The Grand Opening event for the Overlook Barn, a new NC wedding venue, was something I’ve been looking forward to ever since I got the beautiful hand-lettered invitation in the mail. I’m a sucker for gorgeous penmanship and pastel watercolor designs so I RSVP’d immediately!  Since a handful of couples getting married at Overlook Barn […]

Wedding Planning

May 25, 2016

Overlook Barn Grand Opening: A New NC Wedding Venue


“Is this real life?”, Meghan kept asking when Steven unexpectedly popped the question. She could barely believe what was happening because Steven was working overtime to get her thinking otherwise that weekend. In fact, it was a surprise to them both that they got engaged that day. Steven wasn’t planning to pop the question during […]


May 20, 2016

Blowing Rock, NC Engagement Photos: Meghan + Steven’s Adventure


These custom wood photo boxes were handcrafted with the idea of housing precious keepsakes such as photos, prints, or other  types of memorabilia. If you’re anything like me and you’ve been collecting old photos over the years chances are that you have pictures in ziplock bags, stuffed away in drawers, or loosely arranged in albums. […]

Wedding Products

May 13, 2016

Custom Wood Photo Box by Ox Woodworx


It began pouring rain as soon as I got in my van to leave the photoshoot location. Jenny + Eric’s newlywed photos were already rescheduled because it decided to spontaneously snow in April, so we really wanted to avoid doing so again if at all possible. Waking up to a steady stream of rain that morning […]


May 13, 2016

Todd Island Park Newlywed Photos: Jenny + Eric’s “Just Married” Adventure


I’m sure you’ve seen the hilariously poignant satirical commercial of Nature RX, prescribing a dose of Nature for those suffering from “cynicism, meaningless, and murderous rage.” And if you haven’t seen it yet…you need to watch. (scroll to the bottom of this post to see it) The best satire always strikes at the heart of a […]


May 5, 2016

Healing Effects of Nature