recent musings:

For as long as I can remember, I’ve wanted to do a couple’s shoot for my parents. But as it goes, life and work got in the way. There was always another session, another consultation, or someone else’s photos waiting in my editing queue. Thanks to 2020….I had quite a few more openings in my […]


42 Year Anniversary Photoshoot – Lake Orion, Michigan


5 Reasons Why You Need Detroit Engagement Photos As Taylor Swift herself once said, “I love my hometown as much as Motown”. Luckily for me, Motown is my hometown! Filled with world renowned museums like the DIA, home to the infamous Diego Rivera Industry Murals, and a cultural center for music, dancing, and food, Detroit […]


5 Reasons Why You Need Detroit Engagement Photos


If you’re reading this right now, then congrats! Chances are you either just chose your maid of honor or you just found out you’re going to be a maid of honor! Yaaaay! Either way, it’s about to get awesome. There’s so much to do that sometimes it can be overwhelming. So I wanted to give […]

Wedding Planning

7 Ways to Be the Best Maid of Honor


Timeless & Elegant, Belle Isle Conservatory Wedding If you’re dreaming of a Detroit summer wedding that mixes cityscape with landscape and timeless with elegant, this one is about to give you some serious inspiration…   Jeff and Nakea July 13, 2019   These two worked together and fell in love during a breakroom lunch hour. […]


Timeless & Elegant, Belle Isle Conservatory – Wedding


Courthouse Wedding Chic: Bride Guide This summer, courthouse weddings are all the rage. Between the ever changing social-distancing rules, family who are unable to travel and other extenuating circumstances, many couples are opting to elope at city hall! Personally, I love a courthouse wedding. These ceremonies are so intimate, passionate and carefree. That’s why I […]

Wedding, Wedding Planning

Courthouse Wedding Chic: COVID-19 Bride Guide


7 Wardrobe Tips for Personal Brand Photography If choosing your wardrobe for your personal brand photoshoot is more nerve wracking than picking out an outfit for a first date with Ryan Reynolds, then this post is for you! (P.S. if audio visual learning is more your jam, check out this post in IGTV form here) […]

LMP Creators, Personal Branding

7 Wardrobe Tips for Personal Branding


8 Ways to Show Yourself Some Love   As the weeks of these stay-at-home orders drag on, the blues can really start to creep up on you. The days blend into one another and a lot of our normal coping mechanisms (the gym, hugs, changes of scenery) are inaccessible. I compiled this list of eight […]

Life with Liv

8 Ways to Show Yourself Some Love


Memorable Micro Wedding: Bride Guide Micro weddings are so memorable in such an intimately magical way. Whether having a micro wedding has always been your dream or extenuating circumstances are causing you to go this route, I put together this micro wedding bride guide so you can start envisioning your perfect day. My personal favorite […]

Wedding, Wedding Planning

Memorable Micro Wedding: COVID-19 Bride Guide


10 Productivity Habits You NEED in Your Life Teaching yourself how to stay motivated and productive is one of the best ways you can invest back into your business. But being able to stay motivated and productive while working from home (during a pandemic) is a whole other animal! I compiled this list of my […]

Life with Liv, LMP Creators

10 Habits you NEED in your Life


What is a Micro Wedding? Never been to a micro wedding? Not sure what it is? You came to the right spot! With all of the changes in 2020, it’s no wonder that micro weddings are making a huge comeback. Most people assume that they only have one option when it comes to weddings, and […]

Wedding, Wedding Planning

What is a Micro Wedding?