Alice and Steven: Cooper’s Hall Wedding

Alice and Steven are from DC and came to Portland to celebrate their wedding day! Their wedding was super fun and included great details like a frose machine, a donut wall, and fried chicken and mac n’ cheese as their entrees. The Junebugs made the party come to life with their live music, and Cooper’s […]

Kayla and Tom’s Oaks Pioneer Church Wedding

Though we were hired for only a short time for Kayla and Tom’s Oaks Pioneer Church wedding, we totally fell in love with the couple and their story. These two met in high school, and despite the fact that the initial spark was one-sided, they fell in love after they had both graduated. They have […]

Congratulations on your Engagement! So, what’s next? Part 4

NOTE: This is part four of my five-part series about wedding planning. To check out the first one follow THIS LINK.  For the second one click HERE and for the third one click HERE. Okay, now for the WHERE! Usually booking your venue is your first step toward really planning this thing!  Things you should […]

Congratulations on your Engagement! So, what’s next? Part 3

NOTE: This is the third part to a six-part series about wedding planning.  To see the first part click HERE, and for the second part click HERE! Hello, and thank you for returning! So, now that we’ve figured out the how; it’s time for you to sit down with your partner and write out a […]

Congratulations on your Engagement! So, what’s next? Part 2

NOTE:  This is the second part in a five-part series about where to start with your wedding planning journey!  Please check out THIS LINK if you haven’t read the first part! Hello, again, I’m so glad you have returned!  I can’t wait to dive a little deeper into planning your wedding with you!  Yay!!! So, let’s […]

Congratulations on your Engagement! So, what’s next? Part 1

Hello, couples! First of all, congratulations on your brand new engagement!  This must be such an exciting (and maybe a little bit overwhelming) time for you and your partner!  Look, it’s always super hard to know where to start with this crazy planning process, but that’s why I am here to give you a few […]

Anne & Chris — Zenith Vineyards wedding in Salem, Oregon

  Anne and Chris met online and dated for four years before getting engaged right before they finished moving into their first home together.  They are avid travelers and two of the nicest people you will ever meet.  When I met them at their engagement session, I also had the pleasure of meeting their golden-doodle, […]

Domaine de Broglie Vineyard Wedding in Dundee, Oregon

symmetrical photo of bride and groom phasing each other looking in love, centered within a vineyard row

Updated 8/13/2019. Domaine de Broglie (formerly Vista Hills Vineyard until it was purchased by the Francis Ford Coppola family) is a really incredible venue in the Willamette Valley wine country. The estate is sprawling and the views are spectacular.  We took Susan and James on a little adventure with us exploring the vineyards, hazelnut orchards […]

Demi & Mike – Castaway Wedding

Demi and Mike had a chance encounter at a bar while she was living in Seattle and he was living in Portland.  It was during a girls’ trip to Portland that they met at that bar, and from there on out they continued their relationship while in a long-distance romance, but eventually Demi moved down […]