On the M&S blog, we cannot wait to share all about our gorgeous couples, our adventures together, encouraging thoughts, and educating our brides-to-be and fellow small business owners.

WE'RE Michelle & sara

find us elsewhere

Browse Posts


Browse Posts


Browse Posts


hello there!

Bride & lifestyle

small business owners, JOIN THE M&S NEWLETTER







August 20, 2020

We truly cannot express how EXCITED we were for this branding session! Why? Well, first, this was our first of two branding session winners of our branding giveaway with Hosea House Collective & Building Beauty! (a big shoutout to these two ladies!) And Jenn Eddine Photography kicked off our branding sessions for the next three […]

June 16, 2020

“Blogging is dead!” That is the story we’ve been hearing over the last several years. Since Youtube, videos, and vlogging ones daily life has increased, people are declaring that blogging is dead. But is this true? In the past seven years of consistent blogging, we’ve seen so MUCH come back to us through our blog. […]

May 15, 2020

We’ve captured some incredible images on private home estates. It’s certainly got us thinking about the potential of using these estates to create unique outdoor event spaces. We get that some folks might find the idea of hordes of strangers flocking to their backyards a bit … off-putting. But the right event space doesn’t have […]

April 2, 2020

Does the blinking cursor have your palms sweating reminiscent of your middle school dance days? I’m here today with my number 1 writing tip to get you writing like you speak & connecting with your ideal client quickly. You ready? See… I know this girl. LET’S CALL HER “M.” Like many of my friendships in […]

February 6, 2020

All entrepreneur/business owners are feeling this time of year – tax season! Tax season can be a fairly difficult time for business owners/entrepreneurs. This is due to the fact that the end of year books need to be closed and final things accounted for. Now, for most, tax preparation nor taxes are a fun conversation […]

January 9, 2020

Well, another year has gone and a new year has come! Or should we say a new DECADE has arrived! Say WHAT?! It is crazy to think that we are entering into a new decade. Wow. While we have already done a Business & Personal 2019 in review (you can read it here!), we wanted […]

December 19, 2019

This yearly recap is going to be a little different than years previous. Our 2019 recap will compose of all categories of our year put into ONE – business and personal! Now, this is one of our favorite articles to write for the blog ALL YEAR because we get to have time to reflect on […]

November 26, 2019

Towards the beginning of the summer, we were having a catch up meeting with a sweet planner friend, Megan, from Hosea House Collective. In 2018, we photographed her branding session for her wedding planning business website. (You can check out that post here)! Anyways, we were chatting along when Michelle and I both had the […]

October 3, 2019

A few months ago, Michelle and I received an email from Joe from Bridesmaid Gifts Boutique. Bridesmaid Gifts Boutique is an online shop dedicated fully to bridesmaid gifts and in return for a review on the blog, he wanted to send us a free gift. The three gifts that we could choose from are a […]

August 1, 2019

Long-time, no see, sweet reader! It has been a busy month! Our June was packed full of weddings, sessions, this conference, and editing all of the things! Then July came and honestly went with just the blink of an eye. Last week, we did not share an article on the M&S blog to simply just […]


Follow along