September 1, 2019
Last year I did a family session at the Minnesota State Fair and this year I got to do an engagement session! I had planned the session with Maddie and Gabe about a month ago and not too long after Gabe proposed! At fist I was kinda bummed that he didn’t do it at the fair but I am still happy that we got to show off Maddie’s new bling during the shoot.
We started off with playing some carnival games and bumper cars. I think out of everything we did, the bumper cars and the sky glider are my favorite! Going down the Great Slide was definitely a contender for 3rd. We enjoyed some Sweet Martha’s cookies and sang our hearts out at the great sing along. It was so much fun capturing the start of this next chapter for Maddie and Gabe!
Scroll down to see just a few of my favorite images from our afternoon at the fair:
Is there anything better than a maternity session on the beach…? (Hint: the answer is no…. lol) I vividly remember the day that Anna told me she was pregnant. I was just leaving base in Germany and pulled over since she was calling me on video. To say I was in disbelief is an […]
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If you are stationed in Germany, you have most likely been to Burg Lichtenberg at least a handful of times. This is one of my favorite castles to go to for family sessions. The kids love to run around and play and the adults can really take in the scenery around Burg Lichtenberg. Going to this […]