life with a&F






Aug 25, 2019

Kayla and Brandon took us on our second visit to Brookside Gardens earlier this summer. Having been there the weekend before with one of our other 2020 couples, we had the place pretty well scoped out! The Japanese gardens and the rose garden were the big hits for colorful backdrops and I just loved how […]

Aug 16, 2019

Is anyone else surprised that it’s mid-August already? Where did the summer go? I saw some fallen leaves in a parking lot earlier this week and got a slight twinge of excitement for fall, but I’ll be sad to see this summer go! It truly was a summer to remember and I feel like I […]

Jul 5, 2019

Earlier this summer we had the privilege of two back-to-back weekends at Brookside Gardens. Two of our 2020 couples chose the gardens for their engagement sessions and we had a blast exploring the grounds with them. Today’s blog is featuring our sweet neighbor Erin and her fiancé, Eric. Here are a few of our favorites […]

Jul 1, 2019

Would you believe me if I told you that we shot a perfectly-timed, peak bloom engagement session during the National Cherry Blossom Festival in DC? No? I wouldn’t believe me either! I still can’t believe how perfectly it all came together. We arrived super early and took our time walking around the Mall and Tidal […]

Apr 3, 2019

We met Megan and Jaymes at last year’s Frederick Wedding Walk. We were lucky to have our table set up at Relish Decor for the event and joined them in offering a door prize. Jaymes was our lucky winner and that gave us the opportunity to see these two for a couples session! Well actually, […]