Weddings

Lee University Chapel Wedding: Mackenzie + Jordan

This wedding at Lee University Chapel and White Wing Bookstore was pulled together with so much elegance!  From the purple and pink highlights to the beautiful and unique florals I was in love!  My favorite moment of the day was at the reception. The crowd was silent as the video played stories about the bride… Continue reading Lee University Chapel Wedding: Mackenzie + Jordan

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River’s Edge Venue in Chattanooga: Brandon + Courtney

I walked in the door of River's Edge Venue with all my gear in tow and as soon as I saw Courtney I dropped everything.  We both burst into tears and hugged.  Actually, we squealed like little girls and then burst into tears and hugged.  A few bridesmaids even came to see what was wrong,… Continue reading River’s Edge Venue in Chattanooga: Brandon + Courtney

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Howe Farms Wedding: Chad + Haylei

"I love you, with no spaces" is all that Chad needed to say during their vows as he fought back tears to convey the love he has for Haylei.  There is no space for any doubt that Haylei and Chad have an intangible bond.  They have a spark, a connection that words can't really touch.… Continue reading Howe Farms Wedding: Chad + Haylei

Wedding Planning & Tips

Candlelight Ridge: Vendor Open House

If you are looking for the perfect venue for a woodsy, whimsical fairytale wedding I have found the perfect place for you! Sitting at the base of a mountain in a magical forest sits this wonderful event and wedding venue, Candlelight Ridge. The trees surround a gorgeous, tented pavilion with the cutest stone cottage you have… Continue reading Candlelight Ridge: Vendor Open House

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Venue 208 Vow Renewal: Sherri + Jud

He pulled her close and whispered in her ear and she giggled with the enthusiasm and happiness of her 18 year old self. He looked at her like a soldier looked at home after a long time away with love, admiration, and longing. As they walked down the street of their hometown, Chatsworth, Georgia, Jud… Continue reading Venue 208 Vow Renewal: Sherri + Jud

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The Gray Dove: Riley + Allie

Riley looked at Allie with intensity and tenderness. They were on the dance floor and as I followed them through my viewfinder I got chill bumps. There is no question he is the love of her life and she is the woman of his dreams. To watch them dance was fascinating and fun. Rarely do… Continue reading The Gray Dove: Riley + Allie

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Waterhouse Pavilion: Chris + Heather

There wasn't a dry eye in the house.  As Heather walked down the aisle you could see the emotion in Chris's eyes, but if you looked slightly to the right and down you would see Heather's son losing it.  Her sweet boy was crying as he watched his beautiful Mom marry the love of her… Continue reading Waterhouse Pavilion: Chris + Heather

Wedding Planning & Tips

Wedding: Splurge vs Save

There are SO MANY choices to make when you are planning a wedding. You have to pick vendors, then you have to pick packages and price ranges and then you often have to pick more details based on you budget and what they offer.   It’s crazy!  To make things harder, most of us don’t have… Continue reading Wedding: Splurge vs Save

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Bluff View Wedding: Carla + Scott

Sydney watched her father standing with Carla as the officiant was speaking.  I could tell from her face she was so happy for them.  It was chilly, but she was willing to brave the cold to be there close to her father and the man who raised her.  The officiant was speaking about how happy… Continue reading Bluff View Wedding: Carla + Scott

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Howe Farms Apple Barn: Cody + Kelsey

Kelsey took a deep breath.   She looked out and saw her Dad, her hero, facing away from her and waiting to see her.  This is her wedding day and she was simply glowing.  Her Dad turned around and instantly tears welled up in his eyes.  Kelsey looked into those tear filled eyes and through her… Continue reading Howe Farms Apple Barn: Cody + Kelsey