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Engagement Sessions

Abby + Cody They met through mutual friends during high school. When they were 20 & 21, the timing was just right, and they started to date. Now, after almost 7 years together, these two are getting married! “He can always cheer me up, make me laugh, and change my mood at any given time.” […]

October 13, 2022

Rachel + Brad Rachel played volleyball with both of Brad’s sisters but didn’t end up meeting him until a graduation party. They hit it off right away, and now, about 7 years later they are tying the knot! “We both love having fun and goofing around together.” – Rachel What Rachel thought was an impromptu […]

October 6, 2022

Rachel + Isaac Rachel & Isaac met during a church retreat while they were both Freshmen at Iowa State University. After a few weeks of studying together and building a friendship, they made it official. “I realized that he is the one person in life that can truly make me feel at peace.” – Rachel […]

September 23, 2022

Emily + Paul Paul had seen Emily before and officially met her during a mutual friend’s birthday party. As Paul was standing on the rooftop bar at Social House, a friend “dragged Emily” up to him and said, “Hey, this is Emily. You should buy her a drink.” He did just that. They talked that […]

September 9, 2022

Hannah + Connor Hannah & Connor met at Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois, where they were both RAs. They instantly connected as friends and then became a couple. After college, they both knew this relationship was one they wanted to hold onto. Hannah followed Connor to Minnesota for his work, and then Connor followed […]

February 22, 2022

Heather + Matt Heather first knew Matt as her best friend’s brother. Matt would often see Heather at their family functions, and as time went on, the two of them formed a friendship of their own.   After about 12 years of knowing each other, they began dating. It was important to both Heather and Matt […]

September 25, 2021



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