Category Archives: Weddings

Q: Where should I seat my photographer at my wedding?

Q:  Where should I seat my photographer at my wedding? A: The industry standard is that the photographer should be

Sarah & Kevin’s Hindu Wedding

Where to begin!  Sarah and Kevin are about as sweet as can be.  I knew when we met last year that we would get along

Image Processing

One thing that has bugged me for years is when photography trends in image processing just take over the internet.

Published-MN Bride Magazine Look Book

It’s always such an honor when my work gets published, especially when the editors ask me to submit. 

We’re back from our trip!

We were so blessed to have this opportunity! Ashley’s friend just had me as her wedding photographer recently

Perfect Day, Perfect Couple

It’s Tuesday morning, February 13th. I just emailed the slideshow preview to my bride from Saturday’s

Best of 2017 Highlights

2017 was another great year! We had the incredible honor of photographing 15 amazing weddings, 82 photo sessions

Catherine & Andrew’s Engagement Session

It’s been a while since I posted, I know my poor blog gets neglected. But I am really good at posting on

Cranberry Bliss Bars recipe

When I was in Austin a couple of weeks ago my daughter in law asked me if I was going to make cranberry bliss bars for

Pumpkin Cake (Bars) recipe

This recipe is to die for…so pumpkiny and dense! I use freshly grated nutmeg which I think adds a lot to this as

Katie & Jon’s Winehaven Wedding, Chisago City, Minnesota

Katie and Jon are such a great couple in so many ways-they have been such a joy to work with!  They both have such a

Best tasting cake in the world!

So, like many of my cakes, this one started out like this:  I had some left over cream cheese frosting… But I

Fresh new look coming soon!

So I have had the same logo and watermark for about 7 years now…7 years!!!   Seriously, it’s time for

Happy Engagement Season!

Happy Engagement Season! Congratulations to all of the newly engaged couples out there! In honor of this time I thought

Encaustic Fine Art Gallery

Before my photography career took off, (back in the 80’s, and yes I was complete with the big 80’s hair) I

2016 Reflection & Cheers to the New Year!

2016 was another great year, my 28th year of being a wedding photographer. We were blessed with so many wonderful

Lindsay & Adam’s Lake Elmo Wedding

Lindsay and Adam were married in the back yard of their beautiful Lake Elmo home, which is the perfect setting for a

Desiree & Jordan’s Punta Cana Beach wedding

Desiree & Jordan were married on the beach at the Hard Rock Punta Cana Hotel. The staff was wonderful and helped

Lauren & Brandon’s Minneapolis Engagement Session

I know I don’t post on my blog very often, so you know it’s a good one when it makes it on to my blog (or

Galette Des Rois recipe

Also known as King Cake, the Galette Des Rois becomes available in bakeries all over Paris starting in December in

Destination Wedding Planning

Are you planning a destination wedding and wondering if you should be bringing your own photographer with you?  Most