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Breakfast Chilaquiles with Tequila Sunrise

Bridgitte & Clayton I have fond memories of breakfast time growing up.   Sunday mornings I was regularly awoken with the smell of bacon creeping into my bedroom.  The sound coming through my door was that of big band or classic rock music being played on the downstairs stereo.   I would drag myself out […]

July 4, 2017

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Stone Cliff Winery Summer Wedding | Dubuque, IA

Kerry & Luke When Kerry and Luke began the search for their wedding venue, they happened upon the idea of doing a mini-destination wedding.   A wedding location that was a drivable distance for friends and family, yet far enough to create the feeling of a get-away.   My hometown of Dubuque, Iowa offered Kerry […]

June 30, 2017

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Summer Picnic Inspired Falafel Sandwiches

Kerry & Luke Summer is knocking on the door and the temperatures have been hot and steamy all week.   We are traveling back to Dubuque, Iowa this weekend to photograph Kerry & Luke’s wedding.   Before we hit the highway we are taking a little inspiration from our bride and groom by creating a […]

June 16, 2017

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Historic Hotel Julien Dubuque Wedding | Dubuque, IA

Shana & Joe When Shana opened the box that sat on her hotel bed, she found a beautiful broach sitting inside.   As Shana carefully took the broach out of the box she smiled, and told me how this was her great grandmother’s broach that had been handed down over the generations.  She gently placed […]

June 15, 2017

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Elegant Navy Rollins Mansion Holiday Wedding | Des Moines, IA

Laura & Lee I may have mentioned to Laura a few hundred times how excited I was for her upcoming wedding and the opportunity to photograph at the remarkable Rollins Mansion in Des Moines, Iowa. Of course it was no surprise that neither the wedding day celebration nor the beautiful venue disappointed.  Laura and Lee wisely chose the […]

June 2, 2017

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