Category archives: lifestyle

Winter Portraits: Gold Creek at SnoqualmiePacific Northwest Travel + Wedding Photography

Winter Portraits: Gold Creek at Snoqualmie
Met up with Morgan + Cam at Gold Creek Trail in Snoqualmie to make some snowy winter portraits.  We got a bit of a late start, but it worked out perfectly as the sun came out and the light was magic.  These two are a blast to hang out with.

Salty Rose’s + Periwinkle CaféVisting Cape Breton Part I

Salty Rose's + Periwinkle Café
I was lucky enough to find this gem on my travels in Nova Scotia... welcome to Salty Rose's + Periwinkle Café, Cape Breton's finest.  A family owned café / handmade craft shop / and Airbnb in Ingonish, they are doing it right... just look at those muffins!  Thanks for the warm welcome SR + P.  Hold on for my Cape Breton post Part II, coming soon, featuring loads of ep[...]

Getting Lost in Nova ScotiaHikes and Drives in The Bay of Fundy and Cape Breton

Getting Lost in Nova Scotia
I arrived at the north east end of Cape Breton yesterday, in a village called Ingonish.  Thus begins my traveling work-cation.  The drive through New Brunswick and Bay of Fundy was unbelievably beautiful.  I didn't think I could love our New England - Maritimes region more than I already do, but my heart is bursting.  I'm testing out some new hiking shoe[...]

The First Snow at Snug Harbor Farm

The First Snow at Snug Harbor Farm
Rachel Doe is an amazing vocalist and musician who often sings in The Waiters, a band that will blow your wedding socks off.  The lovely Rachel and I visited one of my favorite Southern Maine spots, Snug Harbor Farm.  This place is magical.  It evokes a deep seeded desire for having afternoon tea with bunny rabbits who talk in English accents. [...]