really been behind with these “featured” posts this year! I figured I better do this now before it’s 2014!!!! I can’t believe we’re so close to a new year! That just blows my mind! Time flies by so fast these days and I can’t say that I love it. I want it to be Christmas season for like two months!! Anyway, today we have coaching and I think we’re going to freeze our bums off during the “headshot” portion of the day! :) Wish us luck!!

I just have to say a HUGE thank you to all of the following blogs and magazines that have been so gracious and have featured some of our work!! We’re so honored!! And I wanted to give a quick shout out to Southern Weddings! We don’t have any images featured in this issue but we do have a little “marriage advice” section included  in V6 and I absolutely LOVE the vision for this magazine! Their dedication to marriage is just amazing and I’m so thankful for these amazing ladies! Be sure to pick up a copy!!

The cover of “Barn Weddings”! 


Thanks for reading!

— Katelyn

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