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This blog is going to help you decide if a “first look” with your partner is for you! There are so many different ways to design your wedding day timeline, and that can be overwhelming when planning your big day. But hopefully these tips will help you decide if a “first look” fits your vision […]

Wedding Tips: Benefits of a First Look | Birch & Belle Photography

Engagement photos mark a significant moment in a couple’s journey towards marriage! These images can be cherished not only by the couple but also by their families and friends. An engagement session serves several purposes, and it’s a pre-wedding photo shoot designed to capture the love and commitment between a couple! So why do an […]

Should I get Engagement photos done? A blog all about the Engagement session!

One of the hardest parts of planning a wedding is finding a venue!! It can be so overwhelming trying to decide where to host your big day. So I have created a list for you to help decide which Grand Rapids Venue would be best for you! Grand Rapids, MI, offers a variety of indoor […]

Top Wedding Venues in Grand Rapids, Michigan!

Mountain elopements can be a breathtaking and intimate way to exchange vows surrounded by the beauty of nature. Whether you’re planning a ceremony on a mountaintop or an elopement in a mountainous destination, here are some tips to help you make the most of your mountain elopement: Yosemite National Park, CA by Birch & Belle […]

Ditching the big wedding? Tips for eloping in the Mountains!

A destination wedding has been something that we have wanted to do now for a while and Jess and Tyler gave us an amazing opportunity to shoot their wedding at Dreams Onyx Resort in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. It was the tropical beach wedding of our dreams and Jessica, Tyler, and their family were more […]

Dominican Republic Destination Wedding, Dreams Onyx, Punta Cana | Jessica & Tyler

Morgan and Nick were married on a surprisingly beautiful and sunny November day in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The day was amazing and boy, were these two adorable! The couple were married at Clearwater Place located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The venue is rich in history as it was the country’s first drinking water filtration plant […]

Grand Rapids Michigan Wedding at Clearwater Place | Morgan & Nick

This wedding was very dear to us! They are our close friends!! Luke and Dana’s farmcharm wedding took place on an unexpectedly beautiful mid October evening. The whole weekend had called for rain but a little bit of much needed luck found them that day. Dana and Luke were hit with a few challenges planning […]

West Michigan Farm Charm Wedding | Dana & Luke

Brooke and Tanner were married on a crisp October Saturday at Holland Fish & Game Club in Holland, Michigan. Their day went absolutely amazing and ended with a great party! We first arrived at the Country Inn where Tanner was staying with his groomsmen. We gathered up his details and took them down to the […]

Fall Indoor Wedding Holland, Michigan | Brooke & Tanner

Payton and Kade were married at their family’s farm house on a warm September day. It was beautiful and filled with love and laughs. We meet up with Payton at her mom’s house while Payton, her maid of honor, and mother were getting their hair and makeup done by Ali VanAlstine. They all looked so […]

Late Summer West Michigan Backyard Wedding | Payton & Kade

Jorie and Tylor were married at Heritage Farm Market in Fremont, Michigan on a beautiful late summer Saturday. When we arrived Jorie and her four bridesmaids were getting ready at the farm house at Heritage Farms. They were getting their hair done by Gabby Vanderwall and makeup done by Taelor Schultz. They all looked absolutely […]

Boho Farmhouse Wedding Fremont Michigan | Jorie & Tylor

Brianna and Matt were married at the Black River Barn in South Haven, Michigan on a beautiful Friday afternoon. Everything went prefect! The venue was amazing, Black River Barn thought of everything when it comes to weddings! Bri looked stunning in her strapless wedding gown with a deep V and sweetheart neckline from Becker’s Bridal […]

South Haven Summer Wedding, Black River Barn | Brianna & Matthew