A Date Over Butter Beers…

For my best friend Katie’s birthday, her partner of thirteen years gave her the ultimate gift; he decided to plan a day which surrounded her long held love for all things Harry Potter. He surprised her with tickets to “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone in Concert with the NAC Orchestra” here in Ottawa, official uniforms […]

Celebrating 2018

Two Thousand and Eighteen. What an amazing year! We witnessed love in all of it’s forms; connection, change, joy, family. That last one – family – holds endless meaning as this word can be defined in countless ways. No matter the form, we captured, and were a part of what family means to so many. Not […]

Congrats, Alisha & Bryan!

Alisha and Bryan had a relaxed wedding day with family and friends who joined them from around the world. My top five favourite things from this day: 1.) Make Your Own Rules. Alisha and Bryan didn’t have a wedding party as they wanted everyone in attendance on an equal level. I love when couples do […]

Congrats, Samantha & Dylan!

Not all weddings come in large packages. When Sammi and Dylan decided to get married they knew just how they wanted their wedding day to be: personal, intimate, spiritual and warm. So on a Tuesday afternoon in the backyard of Sammi’s mother’s home, they stood in a sacred circle and were married by Dylan’s mother. […]

Happy Father’s Day!

Happy Father’s Day to all of the fathers, step-fathers, uncles, missed-fathers, grand-fathers, god-fathers, fathers-to-be, and any special men in your life who play a great role. Some snaps from the past year to celebrate these wonderful relationships:

Congrats, Aleah & Jeremy!

Aleah and Jeremy had a backyard wedding, and not the type of backyard wedding that you see in the movies, rather they turned Jeremy’s childhood home into the ultimate wedding venue. The front porch and walkway served as the ceremony site, the backyard for cocktail hour and a big white tent in the front yard […]

Happy Anniversary Kristen & Nick!

These two were married in London, Ontario over Thanksgiving weekend with above average temperatures on a perfectly sunny day. Their beloved dogs acted as members of the wedding party wearing little tuxedos and proudly walking down the aisle. Nick’s daughter was a massive part of their day as she gave her blessing, even shedding tears […]

Congrats, Amber & Nathan!

Starting at Rothwell United Church for their ceremony, moving onto The Lord Elgin and Mackenzie King bridge for photos, and ending with their reception at the Army Officers’ Mess, Amber and Nathan had a classic Ottawa wedding day. Here are my five favourite things from their day: 1.) “It’s like raaaaain on your wedding day”…Alanis got this […]