• Adventurous Honeymoon (Or Vacation) Destinations

  • If you want a honeymoon (anniversary trip or heck, just a trip) that brings out your adventure seeking side, you're in the right place! These five destinations will not disappoint! Narrowing this list down to five was quite the task, there are an endless amount of options when it comes to choosing a[...]
  • Alex & Joelle Adventures | Oahu, Hawaii

  • Before Alex left for his year long tour in Bahrain, we knew we wanted to squeeze one last trip in and Hawaii was calling our names. Living in San Diego we're about as close as you can get to Hawaii and it's not uncommon to find great flights to pop over to the islands. I had never been to Hawaii bef[...]
  • I'm Going To Malawi!!

  • I’ve always had this desire inside of me, a desire to do something meaningful, to go so far outside my comfort zone I can’t even see it, to grow as an individual, to make a difference, to live my ultimate purpose and spread the word of God. It is no surprise that God, in His perfect timing, has mold[...]
  • Camera Recommendations

  • Have you been wanting to take better photos? Are you interested in photography? Does the thought of buying a nice camera overwhelm you? No worries! I'm here to help. I am frequently asked for my camera recommendations and it's high time I tackle this question for anyone that's in the market for the[...]
  • Emily & Will | Minnesota Winter Engagement

  • One of the coolest weddings you can book as a photographer is the sibling of a previous bride or groom. I mean is there really a better compliment than that? You know that cheesy saying at like the dentist office that says, "The greatest compliment you can give is the referral of your family and fri[...]
  • 2016 Year In Review

  • I have been in full reflection mode lately, I think that’s common this time of year. I find myself lost in thought, staring off into space and thinking about the highlights, lessons and accomplishments from this past year. It’s been a really great year, possibly one of the best. The more I think abo[...]
  • Alex & Joelle Adventures | Yosemite

  • Over Thanksgiving weekend Alex and I set off for a long weekend of adventure to Yosemite National Park. Since we don't have family in California to spend Thanksgiving with, it seemed appropriate to instead spend it with mother nature! After a long and busy Fall, a weekend in the mountains was exactl[...]
  • Stacey & David | Mankato Anniversary Session

  • This Fall has been the busiest couple of months I've had in awhile. I have been back and forth to the midwest 4 times in 2 months and haven't seen my husband nearly enough. When I was stressed out with photo sessions day after day and the editing piled up, I reminded myself how fortunate I am to hav[...]