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Hello there!
I'm a Photographer, Educator, Shop, sustainability guru, foster and adoptive mama, multiple hat wearing entrepreneur. My love language is hugs and my tank is filled by serving others. You can find me world travelin', renovating a vintage trailer/house or doing something fun with her husband, two boys and three fur babies. 

Ali & Dillon at The Elms | Excelsior Springs wedding

We say the world is getting smaller and smaller. I believe this the older I get. When I sat down with Ali & her mother for their first consultation, even though Britney with Plush Productions sent these beautiful families my way, we made the connection that I was hired by the grooms parents to document Ali […]

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An elegant Editorial Shoot

My amazing friend and talented wedding and event coordinator, Madison Sanders who previously had worked for Soiree Event Designs, has taken the leap to start her very own event planning business. I’m so, so proud of her. It takes a brave, hard working and entreprenereal spirit to dive in to the unknown, but to follow […]

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Julie’s “Children Book” themed baby shower

One of the sweetest teachers you can ever have, the most thoughtful, smart and organized friend to everyone, and such a fun person all around.. Julie is always the one organizing fun events and pulling in social activities with everyone. It was time to throw her the most killer baby shower for the new mom […]

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Lifestyle, Personal

Britney & Jimmy | The Elms

My sweet, sweet Britney… one of the best and most organized wedding coordinators I know in Kansas City, got to enjoy putting her “own” wedding experience. Down to every detail of labels on the water bottles, the surprisal of the ice sculpture airplane-a replica of her and her grooms, and the 3 dj/band set up….this […]

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Baked Expressions, floral topper, beads, white floweres, Kansas City weddings, Jana Marie

Baked Expressions | yummy KC wedding cakes

I have brides and grooms ask me all the time about other spectacular vendors that they can trust and are very professional in their personalities, their business and their creativity is above and beyond. For all the Kansas City couples, I want you to go see Renea Feagin at Baked Expressions. She is one of […]

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Inspiration, Weddings

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