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A recently came across a quote that really resonated with me, “So far you’ve made it through 100% of your hardest days.” And I know there’s so many of us going through a lot right now. There’s so much uncertainty but with that there’s still hope that things will get better soon. Celebrations will begin […]

Romantic Summer Wedding in Toronto, ON

March 29, 2020


couple portrait session after saying I do

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A few weeks back I had the opportunity to attend a Film Workshop hosted by the incredible talented Katie Nicolle. It was such an incredible experience to learn and get hands on experience shooting film.  I’ve always wanted to learn more about film and after this workshop I’m definitely considering purchasing the Pentax 645 to […]

Charis and Ryan Lifestyle Session at Woodland Weddings

March 19, 2020


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Trust is the key ingredient to any relationship and this is true for the relationship you have with your wedding photographer. There’s a reason you chose them to capture the most important day of your life. While you may have a vision of how you want some of your images to turn out, for the […]

5 Things You Should Trust Your Wedding Photographer With

March 16, 2020

Wedding Wisdom Series

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  Things to Consider When Selecting a Wedding Venue Finding the right wedding venue takes a lot of time and research and can often be one of the hardest parts of planning a wedding. You need to make sure that your venue ticks all the right boxes before you make a final decision. Your venue […]

5 Tips on Selecting a Wedding Venue

March 14, 2020

Wedding Wisdom Series

Burlington Weddings

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  I spent the afternoon with the sweetest family at Mint Room Studios in Toronto a few weeks back.  I had the pleasure of documenting their beautiful faces once again. Levi and Noah turned ONE today and I couldn’t help but share their beautiful photos. But seriously, what better way to celebrate this milestone than […]

Family Session at The White Loft | Mint Room Studios Toronto

March 4, 2020


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Congrats! You’re engaged! It’s such an exciting time in your lives! I’m sure your mind is racing of all that needs to be planned. As exciting as it is, it’s also a bit overwhelming but I’m here to help put your mind at ease. When you hire me as your wedding photographer, I will be […]

A Guide to The Perfect Wedding Timeline

January 29, 2020

For Brides


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First Looks & Why We Love Them I’d like to take a minute and chat about First Looks. When Ryan and I had our destination wedding in Jamaica 6.5 years ago, this wasn’t a thing AND I wish it was because I love everything about the concept. When First Looks started getting popular, I’m not […]

How to Not Have a Rushed Wedding Timeline

January 17, 2020

For Brides

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Merry Christmas from Our Family to Yours | Cambridge, Ontario Creating new family traditions this holiday season has always been a goal of mine since I’ve had my three boys. One of my favourite family tradition that we have started is getting the boys matching Christmas pjs. It’s amazing to see how much they have […]

Merry Christmas from the Elvins Family, Cambridge, ON

December 29, 2019


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Holiday Photoshoot at Mint Room Studios | Toronto, Ontario   This rustic chalet themed Christmas setup did not disappoint and definitely put you in the Christmas spirit. Mint Room Studios did an incredible job designing this setup. This was my first year doing Christmas minis at Mint Room Studios and I will definitely being doing […]

Christmas Mini Sessions, Toronto, ON

December 29, 2019


Christmas Mint Room Studios

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I’m excited to announce that I will be offering Christmas sessions at the most beautiful studio in Toronto. Mint Room Studios is known for their lavash and exquisite holiday set design. From winter wonderland to their newly decorated traditional rustic chalet up north feel, they know how to bring the festivities of the holiday season […]

Holiday Photoshoot Mint Room Studios, Toronto, ON

November 11, 2019