Whimsical, Countryside Wedding

This wedding has everything a bride could ever dream of! Perfect weather, breathtaking landscapes, a ton of adorable details, 15 happy bridal party members, and one couple ready for the moment they become husband and wife. Rachel was a vision in her Casablanca gown and we couldn’t help but shed a happy tear at how joyful she looked walking down the aisle to see Sean. From Figlewicz Photography:...
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Succulent Wall Backdrop Anyone?

This time of year we aggressively take time to enhance the estate for next season’s wedding and lodging season. I always have a pretty long list of action items. Tony and I feel very lucky that most of these projects are now smaller tweaks! Our last huge project being the 90 panel solar install that no one sees (hidden on the lower half of the estate capturing lots of sunshine). We also...
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Colorful Casitas Estate wedding

This bold and colorful Casitas Estate wedding is what my photographer heart longs for. Any time I have the opportunity to work at a venue that holds the charm and character that the Casitas Estate does, with lovely nooks at every turn, I’m a happy camper. Not to mention, a fabulously fun couple who were ready to celebrate, a group of warm and welcoming family and friends, splashes of bold...
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Wedding Weekend Excursions: Stepladder Creamery, Cambria

Now, at the start of the height of wedding season, it’s really an exciting time for us. We have the estate popping out in color, have reworked landscaping, and see the positive impact of many of our winter projects. We also have many couples visiting us to finalize their vendor meetings here on the property getting ready for their rehearsal dinners or wedding receptions. We are lucky...
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Real Wedding: Wearing of the Green

In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, I wanted to share some of my favorite images from last October’s wedding of Jamie and Dan. Lovely couple, adorable new family coming together, and good friends there to share it with the mighty foursome. Enjoy the green! Wonderful vendors who partnered to make this lovely event were Golden Hour Events, Botanica Events, Cultivate Entertainment, Lulu’s...
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Something Bridal Trunk Show This Weekend & Welcome to Hey Gorgeous! Formal Wear

  San Luis Obispo is full of great local vendors that are coming together and that’s just one reason why this community is so special. Newest evidence of that are two new formal wear shops that have opened in the last month and joined our wedding ‘collaborative’. This week I really wanted to highlight their efforts and offerings. No longer do local couples necessarily need to venture...
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