean LOVED, how excited and anxious Neal was to see Maggie. I mean, most grooms are, but Neal was […]

Erin and Justin were officially married in a small family gathering last year (you can view that gallery and read about that day here!) but this Oakdale wedding celebration in Ashland, VA was just as sweet and a whole lot of fun!   I was super excited to finally get Erin & Justin’s family and friends […]

I’ve been eagerly awaiting to share this one and I’m beyond excited to share Brooke & Mark’s Raven’s Roost Overlook Elopement and Garden celebration with you all. Mark proposed to Brooke at Raven’s Roost Overlook in the Blue Ridge Parkway located in Virginia, so when their original wedding plans didn’t work out due to COVID-19 […]

Mary Pat & Tyler are married and they had the most incredible day becoming Mr. and Mrs. White. We started with 3 amazing first looks and I am SO glad that we did them. If you’re on the fence about doing first looks, well, just take a look at their reactions and then make up […]

Sam & Aubrey are married and they had the most incredible intimate wedding ceremony day in every aspect, we truly couldn’t have asked for anything more. Although they had to make a very emotional and challenging decision to postpone their wedding day, they also knew that it wouldn’t stop them from starting their journey together […]

This Stafford, VA intimate ceremony was a beautiful setting for this perfect and sweet love story. I loved from the start how these two interacted with one another. After communicating through email with them both and getting the warm and fuzzies, I couldn’t have expected to fall anymore in love with these two- but I […]

Collin and Nicolle are FINALLY married! Due to the circumstances of 2020, these two had to postpone their grand wedding, but couldn’t wait to make it official, so they opted for a boho inspired micro-wedding this year and they’ll celebrate on their one year in 2021. Fun fact, that means that I will spend three […]

Jennifer and Robert planned this intimate backyard fall wedding before Covid was forcing couples to have smaller weddings and I LOVE that about them! These two are all about family and you could definitely tell. It’s a no brainer that family, and keeping them safe, comes first; and while I love a grand celebration, these […]

Levi and Gabrielle were married in an intimate ceremony on a family friend’s river front property in Warsaw, Virginia on October 10, 2020. Although the day brought a bit of rain, it was an absolutely beautiful day to get married. All the Details You know that I am a sucker for all the details and […]

Mr. & Mrs. McCarthy

September 30, 2020

Melanie & Brandon are MARRIED! I say that with every excitement particle in me that I am capable of. Their day was incredible and I LOVED seeing how many people love them and their excitement too! From the high five as they made their way down the aisle from being announced Husband and Wife to […]

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