Just like tying the knot, blogging is forever!

As an established LGBTQ+ wedding photographer in Minnesota, I’ve racked up a whole load of experience in just about every wedding/elopement scenario you could think of. I can help you with any questions you may have on locations, how-to’s, ins and outs, wedding inspiration, planning or anything else you might want to know. Just think of me as your one-stop source of creative wedding photography and elopement info - shoot me an email and I’ll get back to you! 😉

Weddings come with a lot of gendered ideas, and flowers are no exception. This article explores how we can queer wedding flowers and make them authentic to you:

Elopements, Podcast, Resources, Weddings

April 28, 2024

Flower Ideas Your Queer Wedding or Elopement

Couple surrounded by flowers.

If you’re an LGBTQ+ couple, do you have to ask your partner’s parents for permission to marry? This article touches on opinions from queer couples like you.

Podcast, Resources

January 10, 2024

If You’re LGBTQ+, Do You Have to Ask Your Partner’s Parents for Permission to Marry?

Wedding traditions and trends are due for a makeover. Here are some practices to stop and some to do more of for a more inclusive wedding industry:

Podcast, Weddings

December 3, 2023

Wedding Trends I’d Like to See Stop in 2024

Couple holding each other during their wedding. They are wearing all white with a winter backdrop.

Ready for the ultimate elopement experience? No matter your idea of a good time, here are some adventure elopement activities and ideas to help you get started:

Elopements, Podcast, Resources

July 6, 2023

Adventure Elopement Activity Ideas

Ever wonder how vendors create safe spaces for LGBTQ+ folks? Here’s advice on making your wedding special from the perspective of a queer wedding DJ.

Podcast, Weddings

June 30, 2023

Wedding Advice From A Queer DJ

Who proposes in an LGBTQ+ relationship? Let’s explore this age-old question to help you redefine norms and celebrate love in all its forms. Read more:

Couples, Podcast, Resources

May 3, 2023

So, Who Proposes in a Gay Relationship?

Wondering how to plan an LGBTQ+ elopement? Discover essential tips, from location to budgeting and the importance of making intentional choices.

Elopements, Podcast, Resources

April 26, 2023

How to Plan an Elopement: 7 Tips

Discover the origins of heteronormative wedding traditions and alternative ideas for queer and straight couples alike. Make your love story unique! Read more:

Podcast, Resources, Weddings

April 15, 2023

Queer Alternatives to Heteronormative Wedding Traditions

There are many benefits to outdoor elopements. It’s a meaningful way to celebrate your love and connect with your partner. Learn more here:

Elopements, Podcast, Resources

March 22, 2023

10 Benefits of Outdoor Elopements

Planning an LGBTQ+ wedding is challenging, especially when vendors don’t care about inclusivity and breaking traditions. Read more here:

Podcast, Resources, Weddings

March 15, 2023

Planning an LGBTQ+ Wedding

LGBTQ+ couple sharing a moment in front of a window.