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hey friends i'm Heather! 

Wedding & Brand Photographer serving Central Virginia! 


Island Getaway | Culebra, Puerto Rico

Its finally time to share some behind the scenes of what might have been my favorite vacation destination of all time! I am so thankful to my friends Mary Shea & Nick for sharing their little piece of paradise with me! I’m already itching to plan another trip back!  Leading up to this trip I […]

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I left my dream job to pursue my dream life

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I have been thinking about writing the post for a while… but every time I sat down to collect my thoughts I was swarmed by a to-do list of items, or emails to check and I didn’t have a spare minute to think about how to even change the situation I had created for myself. […]

The Best Steps to START FRESH this New Year

The first week of the new year is exciting, and full of hope, determination and a whole lot of pressure! If you have gotten on social media anytime in the last 5 days you have seen gorgeous calendar spreads with a year full of plans, sparkly celebrations, and incredible goals for the future! So here are my […]

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When was the last time you disconnected? The last time you were away from your phone for more than 10 minutes? The last time you heard your phone buzz and didn’t rush to see who it was? When was the last time you turned off your alarm, or didn’t look at your reflection in the […]