What if it Rains* on Your Elopement Day
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What if it Rains* on Your Elopement Day

What to Expect if Rains on Your Elopement Day What if it Rains* on Your Elopement Day When planning an outdoor wedding, many couples are concerned about the weather – I get asked “what if it rains on your elopement day” fairly frequently. The old adage says that rain on your big day is supposed…

What is a First Look? And Should You Have One?
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What is a First Look? And Should You Have One?

What is a First Look? And Should You Have One? When I chat with couples about their wedding day timeline, the question will inevitably arise about whether they want a first look, but what exactly is that? Instead of seeing each other in their wedding garb for the first time at the ceremony, a couple…

Marriage License Info for all 50 States
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Marriage License Info for all 50 States

Marriage License Info for all 50 States Glad you’re here! As an adventure elopement photographer, I know a thing or two about what it takes to get married. For my book, “Elope Your Life“, I’ve compiled with my editor all the latest info (for real, some counties we legit called) on each state so you’re…

My 5 Favorite Adventure Elopement Bouquets
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My 5 Favorite Adventure Elopement Bouquets

My 5 Favorite Adventure Elopement Bouquets If you’re anything like me, you don’t have answers for “What’s your favorite ______” type of questions. But those question responses are always fun to hear! So I’m compromising and attempting to narrow down my 5 favorite adventure elopement bouquets that I’ve ever photographed. And believe me when I…

Which Hawaiian Island Should You Elope To?
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Which Hawaiian Island Should You Elope To?

Which Hawaiian Island Should You Elope To? The idea of eloping to Hawaii is on so many minds. But which Hawaiian island should you elope to? There are the green mountains and lush forests of Kaua’i, or “Little Los Angeles” (Honolulu) on Oahu. Or the happy medium of every island on Maui, the lesser traveled…

Traditional Wedding Costs vs. Adventure Elopement Costs
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Traditional Wedding Costs vs. Adventure Elopement Costs

Traditional Wedding Costs vs. Adventure Elopement Costs Cost. Even with adventure elopements, it’s not an insignificant factor for some. Lots of people weigh traditional wedding costs vs. elopement costs and the ultimate cost of an elopement. “How much does it cost to elope?” “How much cheaper is eloping?” “Is it cheaper to elope?” Everyone has…

So You’re Afraid Eloping Won’t Feel Special…
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So You’re Afraid Eloping Won’t Feel Special…

So You’re Afraid Eloping Won’t Feel Special… I’m worried my elopement day won’t feel special. As an adventure elopement photographer, that’s something I hear really often when couples are debating on whether to elope. It’s that or a similar version “I’m worried eloping won’t feel special. And it makes me sad for a couple of…

5 Things to Know When Eloping in a National Park
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5 Things to Know When Eloping in a National Park

5 Things to Know When Eloping in a National Park 5 things you should know when you elope in a national park… Over the last few years, there’s definitely been rise in people wanting to get married in epic and beautiful locations. Naturally, people are drawn to national parks, and when you think about it,…

When NOT to Have an Adventure Elopement
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When NOT to Have an Adventure Elopement

When NOT to Have an Adventure Elopement This adventure elopement photographer has seen her share of elopement days. I’ve been witness to some of the most amazing moments, surrounded by nothing but wilderness and love. On the other hand, I’ve also seen moments interrupted by the sounds of tourists clambering to get a photo (sometimes…

What Your Friends and Family REALLY Think About You Eloping
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What Your Friends and Family REALLY Think About You Eloping

What Your Friends and Family REALLY Think About You Eloping I see it happen all the time. A couple wants to elope, so they Google “What my family really things about you eloping” or something to that effect. Maybe they haven’t reached the “Google” stage yet, but they’re thinking a few things. “I really want…