Category Archives: Helpful Tips

One of the most challenging (and fun) parts of wedding photography is bridal party portraits.  You want them to be fun, to show off all those fabulous dresses and handsome get-ups and to stand out creatively.  When you go through the gauntlet of formal wedding pictures post-ceremony, let your photographer be a little unorthodox and…

There’s an Austin-based musician that is known for his prolific (and unconventional) songwriting skills.  You may have heard of him, Bob Schneider.  Brian, my husband, introduced me to his music 11 years ago when we began dating (the 5 min. we dated before we got married -we’re fast movers) and ever since Bob has provided…

What’s that verse?  Either be hot or cold, but don’t be lukewarm.  Something like that. That doesn’t just go for faith, that goes for all areas of life. Have a point of view.  Be passionate.  Commit to your preference or opinion, because -you know what?- it’s valid. Own it, Sister! That doesn’t mean you have…

Not all dessert bars are created equal.  You’ve seen these type of set ups all over Pinterest and in the wedding magazines, but I wanted to share the difference between a “regular” dessert bar and what Dessert Divas, an Austin, TX based company, does that will take your party and sweets to a whole new level of…

Wedding planning can be a big, scary thing.  There’s a lot of moving parts, there are lots of people involved, there’s a lot of money being budgeted, and most brides haven’t a clue where to start.  It kind of feels like assembling an airplane and setting a launch date. SCA-RY. But it doesn’t need to…

If you’re like me, you’ve gone to the hair dressers armed with several photos of celebrities with a certain hairstyle you like and want to replicate and then ….left the salon crest-fallen because you don’t look just like Charlize Theron or Megan Fox. I mean, their hair looked awesome -and that’s the inspiration photo you…