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Adventure, sweeping views, foraged blooms, and your love cozied up at your side. That is exactly the experience this stunning couple had for their bohemian engagement in the Texas countryside. Ronnie had a vision of a simple, romantic bohemian road trip engagement session and that is exactly what we got. How stunning is this couple […]

Bohemian Road Trip Engagement Editorial


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In January, a stellar group of vendors and I decided to host a giveaway for a styled engagement session for one lucky couple. To our joy, so many special couples entered and we selected Mark & Dita (and their sweet pup Odin) as our winners! While planning their session, it was so lovely to get […]

Meet an HHE Couple | Mark & Dita | Dove Ridge Vineyard Engagements

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Imagine your life with your love when you are 80 years old. What do you see? What experiences to you envision? Is it sitting around with family and friends reminiscing about your grand adventures and daily joys? Maybe, like me, it includes curling up on the couch or front porch with your children, grandchildren and […]

Engagement Session Giveaway | Dove Ridge Vineyard


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A love for great music, the outdoors, puppies, family and a mutual respect for each other are just a few things I adore about Laura and Kyle. These two are fun-loving, creative, active and adventurous. I have been so honored to witness their relationship from the beginning and can honestly say that they bring out […]

Meet an HHE Couple | Laura & Kyle

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They are likely your first professional photos of the two of you. The ones that you will cherish just as much as your wedding photos, because of that simple fact. They are the sweet images that represent the beginning of your forever as a future Mr. & Mrs. — Your engagement pictures!! I know I’m […]

Inspired Tuesday: Engagement Stories

Sweet Beginnings

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