ONCE-IN-A LIFETIME MOMENTS YOU WILL CHERISH FOREVER
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I'm Mandy, a San Diego wedding photographer & educator specializing in fine-art photography. When I'm not photographing my amazing clients, I'm busy as an overly obsessive dog mom, capturing life’s beautiful moments with my husband, Chris, and reveling in Teddy antics.
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Last year Chris and I decided to go on our first real vacation that wasn’t Lake Tahoe. 😉 Chris planned the whole thing behind my back and did such an amazing job. He chose an Airbnb on the west coast of Costa Rica in between Uvita and Quepos. We knew going into our vacation that […]
Chris and I decided not to take a honeymoon after our wedding. Instead, we wanted to break up our time off into smaller vacations! Our first big trip was to Oregon, and Crater Lake National Park. The bright blue water was unreal. Completely different than Tahoe blue. It was much more rich and royal in […]
It’s hard to believe that it’s already been two years since Chris and I did the unthinkable. Without telling our parents or even our friends, we woke up on January 8th, 2015, and decided to go get MARRIED!
It was spontaneous, exciting, and SURREAL! We didn’t even know where to start, but we knew Reno was known for it’s quick, easy marriages. We knew we didn’t want anything TOO over the top because we were planning a large wedding for the following year. We began by calling some of the Biggest Little Chapels, and finally settled on The Arch Of Reno, which offered the most simple and convenient package.