life with a&F






Jan 29, 2020

We just love engagement sessions! I think the best thing about them is the fact that it allows us to get to know our couples before their big day. Our 2019 e-session roster included all of our fabulous 2020 couples. We had two visits to the Brookside Botanical Gardens, one early morning at the DC […]

Nov 8, 2019

We had some early morning fall fun with Rachael and Will in downtown Frederick a few weeks ago. It was the first chilly, crisp fall morning after that string of 90 degree weeks and these two took the cooler weather like champs! I loved their first outfit choice – stylish, bold and colorful formal attire. […]

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 […]