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All four of my September weddings this year were out of town, and this one brought me all the way to Osakis! Matt and Charnell are the sweetest, most awesome people ever, and I guess I’d drive anywhere for these two! This cute little red barn is right next to their house, and there was […]

Matt + Charnell | Osakis Wedding Photographer

Sep 26, 2019

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This session was a gift from Grandma to her son and daughter-in-law! I’ve been working with this family for quite a few years now, as I get to photograph this sweet girl’s cousin every year, and felt so honored to now work with another member of the family! Grandma was definitely the secret sauce for […]

Shakopee Children Photographer

Sep 20, 2019

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I arrived in the cute little town of Rochester super excited to shoot at this new location. Ted and Sam’s wedding took place at the stunning Plummer House. My jaw hit the ground when I saw how beautiful the property was. The English Style Tudor look is one of my favorites! Sam’s mom wrote her […]

Ted + Sam | Plummer House Wedding

Sep 18, 2019

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When I went to Australia in March (for the most amazing engagement session), my client set me up on google so I could start getting reviews! I emailed a few clients, and got the sweetest reviews right away! Here are some of my favorite 2019 lifestyle/family reviews! Poly is the epitome of what happens when […]

My Favorite 2019 Lifestyle Reviews

Sep 13, 2019

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The first time I met Max was at his sister’s wedding, over a year ago. He was probably only a bit taller me at that point. So imagine my surprise when he shows up for his senior session all grown up, looking tall and super handsome (sorry Max, not trying to embarrass you haha)! We […]

Max | Class of 2020

Sep 9, 2019

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This momma nailed it with this beautiful, flowy dress. The sun kissing her and making her glow :-). The picture didn’t show it as well as I would have liked, but the dress was actually more “rainbow” like in person. I’m so thrilled for this family and can’t wait to meet the newest addition! This […]

The M Family

Sep 6, 2019

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One of my favorite couples EVER! Seb and Sheena met in Australia over nine years ago, and have been inseparable pretty much ever since. They actually flew me to Australia for their engagement session, and I got to spend an entire week with them, which is one of the reasons shooting their wedding felt like […]

Sebastian + Sheena | Carlos Creek Winery Wedding

Sep 4, 2019

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It was very windy, and we actually had rain droplets fall on us, but this might be one of my absolutely favorite sessions EVER! We did the session close to my studio in Chaska, and as always, I pushed myself to choose all new spots, and give McKenna a completely different session so her photos […]

McKenna | Class of 2020

Sep 2, 2019

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If you’re looking for traditional, everybody wearing solid colors, wearing jeans, and looking at the camera, well, I would not be a good option as your photographer. When I’m working with a family, I love capturing the “dynamic” of that family. Photos like a son jumping on his dad’s back, even though said son is […]

Kueppers | St Paul Family Photographer

Aug 30, 2019

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As it turns out, wedding nightmares are really a thing. From the moment I got engaged and started planning my wedding, I had nightmares about things like the dress not fitting at all and having to wear toilet paper as my wedding gown, a blizzard in May keeping all my guests from showing up, and […]

Why I Splurged on my Wedding Photographer

Aug 28, 2019

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