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! 😉

With so many types of weddings to choose from, it’s hard to decide which is right for you. This guide explores each one and how to make a choice.

Elopements, Resources, Weddings

June 6, 2024

What Type of Wedding Should I Have?

Destination wedding in Mexico. The photo is framed with palm trees with the couple embracing.

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.

Are you and your partner looking to get married outdoors in Minnesota? Here’s a list of places to put on your radar for your dream elopement:

Elopements, Resources, Weddings

April 8, 2024

32 Places to Get Married Outdoors in Minnesota

Couple getting married outside.

All of the best forest wedding venues right here in Minnesota. I found the best spots so you don’t have to. Find your dream spot here:

Elopements, Resources, Weddings

March 11, 2024

Top 12 Forest Wedding Venues in Minnesota

Couple running through a forest on an established trail.

What are the best places to get married for LGBTQ+ couples in the Midwest? I compiled a list of the best spots for your wedding or elopement:

Elopements, Resources, Weddings

March 1, 2024

Top Places for LGBTQ+ Couples to Get Married in the Midwest (Cities and Venues)

Couple getting married in their apartment.

This article provides some LGBTQ+ wedding photo ideas for you and your partner to consider. Try them as-is, or put your unique spin on them. Read more:

Weddings

February 28, 2024

Queer Wedding Photo Ideas

Couple outdoors in their wedding dresses holding hands.

What’s the difference between a small wedding and elopement? In this article, I share my insights to help you decide how to celebrate your love best.

Elopements, Resources, Weddings

February 13, 2024

What’s the Difference Between an Elopement and a Small Wedding?

Reading vows at a small outdoor wedding.

Looking for inspiration for writing your LGBTQ+ wedding vows? This guide takes you through the steps and provides tips for making meaningful promises.

Elopements, Resources, Weddings

January 17, 2024

How to Write Your LGBTQIA+ Wedding Vows

Wedding vow books

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.

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