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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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