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Tianna and Nathan's Family Farm Engagement Session

August 18, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
When Tianna and Nathan asked me to come to Sparland, Illinois for their engagement session, I was reluctant. My schedule is SO full, it felt impossible to fit in a 300 mile round-trip journey. I convinced Conrad to come with me to keep me company on the long drive. As we rode together into the heart of Illinois I began to feel a wave of peace wash...
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Megan and Mino's Glamorous Geneva National Resort Wedding

August 17, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
Megan and Mini first met in college - his fraternity shared a parking lot with her sorority. They met at a party where they instantly connected and danced the night away, and the rest was history. When Megan was scheduled to travel to Paris for a semester, Mino confessed his love for her and promised to find a way to make their relationship work ac...
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Jessie & Julian's Summer Fun at Chandler's Chophouse Wedding

August 12, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
Jessie first spotted Julian after cheerleading practice when she was a junior at Elk Grove High School (where I spent 8 years teaching photography). She asked her best friend Ali to introduce them, and they have been together ever since. Jessie and Julian radiate love and joy in how they treat one another and every person that is lucky enough to kn...
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Erin & Michael's Sweet Summer Wedding at Pinstripes in Northbrook

August 05, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
Erin and Michael's love story began when they met drinking beer and playing trivia, which around here is our idea of the perfect night out. Erin would say that their love developed comfortably and naturally as they grew to know one another over the years. Their wedding day felt just like that - comfortable and natural - a sweet celebration that hon...
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Erin & Nathan's Nearly Royal Makray Memorial Golf Club Wedding

July 20, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
Erin and Nathan completely won us over when they arrived at their pre-wedding meeting with a six pack of Spotted Cow. We are suckers for great craft beer and spent our time together laughing like old friends. Their wedding day was no different, we truly loved every minute we spent with this amazing couple. May 19th also happened to be the day of th...
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Alex & Addison's Rainy and Romantic Makray Memorial Golf Club Wedding

July 07, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
Alex and Addison first met at the University of Nebraska and were best friends all throughout college. During their senior year they realized the friendship could be something more and they started dating. After many adventures together Addison popped the question in Door County after a day of wine tasting and they started planning the rest of thei...
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Rachel & Brendon's Fun and Romantic Barn at Hornbaker Gardens Wedding

July 02, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
When Rachel and Brendon first met at mutual friend's party, Brendon immediately fell for the striking brunette because of her outfit... a tie-dye Beavis and Butthead shirt! That sort of sums up this awesome couple, Rachel and Brendon are totally the kind of people you would want to grab a beer with and spend the night laughing together. Their weddi...
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Kellie and Sean's Romantic Spring Makray Golf Club Wedding

June 24, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
Kellie and Sean are perfectly made for each other. They first met at trivia night (one of our FAVE activities) and quickly fell in love. As their relationship grew they got their first apartment together, became puppy parents, found adventure on vacations and decided to move across the country together. They became engaged while on vacation in Los...
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