A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S...VACATION.

For a wedding photographer, taking a vacation in the summer isn't really an option. But by some strange fluke, I only had two weddings to photograph in August! Which meant it was time to take a weekend trip up to my favorite place on earth, CAMP-of-the-WOODS. I worked there on full-time staff for 4 years, and even though it's been 2 years since I left to get married and start my business, I still know lots of incredible people up there! In some ways it felt as though nothing changed. I absolutely love how there are just some people who you can not see for a long time, but you pick up conversation like you just saw each other yesterday!  CAMP-of-the-WOODS breeds those people!  Sigh, I miss it already.

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My ex-roomie bought the old Chinese food place in town and turned it into a BEAUTIFUL bakery & cafe! So proud of her! That pink deer head used to reside in our living room! 

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My darling husband patiently waiting for me to stop taking pictures and eat breakfast haha! Neverrrr!

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All of these places are so filled with memories! The middle picture is the giant chapel that hundreds of people visit everyday!

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We played so much mini-golf, shuffleboard, and all the other fun games we didn't have time for as staff members!

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Breakfast at one of our old staples, Mountain Market. The only place with decent pizza in a 50 mile radius!

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Loved visiting toward the end of their busy summer season...empty beach!

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Chris: "Really? You really need a photo of me cleaning my feet?"  Me: "Yes."

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He barely even needs to jump to dunk! In case you're wondering, because I know you are, he's 6' 5.5"! 

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Our hosts for the weekend and also some of my favorite people ever! Jill is my sister/mother/bff/cooking instructor! I love her!

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Chris is all trained up on back-button focusing! He did such a good job!! :)

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