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I wish life was always full of rainbows, butterflies and all the positive vibes! But the reality is that there are going to be times that are really hard. There will be times that test your faith and times that make you question everything. That’s just part of this wonderful ride we call life! I […]

5 Ways We Stay Positive During Tough Times

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It’s no secret that we LOVE first looks. If we had a dollar for every time we cried during a first look, we’d probably be rich! : P We’ve chatted about why you may not want to do a first look, but today we’re going to share 5 reasons why you totally SHOULD do one. […]

5 Reasons You Should Do a First Look

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Happy December, friends! In the spirit of Christmas, we are having The Cotton Collective Workshop Giveaway! We are giving away ONE free spot to our February 2019 Workshop!! And, as a bonus, that special winner is going to be able to gift a friend 50% off their ticket! Who doesn’t want to give your best friend a […]

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There are a few reasons why you shouldn’t use Linktree for Instagram. Don’t get us wrong, we absolutely love the concept of Linktree and its ability to direct your followers to your top content easily and efficiently. That’s a total win! Followers want an easy way to find the content you’re talking about in your […]

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My marriage isn’t perfect, and I can bet yours isn’t either. We disagree. We make mistakes. We bicker like we’ve been married for decades. We are hard on each other for no reason. We tease a little too much. We take out our daily struggles on each other. But we also make up. We learn. […]

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Tarah and Issac’s modern intimate wedding absolutely stole our hearts! If you’re anything like us, you definitely had at least one moment in wedding planning season where you thought, “Wouldn’t it be absolutely amazing if we only invited a handful of our very favorite people and only included things near and dear to our hearts?!” […]

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We are over the moon to be sharing Blair and Greg’s engagement photos at The Dunlavy! Blair and Greg’s wedding is today so what better time to share their engagements than now! I, Rachel, had the pleasure of photographing these lovebirds and can’t wait to document their wedding today with Alyssa by my side. Blair and Greg […]

Blair & Greg | Engagement Photos at The Dunlavy

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This year’s fall mini sessions were a huge success! So many amazing families, a few new faces and some that have been in the Cotton family for years, all wonderful! Because of these incredible families, we are donating $525 from our Houston fall mini sessions for Parkinson’s Research! And to us, that is AWESOME! Houston fall […]

The Heart Behind Our 2018 Fall Minis | Parkinson’s Research

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You know it’s sweater weather in Houston when we’re dealing with a frigid 68 degrees! Kristin and Matt’s cozy casual engagement session is one of my absolute favorites, mostly because these two are just incredible people. Would you believe me if I told you Kristin was nervous to be in front of the camera? Probably […]

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We were absolutely smitten with Sarah and Jay’s romantic church ceremony and River Oaks Garden Club wedding! Of course, we fawned over the soft ivory florals and elegant details. What photographers wouldn’t?! Every bit of the styling was a delight! However, one truly special thing really captured our hearts! Without a doubt what set Sarah […]

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One of my favorite things in the world is looking back at our wedding photographs and film from 3 years ago. It gives me all the feels! Truth be told, we knew who our wedding photographer was going to be wayyy before we were even engaged! LOL. I knew that this was one of the […]

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I don’t know about you but I’m living that PSL (pumpkin spiced latte) life! I’m about to pack up our Kinsey girl and take her to the pumpkin wonderland that is Trader Joe’s in the fall. Best believe I’ll be throwing anything and everything pumpkin spiced in our cart! Since fall is upon us, it’s […]

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