Iowa wedding couple at sunset

Sixteen Oaks, Iowa Wedding | Jacob + Kaitie

July 7, 2021

When Jacob + Kaitie met during their undergrad at Simpson their lives were heading completely different directions. They were, as Jacob put it, “Looking to catch flights, not feelings.” Both planning their next adventure, Kaitie was in the process of preparing to study abroad in New Zealand and Jacob was preparing to move for graduate […]

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Des Moines wedding

Emily + Talbot met during Greek week at Iowa State. For them there was never a specific moment where they just fell in love. Once they started dating they just knew their feelings for each other. It is easy to see that they share a sweet and easy love for each other, one that is […]

June 23, 2021

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Carper Vineyard and Winery wedding

Carper Vineyard and Winery Wedding| Jacob + Jessica

June 3, 2021

In 5th grade Jessica made a list in her diary of the top 5 cutest boys in her class. We don’t need to go any further than who held the number one spot, Mr. Jacob Hardy. But, as fate would have it, Jessica would have to crush on him until high school when she slid […]

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Sunset ridge barn wedding couple

Jacob + Lauren went to the same student ministry at Iowa State, but they didn’t meet until halfway through their Junior year. They met because they were placed on the same team of 6 to go on a missions trip to China. Jacob started crushing on Lauren a couple weeks into the two month trip, […]

May 26, 2021

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Des Moines wedding couple

The District Venue Wedding | Nick + Rachael

April 23, 2021

Nick and Rachael are high school sweethearts, but they’ve known each other for nearly their whole lives. Their friends and family joked at their wedding about how indecisive both of them are, but that choosing each other has never been a hard decision for either one of them. After 10 years these two became husband […]

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Davis + Haley fell in love studying Ag Business at Iowa State. Haley needed to sit with the smart kids in class so that she could focus and inevitably fell for the pick up lines Davis would tell her everyday from then on. They went on their first date and then four years later on […]

March 15, 2021

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A spreadsheet for creatives!

January 6, 2021

Cheers to you and the new year! I’m excited to kick off this year and crush some new goals. (Confession: This is only the second year I’ve ever made business goals and the first year there was a freakin’ pandemic. So let’s try this again! ;)) One of the things that helps me survive as […]

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Bride and groom laying in leaves

This past Saturday, during an intimate Iowa ceremony on a family farm, Logan + Gwen were married! The entire day was full of so much joy. It was easy to see the depth of Logan + Gwen’s love for each other, their families, and Christ. “And God, give them enough troubles so that they remember […]

November 10, 2020

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Couple laying on couch

Des Moines Engagement Session| Cozy in-home session

October 22, 2020

Gary + Haley met as freshmen biology students at Notre Dame. They had a lot of classes together and ended up as lab partners in biology lab. That year they quickly became best friends, bonding over Game of Thrones and sugar-fueled late-night study sessions. While they were apart over the summer, Haley realized that she […]

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Eastern Iowa engagement session

Davis + Haley both majored in Ag business at Iowa State University! One day Haley decided to sit with the smart people in class so that she could focus. Every day in accounting class from then on Davis would tell Haley a pick up line. They also discovered they went to the same church and […]

October 15, 2020

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