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Hi there! Welcome to the CBP blog, a place to share wedding beauty, our lives, travels, and plenty of tips. I'm glad you're here and I hope you'll stick around!

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Pastel Editorial Wedding At Lairmont Manor – Featured On Style Me Pretty

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Last year was a rough year for a lot of people, including the wedding industry. Many couple’s had to postpone their weddings or downsize dramatically. Needless to say, us photographers and wedding vendors had a lot of time on our hands, and when I have a lot of time on my hands I get antsy […]

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How To Plan A Beautiful Backyard Wedding

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Getting married is a major life event that you’ll never forget. If you’re planning to walk down the aisle with that special someone, a backyard wedding is a great way to say your vows and tie the knot on a budget. Whether your outdoor space is large or small, it’s easy to plan a backyard […]

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5 Most Romantic Wedding Venues In Washington State

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Bridal Education

Over the past 12 years of being in business, I still get asked what my favorite wedding venues are. To be completely honest, I really enjoy them all. I enjoy the uniqueness, scenery and architecture of all of the wedding venues I have been able to photograph (even the backyard ones). However, that being said, […]

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The Biggest 2021 Wedding Trends You Need To Know

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2021 wedding trends With the COVID-19 pandemic affecting so many lives, weddings are changing in 2021. Many brides and grooms are opting for smaller, more intimate ceremonies and celebrations, and others are looking to get married on a smaller budget. Since each state has its own set of rules, the type and size of wedding you have […]

Katie & Nick // Artist Point Engagment // Bellingham Portrait Photographer

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