Shane surprised Lauren on their wedding day by bringing their dog, Fox, by the ladies’ getting ready suite.  Lauren was elated to see her sweet doggy, and he was quite excited too!  Fox made his rounds saying hello, and he received some extra big and long hugs from the bride.  This sweet surprise was the […]

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Kiss in the Rose Garden at Creekside Rose Garden | Lauren + Shane

Lauren + Shane Creekside Rose Garden

“I met someone.”  Kelsi had called her mom after meeting William and shared that she had just met someone that seemed too good to be true.  Both William’s brother and Kelsi’s sister remember when they heard this sentence.  These reoccurring words caught everyone’s attention and their intuition was right because this was the real thing […]

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First Look in Garden at White Ranch Events | Kelsi + William

Kelsi + William White Ranch Events

Our family had a very special wedding last weekend!  My sister-in-law, Kelli, married the much-loved Mason! They had a very entertaining ceremony as the officiant (my brother-in-law, Jared) shared some interesting facts about them as a couple and how the psychology behind marrying your parents is true.  Jared shared that Mason and my father-in-law thoroughly […]

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Garden Wedding at Parents of the Bride's Residence | Kelli + Mason

Kelli + Mason Garden Wedding

Best Man, Will, shared that DJ is the person you can rely on for help, no matter the request. He also said that he might pull DJ away from his new wife too often and make her upset by some of the shenanigans they come up with, but Will did not seem to have any […]

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Scribner Bend Wedding Dip and Kiss in the Vineyard | Nicole + DJ

Nicole + DJ Scribner Bend Vineyard

Lizette and Conor were high school sweethearts.  They met during their freshman and sophomore years of high school; and once they started dating, they did not stop.  The love between these two was easy to see.  They were incredibly comfortable with one another, because they have truly grown up together.  Lizette’s father, Alfredo, knew there […]

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St. John the Baptist Catholic Church Wedding Walking Up Steps | Lizette + Conor

Lizette + Conor St. John the Baptist Catholic Church

Meet Brad: Organized, timely, and highly efficient.  Meet Jennifer:  She enjoys the journey of life and takes the time to smell the roses.  It is true what they say, opposites attract.  Jennifer and Brad balance each other out.  These two were destined to meet that one night at The Banshee in the Chico.  When Brad had […]

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Bidwell Park First Look Wedding, Chico CA | Jennifer + Brad

Jennifer + Brad Private Residence

Maid of Honor, Lisa, shared that when eighteen-year-old Sonja wrote down the description of her future husband, little did she know that she was going to meet the man of her dreams and he would become her husband. The qualities young Sonja was looking for were for him to drive a truck ✅, be a […]

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The Barn at Meriam Park Events Twirling in the Street | Sonja + Justin

Sonja + Justin The Barn at Meriam Park

The pastor shared that words can sometimes be hard to find. Apologizing, saying “I love you”, or “I need you” can be difficult to say at times. He told Alanna and Joseph that no matter where they live, they need to have a rose bush. If they ever see a rose on the counter or […]

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Twirl on Wedding Day in Nature Setting | Alanna + Joseph

Alanna + Joseph Fairview Community Christian Church

Josephine and David had a spring-like January wedding day at the Atwood Ranch to the west of Red Bluff. The sunshine was warm, but they love Josephine and David shared lit up the horse arena.  They had guest appearances by Josephine‘s puppy dog and horses on the ranch. (They may have even temporarily still in […]

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Lift and Twirl in the Hillside of Northern California | Josephine + David

Josephine + David Atwood Ranch

Rain on your wedding day is good luck!  The rain had started hours before the ceremony was to begin.  We walked Glenna with an umbrella to our First Look location, and the rain eased up.  By the time the bride was making her way to Jordan, the rain had stopped!  And when she walked down […]

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Rainy Wedding Day with Umbrella in Bidwell Park | Glenna + Jordan

Glenna + Jordan Bidwell Park



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