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Jessica Rice


whole-heartedly believe in 4 hour dinners, planning parties so epic people talk about them for years. Going way over the top on gifts, dancing all of my stress away and raising our kids to live out love and kindness that can change the world. 

A Southern Girl living in San Diego’s Endless Summer! I left dental career path to travel the world with just a camera in hand and spent a year capturing the world’s greatest beauty. I’m a deep believer in waking up at 5 am to own my day, rocking every jumpsuit, losing track of time dining with friends and drinking tea until it fills my veins. I traveled the world in search of life’s greatest adventure and found it in my arms as I held my children. I’m here for you. Here for your adventure and here to share everything I’ve learned along the way. 

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San Diego Wedding Venues

First up in the San Diego Wedding Venues Guide: La Jolla Women’s Club Wedding blog series is a If you’re looking for the perfect San Diego Wedding Venue that offers ocean breezes and a romantic garden feel then La Jolla Women’s Club might be perfect for you! Just one block from the beach, located in […]

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Balboa Park Wedding Photography

There is no place more iconic in San Diego than Balboa Park. Balboa Park is a very popular destination for engagement, wedding and family photos but on this one incredible day we had the entire park to ourselves.

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Pannikin Building Wedding in San Diego

If you love color, the boho look and also an industrial vibe then this Vibrant bohemian style wedding at The Pannikin Building in San Diego is right for you!!! Sweet Blossom Weddings had a vision for a bohemian-styled wedding look and they certainly lived up to the hype, creating the most beautiful Spring photoshoot. Combining […]

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The Inn at Rancho Santa Fe is one of the best wedding venues in San Diego hands down. Every single square inch of the Inn’s property is a photographers dream. This Wedding at the Inn at Rancho Santa Fe shoot was absolutely stunning and will give so much inspiration for any wedding at the Inn.  […]

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San Diego Wedding at Admiral Kidd Conference Center

The sun was showing off and morning mimosas were being sipped when I walked into the room to see the bride laughing with her family and friends. Jess was as stunning as could be and the girls of Elwynn and Cass made her shine as she prepared for her big day. The doorbell rang and […]

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San Diego Wedding at Omni La Costa

When it comes to your wedding day it’s so important to work with your wedding planner and photographer to prepare the perfect timeline. Today I’m giving you our ideal timeline for an 8 hour wedding day. I’ve listed how much time a photographer typically likes for each section of the day and added a sample […]

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Wedding at L'Auberge Del Mar in San Diego

L’Auberge Wedding in Del Mar  Overlooking the Pacific Ocean in the heart of Del Mar sits the iconic L’Auberge Hotel. L’Auberge is more than just a boutique coastal resort, it’s a romantic seaside destination for the ideal San Diego Wedding. Wendy and Eric fell in love with L’Auberge at first sight and knew their wedding […]

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Hawaii Destination Wedding

Kauai Destination Wedding When Bay area residents, Kendall and Ben pictured their wedding they dreamed in palms, ocean breezes, and the Aloha spirit. Their Kauai destination wedding became a reality with just a few Mai Tai’s being sipped under the Hawaiian sun. Ben and Kendall only made one trip over to Hawaii to plan their […]

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Westin Carlsbad Wedding

A Westin Carlsbad Wedding in the Grand View Atrium Coastal views and ocean breezes greet you as you step outside the Grand View Atrium at the Westin in Carlsbad, California. The faint scent of salt in the air and watching the sunset from the cocktail lawn set the perfect backdrop for any San Diego wedding. […]

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San Diego Wedding Photography at the Darlington House in La Jolla

A Darlington House Wedding I answered the phone and the excitement and nerves were tangible. We were strangers at the time but a cold call from Colorado, a trip to the Hotel Del and a romantic proposal on the sand dunes would lead us to becoming life long friends. I remember the moment Nicole said […]

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San Diego Wedding at Omni La Costa

Romantic Omni La Costa Wedding Have you ever met someone who is the absolute epitome of romantic? The first time I saw Heather I knew she was beautiful, caring and thoughtful beyond compare but it was her heart of romance that captivated me. I knew her wedding day would be nothing short of true romance, […]

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San Diego Bride getting ready photos

How Much Time You Need for Getting Ready Photos on your Wedding Day One of the main questions I get from brides is how much time do you need for getting ready photos on your wedding day? It’s really important to know this answer as you build your timeline with your wedding planner so I’m […]

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Wedding at Grand Tradition in San Diego

A Grand Tradition Wedding Ryan + Cindy are the type of people you become best friends with in an instant. It was only fitting that their whole wedding day felt like one big family gathering. They rented a mansion in Temecula to host all of their bridal party and family for the weekend in prep […]

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why you should order a wedding album

Should You Order a Wedding Album? Yes!!!! The answer is a resounding, yes! One of the most important decisions to make when choosing your wedding package is ensuring you order a wedding album. It’s easy to look at wedding packages and ignore the wedding album section because at the time it doesn’t necessarily seem crucial […]

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