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Last week I was so excited for our Wonderland Tea Party Styleshoot to finally be published on United with Love!!  I love seeing my work on websites other then my own!  This was a more nerve wracking submission then most because I had partnered with so many wonderful vendors and  I didn’t want to let…

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Happy Memorial Day to all of our troops and the families and friends that love them!!!  I am so happy to be able to celebrate this year with my husband home and I have a deeper appreciation for those families of soldiers deployed.  To make today even better was to wake up and find Allison…

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I sat outside her lecture hall for an hour after she finished and just listened to her answer everyone’s questions about marketing their photography business.  I wanted to be like a sponge and just soak up as much knowledge as I could from this successful woman.  I was also nervous to ask my question in…

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As a past bride and a wedding photographer I love to look at gorgeous wedding photos!  The details, the dress and the romance, I love it all.  Recently I discovered Love Olio and I love that they do all the legwork in finding the most beautiful photos and then displaying them on their homepage!  It…

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So if you’ve been following me on Facebook then you have already heard the news!!  For the rest of you I will start from the beginning….  Monday I received a voicemail message from a Washington Post reporter who covers the OnLove section.  She came across my website and my feature on my friends Kelli &…

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  • Christine HalbfoersterMarch 24, 2010 - 6:46 pm

    wow!! I’ve visited a couple of times and saw your shots of the wedding..and now to have that in the Post!! congrats!! recognition well desereved.
    :)

  • melissaMarch 25, 2010 - 7:52 am

    Thanks Christine! It was really exciting, definitely something I want to happen again :)

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