My Office: Before

I’ve been bit by the redecorating bug. And my office/sitting room is first up for a little dose of love this weekend! I’ve actually been itching to refresh my office/sitting room for MONTHS now, and this ... [ read more ]

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Rustic Summer Wedding

Sometimes a wedding’s sweetness just hits you and makes you weak in the knees. This rustic summer wedding and love story from Melissa Tuck Photography does just that. The bride and groom are so incredibly ... [ read more ]

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French Rustic Wedding

The bride describes her wedding as magical and we’d have to very much agree! This French rustic wedding with its sweet bride and groom, portraits by a vintage carousel, the most romantic ceremony, and ... [ read more ]



So you may have noticed we changed a few things… Let me fill you in on what’s been happening these last few days, weeks, months, and years! Heart Love Weddings was born out of a desire to share not just ... [ read more ]

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Sexy and Fun Boudoir Shoot

I love getting emails from Katherine Henry Boudoir. She’s one of my very favorite boudoir photographers because her photography is always sexy, fun, and tasteful. She does boudoir differently and is always ... [ read more ]

Nashville Airport Engagement Shoot

I am so in love with this Nashville Airport engagement shoot sent my way by the lovely Amy Nicole Photography. Not only are the photographs beautiful AND adorable, but the couple and their love story is, ... [ read more ]


Office Inspiration

I’ve been dying to redecorate my office. Nothing crazy. I still like the color paint on my walls, but I want to freshen everything else up. My office doubles as a sitting/living room of sorts, and there’s ... [ read more ]

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Oaks Waterfront Inn Wedding

There’s nothing I love more than sweet, classical weddings, and this Oaks Waterfront Inn wedding may just take the cake as far as pretty goes. The bride’s lace dress, her gold Jimmy Choo shoes, the light ... [ read more ]


Have Some Grace. Be Kind.

Sometimes a story comes along that will change your life, your view point. The world shifts, just a little. I met Barbara and her son David through my mom when I was about twelve years old (he was maybe a ... [ read more ]

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Chapel Hill Wedding

I have been swooning non-stop over this Chapel Hill wedding for weeks, and I’m so excited to finally have you join me in that! If it’s not the sweetest and most emotional first look that A.J. Dunlap ... [ read more ]


July Julep Box

My July Julep Box, though it took forever and a day to get here, is probably my favorite so far! When they announced the July Maven (Poolside) Collection, I honestly wasn't sure which box I was going to ... [ read more ]

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Tampa Marriott Waterside Wedding

There are so many things to love about this Tampa Marriott Waterside wedding! The first being that every. single. couple portrait is gorgeous enough to be put on a canvas! I don’t know how the bride and ... [ read more ]

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Gray and Mint Wedding

I absolutely love this gray and mint wedding captured beautifully by Katie Nesbitt Photography and planned perfectly by Michelle Amarillo Event Planning. I mean, it’s gray and mint and gold - has there ... [ read more ]

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Welcome Home, George and Gracie!!

Last Thursday, July 3rd, George and Gracie officially became part of the family! After losing Beanie, our beloved cat of 18 years, back in December, we were finally ready for another feline presence in the ... [ read more ]

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Summer Playlist

I love country music. I’ve been singing along to the likes of Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Brad Paisley, Keith Urban, Rascal Flatts, Lady Antebellum, LeAnn Rimes (her first CD was MY first CD), Garth ... [ read more ]

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A Picnic Proposal

We don’t feature proposals very often, but boy, if this one doesn’t make me want to feature them all the time! He recreated the picnic (complete with peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, Reese’s Peanut ... [ read more ]


Red White and Blue Cookies

So here’s the story with these here cookies. The last time I had them was SEVEN YEARS AGO. It was around the time of my high school graduation that they had these at lunch one day. And I think I put away a ... [ read more ]

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Artsy Engagement Photos

I LOVE these artsy engagement photos sent to me by Caroline & Evan Photography! Like, love love! These images are so colorful and beautiful and positively perfect for this art-loving couple! I mean, ... [ read more ]

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DIY Rustic Barn Wedding

This DIY rustic barn wedding from Amber Kay Photography is all about love in the details! For obvious reasons, I am particularly fond of the “true love this way” wedding sign and how they used love quotes ... [ read more ]


Vacation Reads

I read just seven books on vacation this year. It could have been more, but I spent a fair amount of time just enjoying my time sitting on the beach. My iPad battery also seems to be draining faster than ... [ read more ]

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Vacation Instagram Memories

I can’t believe we’ve been home from Florida a week already. It’s been so cold and rainy here the last few days that I am now desperately missing the Sunshine State - having my toes in the sand, swimming ... [ read more ]


Best Love Dating Marriage Advice

photo by Natalie Franke Photography For every wedding and engagement shoot we feature, we share the love story of every bride and groom. In the questionnaire we send to each couple, we ask them for their ... [ read more ]