Category Archives: Engagements

Tyler and Jen!

The cutest, most stylish couple EVER, eh???! :) Tyler and Jen are planning a designer-meets-illustrator style weddingView full post »

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Mara and Josh :: ENGAGED!

Mara and Josh are engaged and their wedding is just TWO weeks away! :) YAY! And what a perfect fall we’ve hadView full post »

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The leaves are the color of LOVE! :)

It’s fall around here (well everywhere I guess). And it makes everyone giddy. Packer games. Thick wool socks.View full post »

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Kayla and Nick! :)

How could it get better than a windy, summer day on the water with an adorable puppy?! :) Just add in Kayla and NickView full post »

Talia and Ryley :: engagement on the farm! :)

Just because a few drops of rain were coming from the sky didn’t mean we couldn’t shoot an amazingView full post »

Allison + Joel + puppy + TWINS! :)

A night in the life with Allison and Joel! :) They love their puppy and they love TWINS baseball, so DUH this is whatView full post »

Kim and Tony!

We spent a summer evening together romping through a gorgeous green-forest and ending up chasing the light at theView full post »

Abbie + Evan (and their tubas! :)

Abbie and Evan love to drink coffee, play cribbage and make music with their tubas! (AMAZING, right?) :) Ok….wellView full post »

Laurie and Jon PART TWO :: Camp Wandawega!

Man, this place is just wonderful…Camp Wandawega, you have my heart! :) I couldn’t contain my excitementView full post »

Laurie and Jon PART ONE :: Camp Wandawega!

Um…have you heard of CAMP WANDAWEGA?!?!? I caught an eye of this AMAZING place a few years ago and have beenView full post »

Dawn and Andy :: Downtown engagement

Ok…..the cutest downtown Minneapolis couple with their adorable pup, Kirk! :) RIGHT?! With a perfect, modernView full post »

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Meet Ms. Emily Koska (and Mike too! :)

I had the chance to head up to Fargo, North Dakota for a quick day trip to meet and spend the day with the talented Ms.View full post »

Mariel and Carl :: winter engagement! :)

They spent the day together picking out and cutting down their very FIRST real, live Christmas tree….a traditionView full post »

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Nikki and Robbie :: Winter engagement! :)

All bundled up and cute in their mittens and scarves…could they BE any cuter?! :) Living in Cali now, theyView full post »

Katie and James :: Northwoods winter engagement

We pulled up to our house to unload to start shooting in the snow….she popped open her trunk and I could justView full post »

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A special (snowy) relationship! :)

She plowed through the door with eagerness and umph…..I was JUST as excited to see her as she was to see me! :)View full post »

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Meagan and David (and little Herc)

She had been telling me over and over again just *how excited* they were that their new little Great Dane pup could beView full post »

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Jenna and Jimmy :: Chicago engagement session!

It started out in a downpour of rain and ended in the typical-Chicago-windy-sunshine! :) Jimmy and Jenna have a loveView full post »

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Zoe and Chris

Combine an adorable Minneapolis home, two cups of delish, homemade hot cocoa and two people full of smiles and lots ofView full post »

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Gabe and Eden :: One foggy, fall day!

We tried this summer, and little Zeke came along……we tried later summer and Gabe ended up in CaliforniaView full post »

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Cindy and Nate!

We laughed, we chatted about wedding plans and we drove around the late-summer countryside! :) Quite a perfect nightView full post »

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Maria and Adam!

The cutest, most fashionable and down-to-earth couple EVER in front of my camera (with their amazing puggle, Brewer!)View full post »

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Ali and Jason!

These two are planning, what could possible be, the most amazing backyard Wisconsin wedding of the century for nextView full post »

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Dani and Troy :: Wisconsin engagement

From the moment I shut my computer after Skyping with Dani and Troy over a year ago, I KNEW…just knew that theyView full post »