It seems like it was only yesterday I was driving to HCMC to document the first day of Miss Liv’s life. Being able to walk beside her family has been an incredible blessing this year. Not only was it great seeing Liv grow but being able to witness this season in the life of her family was incredible. Liv has two awesome parents who love her and her big-brother Reese with an awesome joy and understanding of the blessings they are.
Tonight I was able to spend the evening celebrating Liv, enjoying the beautiful August night, and hanging out with a bunch of adorable toddlers and their parents.
Thank you Heidi and Jonathan for letting me journey with you this year, for all the ways you’ve continued to model not only Christian parenting but living each day as a blessing from God.
It didn’t matter that Alyssa & Taylor’s wedding day was overcast and rainy because their smiles and the personalities of their wedding party surely made up for it. Alyssa and Taylor were married Saturday afternoon in a small Lutheran church located in Mountain Lake, MN. They celebrated with family and friends, and danced the night away at Comfrey Community Center. From the few times I’ve met them it is safe to say their wedding was much like them, fun, unpretentious and full of laughter. Here’s to an amazing life together!
(The banner and cross were not intentional, but I do love the symbolism).
And for all you fans of the movie Bridesmaids you’ll appreciate this next photo, requested by the bridesmaids themselves. Nice work ladies.
Maggie. Diana. Melissa. Laura. Four girls as different as their preference in shoes but all four amazing young ladies. I got to hang out with these girls this afternoon down at the Guthrie and the Mill Ruins Park in Minneapolis. Melissa (you might recognize Melissa from here and here) and Laura both graduated in 2010 and will be heading off to University this fall. Laura and Diana are both Seniors this year. Here are a few preview shots from out session this afternoon. Thank you ladies for a great afternoon!
This weekend I was blessed to be able to photograph a very special wedding day. Congratulations to my mom, Laura Potter and my new step-dad, Jim Fiedler. Here are just a few previews of the day for everyone who is waiting to see them! More to come at the end of August.