Three years. It doesn’t feel like time has passed since this day and yet watching our baby boy become a toddler proves to us that time is in fact moving along. We are by all means still excited, still laughing, and still surprising one another. We’re also still learning, still failing, and still forgiving. But […]

Our Third Wedding Anniversary


Celebrate life’s milestones even in a pandemic! It takes years of studying, research, class, exams, clinicals and boards to earn a doctorate degree. Yet when you are finally done and get the happy news that you passed your boards, it is easy (a little too easy) for that big milestone to get overlooked by the bigger […]

Doctor of Physical Therapy Graduation Session


After months of staying at home for the pandemic, we were so excited to get back outside and start doing photoshoots again. Getting to celebrate Johanna graduate from high school was the perfect way to kick it off! She’s the sweetest soul and beautiful through and through. I am also low key obsessed with her […]

Senior girl picture session | Irvine Park in Saint Paul | Katzie and Ben Photography

Irvine Park Senior Session


One of the beautiful things about marriage is the way our lives become one with another person. You are joining your lives together in body and in soul. Many pray for their future spouse. Especially when we are teenagers, right? We knelt down asking God…when on earth am I going to find the one? Who is this person that […]

Bride in elegant lace wedding dress holding hands with groom

Tips for Brides
How to Pray the Daily Examen for Couples


On New Years Day, Jordan and Anne were celebrating that it was finally 2020; eagerly awaiting their April wedding and counting down the days. They were lining up the final details, coordinating with vendors, and getting ready for their vows. Within a matter of weeks, coronavirus hit Minnesota bringing with it state executive orders and […]

Jordan and Anne
Redemptive Love: A Catholic Wedding During COVID19


We love assisting couples with planning their wedding day timeline in a way that allocates enough time to capture all of the details without feeling rushed. Choosing to do a planned first look or a traditional aisle reveal is both a personal preference for your vision of your wedding day and a matter of logistics. […]

Choosing Between a First Look or a Traditional Aisle Reveal


Lent is an opportunity to evaluate if Christ is really at the center of your own life and your relationship together as a couple. It is a dedicated time in the Church to more closely conform our hearts to Christ. We encounter God in relationship, through the person of Jesus. Relationships form by spending time […]

Couple praying together with rosaries

10 Ideas for Couples to Do Together During Lent


As much as we all love our families, it doesn’t take long before family pictures start adding stress to a bride and groom. We’ve seen a big difference between couples who follow these simple tips and the stress on their faces when they don’t. Which is why we believe everyone should know them! #1. Designate […]

Family formal portrait in catholic church

3 Tips for Stress-Free Family Pictures on a Wedding Day


We are excited to start a new tradition of going through favorite images from the incredible couples we got to serve over the past year! A lot happened for us in 2019. We took a slow winter and spring season as we welcomed in our first baby to our little family. Baby Luke brought so […]

Year in Review
Best of Weddings 2019


It’s never easy to say goodbye to your first home. Especially when those walls hold memories from being a newlywed and welcoming a baby into your arms. It’s the place where you unwrapped your wedding registry gifts and rocked your little girl to sleep. The floorboards tell a story engrained in each step. However, for […]

My Monochromatic Life
In-Home Lifestyle Portraits with Minneapolis Blogger