North Carolina

My Father’s Beautiful Misadventures

February 20, 2012
Almost every child says it, but in my case it really is the truth: I have the greatest father in the world!  I am who I am, because of him.  If you have not yet read his Father of the Bride speech that he gave at my wedding, read it...

My Second Wedding (Part 2)

August 15, 2011
Unfortunately, no photography was allowed inside City Hall, so we had to save the rest of the photo shoot for when we returned to my parents home.  This, of course, meant we had to brave the heat once again! My grandparents, who immigrated to the States from Germany during World...

My Second Wedding (Part 1)

August 10, 2011
While my parents argued over where Lucas and I's second wedding in the States would be, I decided to grab my husband and my grandparents and make our marriage legal in the local City Hall.  It was not the most romantic of places to wed your beloved, however we had...

Spring Awakening

March 30, 2011
I have some exciting news!  Recently, I was generously gifted a Canon 30D, my first DSLR camera.  As winter transitioned into spring around me, I set out with my new favorite possession to shoot a nearby cherry blossom tree that had just bloomed.  Many years ago I was fortunate enough...