An outdoor engagement session at Chatham Manor, in Fredericksburg, Virginia by Thuy Minh Hussey

I love Ashlea and Eric, they are so perfect for each other, and it's been a lot of fun hearing about their wedding planning. And unlike a lot of grooms, Eric is actually quite interested in that too. Moreover, they're having a destination wedding, next year, in Turks and Caicos! How exciting is that?

But we decided to keep it local for their engagement session, by going to Chatham Manor. Wait until you see their adorable fur baby, Pac <3

A mother daughter picnic at Salubria, Virginia by Thuy Minh Hussey

In France, we love picnics, even in Paris! We love getting together with friends and family for coffee or a bite, and when Spring's here, it's so nice to lay a blanket in a grassy area, with some good wine, cheese, bread and a plate of charcuterie (I know it seems cliché, but it's true!).

Catherine from Davis and Main Style loves the concept of a picnic too, and created this family friendly setting, with some beautiful touches and outfits, like her daughter Elliot's whimsical waist cape and body suit.

Elliot loved those macaroons from  Cassis .

Elliot loved those macaroons from Cassis.

Vendors credits:

Styling:  Davis and Main Style | Flowers:  Good Earth Flowers | Photography: Instant de Vie Photography | Macaroons: Cassis | Jeweler: DND Jewelers | Outfits: Xaria and Co, Little Posh Co, Anthropologie and Joy Joy | Toys: La Lovie and Moulin Roty | Film Scans: Photovisions | Venue: Salubria