Hey there! I'm Leigh Ann and I'm so glad you've stopped by!  I'm a St. Louis based wedding and portrait photographer for joy-filled couples and families.  I also have a knack for domestic feats like cooking and crafting and managing a full life from a place of rest.  And this little nook of the inter-webs is where I share my excitement for all these things.  I hope you're encouraged as you look around!

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Happy 3rd Birthday Micah!

Dear Sweet Micah Boy, Happy birthday buddy! I can’t believe it has been three years since that sweet (albeit painful!) night that Daddy and I met you. You were and continue to be such a precious gift to our family. When your big sister Ella went to be with Jesus, our home felt so painfully […]

June 30, 2018

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Happy Birthday Nathaniel!

Dearest Nathaniel, Happy birthday my Love! Oooooh boy, do I love celebrating you! It has been so fun to take time this weekend to give thanks for the incredible man you are! I know you don’t know, or at least don’t believe how amazing you are. That’s part of what makes you so amazing. As […]

June 9, 2018

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Strength For the Weary

Another dreary day in the Lou. The trees are budding and tulips are finally dancing around the borders of my house, but the gray skies that revive the roots can leave my motivation levels low. And as I lay in bed this morning, praying through the day ahead, asking for the steam to make it […]

April 24, 2018

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The Hardest Day of the Year

Four years go, on March 29, 2014, our lives changed forever. It was a dreary Saturday morning, but our home was brightened by the giggles of our two oldest daughters, playing in their room when they woke up. Nate and I were grateful that our seven week old, Ella, had finally decided to sleep for […]

March 29, 2018

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Our Best Kept Marriage Secret

It has become sort of a posh thing for brides and grooms to write personalized wedding vows. It can be a really clever spin on the traditional vows and we’ve heard some really witty and sweet ones over the years! When Nate and I got married back in October 2007, we weren’t cool enough to […]

March 16, 2018

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Welcome!

Hey there! Welcome, welcome, welcome to my blog! This is the inaugural post, and I’m so excited you’re here to share it with me! The launch of this blog, and simultaneously my photography business, has been a long time coming. So for this first post I thought I’d share a bit of the back story […]

March 16, 2018

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