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Jessica & Jake: Engagement Session

Jessica and Jake are a delightful couple, full of tenderness and love, with a healthy dose of fun and laughter thrown in. I love Jake’s hat; it suits his personality perfectly, and adds a little something unique to their session. Laughter. Kissing. More kissing. And a little bit of sultry, too… More tenderness… More kissing… […]

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Whitney & Frank’s Wedding!

Once upon a time, a beautiful girl named Whitney vacationed with her family in the tropical paradise known as Hawaii. While there, she met a charming and handsome young Navy man stationed at Pearl Harbor. It was as close to love at first sight as it comes. By the end of their first date, Frankie […]

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Sarah & Justin’s Wedding!

On Friday night, my youngest niece became a Mrs. How is it possible that this much time has gone by?  I babysat this little girl, kissed boo-boos, and at one point in her life, I was THE coolest person in her life — or at least she acted like she thought that when she came […]

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Elizabeth & Terry’s Wedding!

Elizabeth says about herself, “I’m not dramatic; I am just passionate about life!” She is fun and outgoing — perfectly suited for her work as a children’s minister. She says, Terry is a down-to-earth, duck-hunting mechanical engineer. They are very different, but very much alike in the ways that count: their faith, their priorities, and […]

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Susan & Craig’s Wedding!

When I spoke to Susan on Friday, the day before her wedding to Craig, the weather forecast called for thunderstorms. I asked if she had a alternative rain plan, and she said she did, and that earlier in the week, she had been praying for good weather, but then realized that it really didn’t matter […]

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Amber & Skylar’s Wedding!

We met Skylar and Amber a few years ago because they are friends with our son Brandon. They’re all still good friends, and Brandon and his fiancée Diane were in attendants in Skylar and Amber’s wedding! I think Brandon found it amusing to watch us at work. He told me, “I actually saw you hiding […]