The Best Outdoor Wedding Venues in Southern California

After photographing over 50 weddings as well as planning my own wedding in recent years, I consider myself to be a bit of an expert when it comes to Southern California outdoor wedding venues! When it came to my wedding venue search, I knew I wanted a gorgeous nature backdrop to exchange our vows and […]


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How To Get Gorgeous Wedding Photos You’ll Love

Welcome my lovelies to your official BRIDE GUIDE. Yup, that’s right. I was married somewhat recently in the past year and a half and as someone who has been through it myself and witnessed dozens of weddings to date, these are the things I wish someone had told me prior to my big day.


How To Choose Your Wedding Photographer

You’ve said yes to the love of your life, your dream wedding venue and now you’re on the hunt for your perfect wedding photographer. When choosing your wedding photographer, there’s a few things you should consider to ensure you find ✨THE ONE✨ Step 1) Identify the photography style you’re drawn to. Photographers typically fall into […]


What To Wear For Your Engagement Session

Engagement sessions are such a fun way to show off your personal style. I understand that it can seem overwhelming when trying to decide what to wear – there are so many options and possibilities! Come prepared with at least one casual look and a more formal look prepared. But what exactly does “casual” and […]


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7 Things to Consider When Choosing Your Wedding Venue

One of the first decisions you make after getting engaged is choosing your wedding venue. There are many things to consider when deciding where you want to host your wedding and the venue is honestly SUCH a big deal because it determines things like how your photos will look and feel and sets the tone […]


Recommended Vendors

These are a few wedding vendors that I’ve worked with, know and trust! Planners: Now and Forever Love At Your Door Events Blush Events Breezy Day Weddings Videographers: Monroe Films Love is Wed AM Wedding Film Co. DJs: Dart Collective Red Shoe Oh Watta Night Florals: Peony and Plum City Flowers Flora & Fauna Breezy […]


5 Incredible Locations To Elope In The US

Maybe you’re familiar with the concept of eloping or perhaps you don’t even know what it means to elope. I’m here to clear some things up and provide a little elopement inspiration with some of my favorite locations to elope to in the US!


Unique Wedding Guest Book Ideas

One of the most popular wedding guest book trends I’ve seen for 2020 are the signable wall decor guest books. Find one like the Salems’ on Etsy.


Planning Your Wedding During a Pandemic

What a time to be alive?!? Where to begin. Well, I’ll start with hopes that you are staying safe amidst the panic, fear, and general misinformation that is making the rounds right now. I think it’s important to note that while the media and viral videos have been promoting fear-mongering, it’s more important than ever […]


Five Dreamy Wedding Venues In Southern California

Looking for a dreamy wedding venue for the day you say “I do”? We’ve got you. Check out these real-life wedding venues in Southern California that are the stuff fairytales are made of. These wedding venues are enchanting and magical and will have you and your guests captivated. Wayfarers Chapel This glass chapel is the […]


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