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Our own Forever Family day on National Adoption Day Nov 20, 2020. We had a small virtual party and celebrated these boys. J said, "Today was the best day of my life!"

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An itinerary from the ocean & islands of Phuket to the city & forests of Chiang Mai. 



Our first & only wedding of 2020 (thanks to Covid).
“A jewish military wedding” is how Lauren giggled while explaining it. 

Lauren & Andrew at Muehlbach Hotel


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World travelin’, sustainability guru, humanitarian, foster and adoptive mommin’, photographer, photobooth-er, educator, multiple hat wearing entrepreneur. This girl’s love language is hugs and her tank is filled by serving others. You can find her under a palm tree, on a mountain, renovating a vintage trailer/house or running through the sprinklers with her husband, two boys and three fur babies.

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Nicola & Kyle

Studio Dan Meiners brought down the house from head to die with decor, florals and design to blow anyones mind (this is normal for them). The whole team for this wedding day at the Nelson Atkins Museum in Kansas City, Missouri was stunning and sweet from the moment we arrived. They were troopers during the […]

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Sarah & Zach

There’s nothing more special for them than to have their darling little one take photos together for their engagement session. What a fun, love and laughter filled trio they are. I’m not sure if I found America’s next top model or my next assistant in this adorable 7 year old. Congratulations Sarah & Zach. May […]

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Children, Couples, Family

Cierra & John

This couple had so many sweet moments from the day. Their outdoor ceremony turned indoor due to the rain the midwest has been having. But the gorgeous details were flowing no matter, their guests were all smiles all day, they were glowing as a couple and God gifted them with the most stunning cotton candy […]

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Lauribeth & Patrick, White Iron Ridge

This wedding… I have no words. What a gorgeous day and an even greater team to work alongside with. It was my first official wedding at the newest popular venue White Iron Ridge in Smithville, Mo. Just 25 minutes North of Kansas City. It’s classy, fun, large, all accommodating from guest suites, bridal suites, two […]

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Kate & Kevin, Engaged

Oh my are these two adorable. The flowing dress, their free spirited jumping on the random cement blocks, loads of kisses on the side of the road in some scarce wild flowers, and dancing in the park. I mean, you can tell they are both super sweet on each other. The light was gorgeous and […]

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Cierra & John, Engaged

I finally see the light at the end of the tunnel. Spring flowers are out, trees are blossoming, new life and growth is finally here. We’ve all been waiting for spring. 2020 was long and sessions were slim to none. Everyone is so excited to be out again enjoying the sunshine and great weather here […]

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How to drop in video & images to flat lay photos & graphics.

Ever wonder how in the world people get a video, gif or photo inside a flat lay aka an already created image or video? You know, the super intriguing, “Wait, that image isn’t moving, but part of it is” image. How do they do that? It’s so easy using the free software Watch this […]

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A Quick-Start Canva Guide & First Magical Steps

If you’re anything like me, you hate learning new things. Alone at least. So many times I just want someone to show me quickly. Yes, I’m THAT girl. I learn so much faster watching and doing vs reading and figuring it out. Click below to watch me walk through getting started with Canva simply, a […]

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Online Gallery Ordering Walkthrough

Now more than ever we are understanding the deepest need to support local businesses. Mega companies are booming, leaving smaller local companies closing their doors. I would be lying if I said we were doing just fine. But we will rise above, this too shall pass. But now more than ever we’d love your support. […]

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Free Valentines Recipe + Photos

It’s VALENTINES Day!  And we love serving our amazing clients in any capacity! We had a ton of photographing for our Valentine Stock themed photos for our Stock Up Membership. Enjoy a yummy recipe and you can even download 10 FREE Valentine Photos for fun or for your brand. Download them here. We’d love to […]

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