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I love branding photo shoot marathons! I have the best time and the fact that they’re back to back sessions means I get to stay in creative mode all day and I get to offer discounted prices so you can get more bang for your buck! If you’re new here, let me fill you in: […]

October 29th Spots Are Open!

A while back, I met up with boudoir photographer Emily Brault in downtown Phoenix for some branding photos and had the best time! Emily has been a friend for a while now and I even interviewed her for my Engaged In AZ YouTube channel! Enjoy her interview and then check out her YT feature at […]

Branding with Emily Brault

Are you ready? Because this is the team at Life Design Event Planning and they’re wild and energetic and absolutely fabulous. Seriously, I had the BEST time photographing them at Hotel Adeline last week! We wandered around, we took a ride on the luggage cart, we twerked and we sang Taylor Swift songs. All the […]

Branding With Life Design Event Planning

Earlier this year I found I was so inspired by my clients that I decided to interview them for my blog! This is Nicole and I adore her! She is fun, hilarious and sincere. I’m so excited I get to go to this years Showit United Conference knowing her! It’s going to be a great […]

Branding With Nicole

No. It should not. Unless you have a logo like Starbucks, Apple, or Nasa where people love to display their loyalty or enthusiasm of your brand, then sure. Do you remember about seven years ago, there was a trend where people would gather all the swag they had collected from working at their company for […]

Should my Pin be my Logo?

Gift giving has always been my love language. Unfortunately, I’ve never been someone who has thousands at her disposal at any given moment so over the years I’ve found I’ve mastered the art of the $10 gift. Or $20 if I really love you. But mostly, my gifts are extremely thoughtful and also kind of […]

Enamel Pin Design

Oh my goodness! I’m so excited to bring you this exciting giveaway because I got to partner with the awesome Coworking space in Downtown Gilbert that is THRIVE! From now until Saturday at noon, you can enter to win the following package: 30 minute branding session with me at Thrive 25 images in a downloadable […]


I’ve known members of Lori’s family for years and years but this was the first time her and I got to officially hang out and it was the best! I mean… I knew it would be because her family is amazing so why wouldn’t she be too? It just makes sense. 😛 So today’s spotlight […]

Branding with Lori

Today we’re spotlighting Laurie, owner of Two Hearts and a Planner, a full service wedding planning company based out of Scottsdale, Arizona. Laurie has planned over three hundred weddings and continues to create gorgeous events for couples all over the valley! Laurie, What made you decide to go down the road to creative entrepreneurship? I […]

Branding With Two Hearts and a Planner

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New to engaged in Arizona? Here's what you need to know!

Let's be real. Planning a wedding is no walk in the park. In fact, Forbes named Event Coordinating number five on their list of Most Stressful Occupations! While there so many wedding day websites and articles out there, I wanted to create a place just for Arizona brides.

Engaged in Arizona is a YouTube channel created to give wedding day advice to couples who are planing their AZ wedding. Get a behind the scenes look at bouquets being created, photo shoots in the making, table decor coming to life and so much more! While we're giving you that BTS look, we also interview these amazing creatives who make these beautiful events happen all year so that you can get the best advice from the best wedding day pro's.

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