Month: September 2016

I felt something at this wedding that I haven't exactly felt before - it was like being at a...

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27Sep '16

Comox Valley Wedding

I felt something at this wedding that I haven't exactly felt before - it was like being at a private party where everyone knew each other Yes, weddings are private parties, yes, people often know each other at a wedding - but this was different, it had the energy of being invited to an event in...

About a month ago, a post celebrating self-love was circulated on Facebook by New Jersey...

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26Sep '16

Comox Valley women are -

About a month ago, a post celebrating self-love was circulated on Facebook by New Jersey photographer Jess Fielder. She included this quote by author Erin McKean: "You Don't Have to Be Pretty. You don't owe prettiness to anyone. Not to your boyfriend/spouse/partner, not to your co-workers,...

I get asked often how I balance the aspects of my life. Spoiler alert:  Occasionally I don't -...

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21Sep '16

When you turn to country music as punishment

I get asked often how I balance the aspects of my life. Spoiler alert:  Occasionally I don't - but, I keep perspective. Maintaining perspective is one of the most significant lessons as a business owner I have put into practice in the last two years. Fact 1: I want to provide great service to...

Originally Ming and Chau had just hired me to pop into their wedding for an hour of photographs,...

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14Sep '16

Crown Isle Wedding - Ming and Chau

Originally Ming and Chau had just hired me to pop into their wedding for an hour of photographs, so, I didn't get to know them beforehand during the planning stages the way I usually do with my couples. Last minute though, they decided to have me stay longer and I am so glad they did. From the...

When I first talk with my wedding clients on the phone I make messy notes. Of course I record...

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9Sep '16

Crown Isle Wedding - Juho and Sam

When I first talk with my wedding clients on the phone I make messy notes. Of course I record details like wedding time and location, but I know these elements will be flushed out and we will come back to them later when I write my itinerary for the day. I am interested in these details, but at...

Truth: they were drawn together by their mutual love for Wayne's World. It's a pretty fabulous way...

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1Sep '16

Crown Isle Wedding - Rachael and Jason

Truth: they were drawn together by their mutual love for Wayne's World. It's a pretty fabulous way to start. Next, they shared the extravagant meals that Jason would cook, and attacked each other in Settlers in Catan, until the realization that they were meant for other was sealed with their move...