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Once upon a time . . . ~     Sometimes we think that the love story ends when the groom walks away with his new bride. When the dance party is over, the cake is gone, the champagne is gone . . . when we all stand with sparklers and watch that feet couple […]

. . .circle of life . . .

. . .circle of life . . .

    A look can say a thousand things. You know it’s true. I know that you have given and received them. I’ve given many a look in my day and I expect the recipient to interpret my meaning when they get “the look.”   There’s the look that says, “Do not mess with me […]

All I Want Is You

All I Want Is You

Congratulations to Joe and Holly Glennon!!!! ~ I loved you since the very first day When I caught you looking my way I smiled and just knew it     And up until you came along No one ever heard my song Now it’s climbing with a bullet It’s nice to have someone so honestly […]

. . . without you . . .

. . . without you . . .

November is here with her biting wind, promise of snow, and the shift in sunlight which whispers to our souls, “slow down…cuddle up inside and be thankful.” Yesterday my husband was out hunting . . . I had to be at church early . . . and we had guests at the house.  Needless to […]

. . . season of giving thanks . . . and families . . .

. . . season of giving thanks . . . and families . . .

sometimes i like to pretend i can do it all that it isn’t ever too much i think i tell myself that lie . . . and believe it until it is too much until i can’t do it all don’t get me wrong, i am superwoman . . . i can wash dishes and […]

. . . changing seasons . . .

. . . changing seasons . . .

~   ERIC AND CARLIE :  our website . . . make sure to come check it out! ~ ampersand. & ampersand. ~ I don’t even think I knew the that this symbol, &, had a name. ~ ~ ampersand. From now until forever, though, whenever I see this word . . . whenever I […]

. . . ampersand . . .and . . .together . . . us. . .

. . . ampersand . . .and . . .together . . . us. . .

~ I have to admit – I have been a bit selfish with this wedding – keeping it all for myself . . .   ~ If you know me, you know I am all about a good party! Well, we have been traveling so much with weddings, that when we finally get a “local” […]

. . . worth the wait . . .

. . . worth the wait . . .

~ every time i send an e-mail, i wonder why in the world i chose such a long name to represent our photography business . . . every time i am talking with someone, and they ask, “patrick photography?” and i have to answer “no.  PATCHWORK – like a quilt,” i wonder, what was i […]

. . . why patchwork photography? . . .

. . . why patchwork photography? . . .