Hey there! I am Heather. A Richmond local and Sugar Shack Donut enthusiast. This is my little home where I write about long lasting love, foodie locations you HAVE to visit, renovations, and DIY projects. 

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Amanda & Kaleb | Carpenter Theater | Richmond, Virginia

Summer weddings are always a blast! From cool wedding venues and being able to shoot pictures until the late evening, they never disappoint. This wedding was no exception. Amanda and Kaleb were married at Ramsey Church and then their reception was held at the Carpenter Theater in Richmond, Virginia. To say it was stunning was […]

September 6, 2019

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Megan & Ethan Wedding | Glen Allen, Virginia| Heather Michelle Photography

Megan & Ethan got married at Saint Vernon Baptist Church in Glen Allen, Virginia. It was the perfect bright and sunny summer day for the lovebirds to get married.

August 15, 2019

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Libby Hill Park | Brooke & Wilson | Engagement Session

Libby Hill Park in Richmond, Virginia is honestly starting to become one of my favorite places. It’s full of rich history and has one of the most beautiful views of Richmond. It gives a small glimpse of the residential area of Richmond while providing a breathtaking landscape of the James River and Church Hill. I […]

June 7, 2019

Engagements

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Jessica & Kevin | Amber Grove Wedding | Richmond, Virginia

Oh goodness, where to start! This wedding was so bittersweet to me because I genuinely connected with this couple. I absolutely adored hearing their love story and the more I met with Jessica, I realized that we were so similar! Jessica is sweet, kind, and regal but she has this wicked sense of humor and […]

March 8, 2019

Featured, Featured Weddings, Uncategorized, Weddings

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Whitney & Kevin | Ashton Creek Vineyard Wedding| Chester, Virginia

Are you looking to see a wedding with a blush wedding dress, sparkly shoes, fall trees, and an amazing winery? This is your wedding! Whitney and Kevin got married at Ashton Creek Vineyard and it is a hidden gem! It’s nooked away in Chester, Virginia and was absolutely charming. Whitney and I met years ago […]

December 6, 2018

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Camile & Austin Wedding | Shenandoah Woods | Luray, Virginia

Driving to Shenandoah Woods was so relaxing and calming. I never write about my drive up to a venue but seeing the colorful fall trees in Luray, Virginia is a sight to see. My drive almost set up the day for Camile and Austin’s wedding. I arrived and everyone was hanging out and relaxed. There […]

November 29, 2018

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University of Richmond Wedding | Kassie & Johnny | Heather Michelle Photography

If you’ve ever spent time in Richmond, Virginia then you know there is so much to do and beauty to explore. From downtown Richmond and the canal walk all the way up to Carytown and the amazing food and festivals. Richmond is a place for everyone! One place I not only love to visit but […]

October 25, 2018

Weddings

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Going Full Time with my Photography Business | Heather Michelle Photography

Hello, hello! Welcome back to the blog and thanks for tuning in. I have a very important and awesome announcement for you…today is my birthday! WHOOPEE, the big 27… I wish I could say that today went down in history and that I partied hard but adult-hood is a real thing, guys. This morning I ran […]

April 2, 2018

Business

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Favorites of 2017

It has been quite the year, folks! I know.. I missed the blogging train this year. I have expressed my feelings about this before but blogging isn’t my forte. I struggle with what to say as I know so many others do. BUT…I am back and have been trying my best to share on Facebook. […]

December 30, 2017

End of the year recap, Uncategorized, Weddings

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Bethany & Marcus | Engagement | Goochland, Virginia

Recently my sweet childhood friend, Bethany got married to the love of her life. I was honored to be in her wedding on New Years Eve this year in Downtown Richmond! We had an absolute blast and the wedding was so much fun. A few weeks back,  I was able to snap a few engagement […]

January 4, 2017

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