Category Archives: Weddings

Sam & Maneesh’s Iowa City Cross Cultural Indian Wedding

Sam & Maneesh’s wedding was one of the most joyful celebrations I have ever been a part of!  When we first met over a year ago to talk about their wedding, one of the priorities for their wedding was for it to be FUN and exciting celebration with their friends and family – and they...

Katie & Luke’s Elegant Des Moines Tea Room Wedding

They say the best relationships are those that start with friendship and laughter, and that is certainly true for Katie and Luke.  When a mutual friend set them up on their first “group” date together, it was a bit suspicious when those friends had to bail because of a missing babysitter.  But all was not...

Katie & Landon

A wedding that was full of sunshine and joy – sounds cheesy, but it’s true!  One of their officiants shared stories of Landon and Katie from their younger years, with enough critique of the groom to get the crowd laughing, but ended it with the hope they have for their future because they share the...

Bry & Josh’s Spring Wedding in Ames

Their wedding day had all of the usually trimmings – a stunning white gown that took the groom’s breath away, glittering jewel earrings, and of course an amazing celebration.  This beautiful colorful spring wedding is a far cry from how Bry and Josh first met, though.  With a puffy face and her food options limited...

Taylor & Bryce’s Snowy Ashton Hill Farm Wedding

When I first met Taylor and Bryce, it was on a freezing cold day in January for their engagement session. She is a striking blonde with elegant features, one of those driven personalities that is full of promise. He is dapper and tall, with a calm presence that you immediately puts you at ease. When...

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