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I'm Ruth and I'm so happy you're here. This journal is about weddings, engagement sessions, planning tips, and travels. Stay a while and say hello!

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Top Reasons To Hire A Wedding Planner for Your Tampa Wedding Day


For Brides

As a Tampa wedding photographer, I’ve seen brides experience such stress on wedding days. Your wedding day is a once in a life time experience. You have been planning and preparing for months, and want everything to go according to plan. The best way to achieve this? Hire a wedding planner. As a photographer, I […]

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How To Plan A Destination Wedding of Your Dreams



There are so many benefits of having a destination wedding – a more intimate wedding ceremony with only your closest family and friends, enjoying and embracing the local culture, getting married where you are wanting to honeymoon can mean you potentially pay less for the entire destination! There are so many reasons to have a […]

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Airbnb Micro Wedding: Philo and Shawn



Let’s talk about the latest trend in the wedding world! Airbnb Micro Weddings are all the rage right now and for good reason. They are private, affordable and completely customizable! It makes traveling for your destination wedding more convenient and gives a personal touch to your wedding day. Recently I had the honor of capturing […]

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