“OH MY GOD! You look SO good!!” Ashley’s excited exclamations and Chris’s smiling face were just perfect! Their ‘first look’ moment at The Craftwood Inn in Manitou Springs was, in my personal opinion, the highlight of the wedding day! It was the one thing, back at our consultation meeting over a year ago, that Chris […]

Couples, Event, Wedding

June 12, 2019

Ashley & Chris’s Wedding at The Craftwood Inn

bride and groom standing in a doorway with green and yellow stained gladd over them and wrought iron bars on either side. bride and groom are looking and smiling at the camera. groom is wearing a blue suit and the bride is wearing a white dress and holding a bouquet with white and pink flowers


Colorado really outdid itself for this Styled Shoot. Overcast. Rain. 45 degrees and dropping rapidly. Snow. Blizzard. Yes, on May 20, we ended the day here in Colorado Springs with a blizzard. We had over 12 inches of snow by the next morning! That is certainly not the weather I was hoping for when I […]

Couples, Event, Portraits, Senior, Styled Shoot, Tend.To Events

May 31, 2019

Hillside Gardens Styled Shoot


I am about to gush all over this page with love and appreciation for Megan, Susie, and Glenda of Tend.To.Events! Before I can gush about them, however, I really need to gush about Jenny of BonBon Bombardier who connected me with Tend.To in the first place. Jenny is a light in the Colorado Springs small […]

Couples, Event, Family

December 4, 2018

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