Shout It From The Rooftops: Thanks

Shout it from the rooftops, what are you thankful for? It’s a day where people are posting the things they are thankful for and to be honest, it’s refreshing to see a feed filled with

Trent + Stacy – San Francisco Destination Wedding

I met Stacy and Trent a little over a year ago when they were home in Wisconsin for the holidays. I felt like I had known them forever, since their siblings are good friends of mine (and

Choose the Challenge

They say that traveling with someone can make or break your friendship. I always approach traveling as an adventure but I am well aware of the fact that not everyone has the same travel style or

Oh, The Places You’ll Go

“And will you succeed? Yes! You will, indeed! (98 and 3/4 percent guaranteed.) KID, YOU’LL MOVE MOUNTAINS! So… be your name Buxbaum or Bixby or Bray or Mordecai Ali Van Allen

The Grande Finale

I know I celebrated a bit a few weeks back that I was wrapping up my wedding season but a little piece of me was holding on to the last drop of energy because my wedding season still has one soiree

Let’s Talk About Authenticity

Authenticity, it seems like the new “catch phrase” that’s being thrown around all over the land of social media (and real life, too.) People continue to post and post about how

5th Annual Cabin Weekend

Three college roommates, three husbands, one added baby, five years going strong. This last weekend we spent the weekend with our college buddies and this year we decided to spend our cabin time

16 Personalities – What’s Yours?

16 personalities – I mean, y’all know I have a few sides to me, but I promise I don’t have 16 of them… at least I think I don’t. Before Drew and I got married we did

With the Locals: Johnson Creek, WI

This week I am taking over the Instagram feed of @withthelocals. It’s a feed that get’s taken over by different individuals every week and showcases different cities all over the world.

Four for Four – The Knot Best of Weddings 2015

It’s crazy, I feel like I was just typing this out only a year ago. You know, the post that is pre-cursored by the “big news I have to share” which is then followed up with a

Don’t Cry Over Spilled Wine

It was a normal (and mundane) Tuesday night, we were watching The Voice and snuggled up on our new couch after dinner. The dogs were curled up on our laps and under the covers… all was right in

I’m Sorry If I Said I Was Busy

I’m sorry if I ever told you I was busy… you know, too busy to do something fun, or relaxing, or necessary to connect. I’m sorry if I ever gave the impression that my work was more

Trent + Stacy – Fort Atkinson Engagement

Stacy and Trent as is good as it gets. I was introduced to this pair about a year ago when they were home for a visit. They live out in San Francisco where Trent is a CrossFit trainer and

Alex + Erin- Lake Geneva Wedding Film

I’m sure you guys remember these two! (They got married just three Saturdays ago!) It was the most perfect 70 degree fall day and we celebrated all day long with laughter and fun dance moves.


“As fall meets us, the world curls itself inside, preparing for a season of deliberation. A time to follow our musings down meandering paths instead of passively allowing our existence to roll

I Work With The Best

I truly believe you are only as good as the people you work with. In that case, it’s no surprise that I was voted the Best of Wisconsin because I simply work with the best. What a year…