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The Best Gift I’ve Ever Given

Christmas 2016

This past weekend, Ty and I headed home to finally celebrate Christmas with my family. With Christmas being on a Sunday, Momma working in Texas and Daddy working crazy holiday hours for UPS, we just couldn’t make Christmas happen in December. So we planned this weekend in January for all of us to gather at Continue Reading

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Dear Monday

January 23, 2017

Dear Monday, We’re officially back to our regularly scheduled programming with 6 AM wake up calls and cycling all the carbs. Weekends are always such a tease. Maybe I’ll throw in an extra trip to the Post Office (for the third time in three days *eye roll*) and a library run to pick up some Continue Reading

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Wedding Planning | For the Groom

A few weeks ago Ty and I posted a feedback survey seeking advice on topics our readers (just like you) would like to hear more about on the blog this year. One of the most suggested topics was a blog for the groom in the wedding planning phase. I’m not gonna lie, I was a Continue Reading

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Document your Honeymoon Like a Pro

Part 1: Equipment You'll Need

When Ash and I got married I was “involved” in the wedding planning process. But…ultimately Ash was making the final decisions on most things..

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Wedding Film Breakdown: Adam & Meredyth

Premiere Pro CC 2017

There is nothing we love more than sharing brand new wedding films on the blog! We love reading the reactions from our couple and their family and friends as they relive their wedding day in a whole new way!  But what most people don’t realize is how much decision making goes into each final film that Continue Reading

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Dear Monday

January 16, 2017

Dear Monday, You snuck up on us!! It’s been a long time since I’ve woken up and just been plain ‘ole tired. Today is one of those days. Praying for supernatural strength and just a really pleasant attitude today (for Ty’s sake of course ;]) Maybe a little sunshine for good measure too? Haha!!! Dear Continue Reading

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5 Things I’ve Learned this Week

Ty and I lead a community group on Thursday nights and last night we talked about perseverance and what that looks like in our everyday life. From the days when we feel like we’re on the mountaintop (everything is going great) to the days where we feel like we’re in the valley (everything feels like Continue Reading

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5 Things a Wedding Filmmaker Should Consider When Buying a New Camera

This past week Panasonic announced their highly awaited successor to the popular GH4, the GH5 and the internet is buzzing about it. This camera packs a ton of very, very impressive specs, and the sample footage that has been released so far looks downright beautiful. Now, I obviously do not have a GH5 to test, Continue Reading

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2016 Highlight Reel

2016 you were an incredible wedding season for us!! With over 10 photo weddings and 14 video weddings and countless hours of footage logged full of beautiful memories for our couples turned dearest friends to treasure for a lifetime. There’s something so significantly special about capturing once in a lifetime moments. There’s something almost sacred Continue Reading

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Dear Monday

January 9, 2017

Dear Monday, My only wish for you today is to bring temperature above 20 degrees. kthanksbye. Dear The Curated Closet, You are one of the most beautiful books I have ever read!! I love your take on minimalism, living with the essentials but also dressing for who you really are!! Friends, if you’re looking to Continue Reading

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