Kualoa Ranch Elopement -Picnic Styled Shoot

Kualoa Ranch is absolutely breathtaking. The 4,000 acres of land is rich with history, a working farm, regular movie productions, and many, many weddings. With four stunning wedding locations on site, there’s truly a dreamy backdrop for everybody. But for Allie Dearie and I, “Low Camp” or the “Jumanji” site was perfect for our picnic […]

March 30, 2022

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Hawaii Vista Weddings – Styled Elopement

When I first arrived in Hawaii, I was not only moving my life, but moving my wedding officiating business. I was nervous, doubtful, and didn’t know any wedding vendors, and that’s where Diana, the owner of Hawaii Vista Weddings comes in. Since arriving on the island of Oahu, Diana has been hospitable, kind, and welcoming. […]

March 29, 2022

wedding ceremonies, wedding ideas

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Why you can no longer afford to stress about wedding planning

The words “stress” and “wedding planning” seem to be synonymous when speaking with couples…especially after 2020. I don’t like those two words being associated. With our physical bodies, emotional well-being, and bank accounts everchanging in the midst of a global pandemic, we cannot afford to spend our energy “stressing” about a wedding. Why? We need […]

February 6, 2021

intentional, wedding ceremonies

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5 Ways to Personalize Your Wedding Ceremony

Your wedding ceremony can be beautiful AND representative of your uniqueness as a couple. Here’s a few ways to make that happen: Be [more] intentional with ceremony decor– I remember when I worked at an elementary school and we were converting to a magnet school, they told us it should “scream the theme”, and the […]

February 6, 2021

wedding ceremonies

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