I am so beyond excited for this post. Anyone who knows me or has read this blog just a few times knows that I LOVE good photography and I think a photo can change the way someone feels with just one glance. I think it’s worth it to splurge from time to time on great photography of myself, my animals, my husband and my family because of the memories a photo can capture.

I am thrilled to share that Erica Loeks of Erica Loeks Photography is offering a love photography package valued at $400 to one lucky reader picked at random from all of you who write a comment below telling your love story. 

Choose how you define love. Your love can be between you, your mom, your dad, husband, wife, brother, sister, grandma, grandpa, significant other, children, pets, coworker or anyone in the world who you love. Just write a comment about your love and mention the person you would include in your photography session. Have you been hoping t0 capture a photo with your beloved grandmother who you look up to? Or perhaps you want a professional shot of you and your children. Just share it here and I will randomly pick one person to receive this amazing giveaway!

I am especially excited because it’s my first sponsored giveaway and to me it is one of the most amazing things we could ever offer. The pictures will last a lifetime and Erica takes beautiful photos. After your photo session, we will feature your love shoot on

Erica specializes in capturing love and romance with her signature fine art style. Erica has been photographing weddings for the last five years and takes amazing photos of children, pets and really any situation. Her training as an artist is apparent in her stunning images. She loves to tell a story through her lens.

Eric’s work has been featured in Minnesota Bride, Chicago Bride and national wedding blogs.

Rules: The session can include anyone you love. The winner will receive one 90-minute  photo session and the time and talent of Erica Loeks in taking photographs and editing, an online gallery for ordering and sharing prints— all valued at $400. Options for additional products, prints and albums are available through the online gallery system. All photo shoots must occur within 30 miles of Minneapolis. The gift certificate will expire after one year of winning. The shoot does not include prints or a disc of images. Once you are notified that you are the winner, I will e-mail you for your address. Erica will send you your gift certificate and you can schedule your photo session. After your session, your love shoot will be featured right here. The deadline for leaving your comment is Feb. 19.

Leave a comment now and share with anyone and everyone who might appreciate this fabulous giveaway. Live the fancy life!