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Hey there, thanks for stopping by! I’m Lauren and I am a wedding photographer in Virginia Beach. I’m married to the love of my life and we are parents to the cutest little guy you’ve ever seen! I have a passion for serving couples on their wedding day because it’s one of the most memorable and joy-filled days in their lives. I look forward to getting to know you!

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Featured | Cinnamonwolfe.co

Featured | Cinnamonwolfe.co

Featured on CinnamonWolfe.Co Seriously, how did I get this lucky TWICE?! I was featured over on www.cinnamonwolfe.co again on Monday! The first time was on her podcast about Outsourcing in Your Photography Business (check that out HERE). This time I was featured in...

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Making A House A Home | The Need for Simplicity

Making A House A Home | The Need for Simplicity

The Need for Simplicity Today, I want to start out with a question for you! How many times a day do you think about or talk about the clutter in your house? Sit and really think about it. Got the number? Great, let's move forward! I want to first address that Josh and...

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Dear Bride | Read This On Your Wedding Day

Dear Bride | Read This On Your Wedding Day

These gorgeous images were taken on Mason & Julie's Black Tie Richmond Wedding day! Dear Bride, Today’s the big day! Can you believe it?! It’s the day you’ve been hoping for, planning for, praying for, and dreaming about since you were younger! This is the day...

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Making A House A Home | Importance of Versatility

Making A House A Home | Importance of Versatility

Making Smart Decisions for Today and the Future One thing I cannot stand is buying something and then not being able to use it later. I’d rather pay a little more if it’s going to last me longer and for more uses than one. Maybe that’s just my Type-A coming out ;)...

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An Open Letter to Lauren Simmons Brides

An Open Letter to Lauren Simmons Brides

Lauren Simmons Brides Hey there past, present, and future #laurensimmonsbrides!! The reason why I’m writing you this letter today is because I want you to know that I care so much about you and that you all have a lot in common! You all are united in a tons of things,...

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Feature | Let’s Wed Hampton Roads

Feature | Let’s Wed Hampton Roads

Featured on Let's Wed Hampton Roads This truly was one magical, beach anniversary session and I'm so grateful that it got picked up by Let's Wed Hampton Roads!! Check out their post here: http://letswedhamptonroads.com/romantic-coastal-anniversary-session/  Raise the...

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Making A House A Home | Small Kitchen

Making A House A Home | Small Kitchen

Newlywed Struggles I hear this a lot in newlyweds and younger people in general, "HOW am I supposed to know how to make a house my home?" It's totally a valid question! There's no class in high school or college that teaches you how to make your house your home. By no...

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Learning How to Dream Build

Learning How to Dream Build

 How to Plan for Your Dreams I feel like I talk a lot on the blog and in my Bridal Guide about dreaming.  I’m not talking about dreams like the “follow your heart” kind, not that there is anything wrong with that! But I’m talking about the dreams that turn into goals...

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Making A House A Home

Making A House A Home

Introduction Last week, I had a mini business-related revelation. As I was going through my blog prep for March I was brainstorming topics that Lauren Simmons Brides would be interested in. Boom! It hit me like a ton of bricks. Whenever new friends come to our home...

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On the Podcast | Outsourcing in Your Photography Business

On the Podcast | Outsourcing in Your Photography Business

Focus(ed) Podcast It was a dream come true! A while ago, I wrote about Why My Business Made Me A Better Person and how one day I'd love to be a speaker! I love connecting with others and helping them by sharing my experience with my business, marriage, and everything...

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