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October 9, 2017

FILED IN: Portrait

To say that I am thankful for these people would be an understatement.  I have been blessed with the best friends that a girl could ask for, most of whom have been my chosen family for at least a decade.  Dyan came into my life more than 10 years ago.  We’ve seen some happy times, […]

September 24, 2017

FILED IN: Wedding

Sarah and Michael spent their first date two-stepping to a live Country band.  That’s when she knew he was the one.  During a gorgeous night in Puerto Vallarta, on a romantic Rhythms of the Night dinner cruise and show, Michael surprised Sarah with a ring and asked her to be his wife. It seems these […]

September 20, 2017

After a busy couple of months of officially making Edmonton our home, and taking possession of a new build in Chappelle Garden in the midst of a busy wedding season, I spent most of the month of August travelling.  First to North Carolina, spending some time in the mountains at the Parker Pfister Workshop.  To […]

September 9, 2017

FILED IN: Wedding

  One of my favourite weddings to date!  It was the biggest backyard celebration I have ever seen, complete with a giant reception tent, gorgeous ceremony set up, live music from Shantelle Davidson, bouncy castles to keep the kids occupied, and beers around the fire pit. Gaylene and Brian were happy to host the best […]

August 26, 2017

FILED IN: Portrait

This session was a Christmas gift that Ferne decided to save and use it to celebrate their 37 years of wedded bliss.  These two ooze energy, fun and laughter.  The secret to a happy marriage? I think it might be! Ferne came prepared with several outfit changes and a contagious smile.  Perry brought the laughs […]

August 20, 2017

FILED IN: Wedding

Melinda & Tyler knew exactly where they wanted to get married. A place both the bride & the grooms mother are from, the final resting place of the brides grandparents, but most importantly a place where the brides parents met thirty two years ago the brides hometown of Janvier AB. Located 110Km south of Fort […]

July 27, 2017

FILED IN: Wedding

When coast to coast comes together you get a fun filled, carefree celebration full of love.  This British Columbia girl met her Newfoundland guy at a party.  She cried on her way home, her heart full of joy, she knew she had met “the one”.  Judy told this story during the reception, excitedly telling us […]

May 28, 2017

Where to even begin with this one. When Carlene called me for maternity photos, I wondered where the time went.  How did we get here so fast?  She was barely a teenager, a lover of volleyball, an outgoing happy girl just yesterday, I swear.  As I photographed her and Chris together that first time, with all […]

January 14, 2017

FILED IN: Wedding

During all weddings, I focus so much on the bride and groom, and those first few rows of family and closest friends at the ceremony, that I rarely truly see the faces of everyone else present and witnessing two beautiful people make lifelong promises to one another.  Shannon and Trevor’s church ceremony was no different. […]

January 1, 2017

FILED IN: Uncategorized

I always write a “Year in Review” blog post on December 31, and could easily do it again this year, telling you all about the special couples and families that I met this year  – and yes, they definitely were special and amazing, and I’m so happy to have had the opportunity to meet and […]

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