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2014

the journal

The Chronicles: Love

  My love, People said it would be hard for us.Hard that after dating + engagement long distance for three and a half years, we would still be “blindsided” by what living together would look like. People said, in good meaning, that marriage can be r.o.u.g.h.That marriage = all your weaknesses on full display. But […]

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AN OPEN LETTER OF GRATITUDE: To Stephen, My Love – St Louis, Missouri

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  You know what it’s like.Be it a first hand experience, your present situation, or the observant view of your best friend going through it: planning a wedding is unlike anything else. And I mean that in the best,most endearing,yet quite-possibly-most-stressful-thing-you’ve-ever-donekind of way.  When Stephen and I decided to1) not have a super long engagement2) […]

PERSONAL || Our Boho Backyard Wedding Reception || Rensselaer, Indiana

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  I felt his hand gently brushing up and down my arm.He whispers,“…this is OUR engagement session. Can you believe it?” All the feels course through my body as my mind tries to soak it all in. ——-Besides my natural bias of our story being the best thing,here’s one thing you should know: the way […]

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Looking Back || Our Boho Engagement

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  I felt his hand gently brushing up and down my arm.He whispers, “…this is OUR engagement session. Can you believe it?” All the feels course through my body as my mind tries to soak it all in. (All images by our incredible photographer, Tori Watson Photography!) Now, with less than a month to go […]

The Chronicles Of the Young & In Love: Our Boho Engagement

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  It’s been three months since Stephen pulled off that epic proposal.And I’ll be the first to admit that the way that moment “changes your life as you know it,” is a complete understatement. Someone should have warned me…or tell me again because I get it now… For all the crazy.For all the happy.For all […]

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THE CHRONICLES : 3 Things Wedding Photographers Struggle With While Planning Their Own Wedding

The Chronicles: Love

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  Guys! Did you see? Over on the Instagram, my new found friend – Esther Clark – and I are collaborating on one heck of a GIVEAWAY! I’ve been all heart-eyed over Esther’s work for the past couple months now and I just couldn’t resist any longer. I purchased her “Forever and Always,” print (hullo, […]

GIVEAWAY ALERT: Illustrated Prints & Coffee

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  I swear that starting a new blog series has been on my mind for a while now. And in light of the last month’s events, timing seems only providential. Because a girl in love,who’s obsessed with being “young & free,”wants to invite you alongto dream, share, & processthis thing called lifelove andmarriage. So here’s […]

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Chronicles of the Young and In Love: A First Hand Account || Month 1

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