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Alaetra and Aaron got married this past weekend at 52 Pines in Burlington, ND against a navy blue and hot pink backdrop, accented with cheery yellow sunflowers. Alaetra and Aaron, have been through a lot in the past few years, and it has only strengthened their relationship. Alaetra was so detailed and organized with planning […]

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Jordan + Darian | Barn at 52 Pines Summer Wedding

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Kelsey + Riley Engagement | Minot, North Dakota

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Kelsey and Riley meet online after Kelsey moved to Minot to finish her degree. They got engaged in Mexico earlier this spring and will be getting married next fall in Minot, North Dakota. We started out their engagement session at the Scandinavian Heritage Park before heading out to the railroad bridge west of Minot. We […]

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Alaetra + Aaron | 52 Pines | Minot, ND

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Alaetra and Aaron got married this past weekend at 52 Pines in Burlington, ND against a navy blue and hot pink backdrop, accented with cheery yellow sunflowers. Alaetra and Aaron, have been through a lot in the past few years, and it has only strengthened their relationship. Alaetra was so detailed and organized with planning […]

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Salina Pat’s Summer Wedding in the Park | Minot, ND

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Skyla + Colby Family Session | Williston, ND

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I met Skyla and Colby after they purchased the gift certificate I donated to the Mile City Community College Rodeo team earlier this spring. This is the second time I have been able to donate to the rodeo team’s spring fundraiser and look forward to continuing this donation in the future. Colby rodeoed for MCC […]

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We got a Bunny!

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After over a year of research Skyler finally got her bunny! Skyler has been reading every book on rabbits she can get her hands on and has watched countless youtube videos on how to care for, train, litterbox train, and bunny proof the house. Last week I made a quick stop in Devils Lake, ND […]

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My At-Home Gel Polish Nail Set up

Lifestyle

A little over three years ago, I think I wanted to have my nails painted before I shot a wedding. Something about having a fresh manicure made me feel put together, and ready to take on the world. At weddings, I was constantly shaking hands, and people were staring at me and my hands as […]

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Jenny + Ronnie | Tioga, North Dakota Wedding

Weddings

Jenny and Ronnie got married this past Saturday at the First Lutheran Church in Tioga, ND. They were surrounded by close friends and family. Jenny’s son was recently in a motorcycle accident, thankful he is doing well, but tested positive for Covid and was unable to attend the wedding in person. The power of technology […]

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Books that have had a big impact on my life

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I have kinda become a bit of a bookworm over the past few years. I have dove headfirst into the personal development deep end and I’m totally okay with it. Today I’m sharing a bit of a round-up of some of the books I’ve read and re-read over the years that have impacted my life […]

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Jordan + Darian Engagement | International Peace Gardens

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Jordan and Darian met online like so many couples these days. When I was speaking with Jordan about where she would like to have their engagement photos taken she asked if I would be willing to travel to the International Peace Gardens north of Dunseith, ND. The International Peace Gardens was the location of their […]

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