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We headed to Colorado at the beginning of October to photograph Marisa & David’s wedding but we made a little vacation out of our time there! During our 6 day adventure we went to Fort Collins, Estes Park, Rocky Mountain Park, and Boulder. We got to see some of our close friends from college who […]

personal, travel

November 22, 2019

Colorado Vacation Recap

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If you’ve been following along on my Instagram, then you know we started the process to get certified for Transitional Foster Care (TFC) mid August! We tried to get through the entire certification process pretty quickly and from start to getting our first two placements, it took about 2 months. As we’ve been telling family […]

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November 1, 2019

We’re Officially Licensed for Transition Foster Care!

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This is one of the most personal posts I’ll probably ever share on my blog. It’s taken me about 2 months to write& felt therapeutic for me. I hope it gives encouragement or perspective to whoever reads this! Without further ado, here’s a letter to my sweet mom who’s been with Jesus for the past […]

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October 26, 2019

In Loving Memory of my mom, Susan Kay | 10 Year Anniversary

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Junior year of college my housemates and I had the fun idea to host “An Art of Celebration” dinner party, inspired by Rend Collective’s video. We proceeded to host another one our senior year. Last year Drew and I decided to pick the tradition back up and hosted 15 friends, new and old, during our […]

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October 1, 2019

The Art of Celebration | Fall Dinner Party Inspiration

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My dad turned 58 at the end of August and we got celebrate him at one of our favorite places: the family lake house! It was so fun to have my immediate and some extended family join for the weekend! We decorated the inside with balloons, streamers, and a “Happy Birthday” banner which I completely […]

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September 18, 2019

Celebrating my dad’s birthday weekend at the lake

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I had the amazing opportunity to attend Creative @ Heart conference in Bermuda Run, North Carolina June 24-27, 2019! I’m excited to share a little recap of my time at the conference because it was INCREDIBLE!! I seriously cannot recommend it enough for any creative small business owners out there!!

personal, photographers, travel

July 16, 2019

Creative @ Heart Conference Recap | Bermuda Run, NC

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My dad is 1 of 7 kids and every other year we ALL get together for a family reunion! It’s one of my very favorite things and this year was no exception!! Our family is scattered around the world in Ohio, Indiana, Florida, Canada, Georgia, California, and Maryland so we try to find a “central” […]

personal, travel

June 20, 2019

Wagner Family Reunion in Fontana Village, NC | Memorial Day Weekend

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Saturday we celebrated Easter with my family in Ohio! I took several videos but zero pictures (silly me!) so just head to my Instagram if you’d like to see some highlights! We ate a really delicious meal and played the game “Tiny Hands.” It was the first time playing for all 9 of us and […]

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April 23, 2019

Easter Weekend Recap

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If you’re a fan of HGTV celebrities Chip & Joanna Gains from Fixer Upper, then you’ve heard about Magnolia! Their business had very humble beginnings and has since grown to a large tourist attraction in their hometown Waco, Texas. In college, my seven roommates and I weekly watched their show and always talked about visiting […]

personal, travel

April 5, 2019

Magnolia Silos in Waco, Texas Trip & Recommendations

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I headed to Nashville, Tennessee with my two sister-in-laws & mother-in-law for a Brown gals girls trip this past weekend! We had INCREDIBLE weather, ate so much good food & sweet tea, had fun seeing old friends, listening to live music, and just spending time together! We took most of our pictures on iphones but […]

personal, travel

March 20, 2019

Nashville, TN Girls Weekend Recap & Recommendations Galore