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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. 

Jones Holiday Photos

Happy fall,  merry Christmas, happy holidays & all the good things. Whether naughty or nice, it’s been wonderful seeing the few of you for sessions I had this year. How cute are these two? Mama is so creative!

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Children, Family

“He is faithful”

The long await for this precious little face… Baby Remington has made it to the world.  Laura and Beau wanted to wait to reveal this most adorable baby room, so I thought it would be super special to post the maternity photos right alongside Remington’s one week old photos. Is he not stylish already? I […]

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Children, Family, Lifestyle

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Christina turns 2, or 4, or…

Happy second birthday to my beautiful little friend, Christina. I LOVE my little friends. They are my favorites. When you ask her how old she is, she’s two, but four fingers definitely go up. I love it. Thanks for being so adorable on a perfect summer night at golden hour. Holding hands with you walking […]

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Children, Family, Lifestyle

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Rosson Newborn Twins

5.23.16 | Two weeks ago (born 5.9.16 just before midnight, almost two different birthdays) I got to document these two little snuggle bugs as they made their way into the world. This week, I got to visit mommy and daddy and all the girls again. The newborn twins changed so much just in these few […]

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Children, Family, Lifestyle

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Murff Twins | 6 months old

These little guys, their hilarious serious faces as they watch mom, dad, grandma and grandpa dance behind me. They weren’t fazed at all. And it was hilarious. These cuties are 6 months old already! Time flies when you watch a child grow that is most definitely for sure. And two! Here’s to one of the […]

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Blessed. We won the Couple’s Choice Award for 2014.

Once again we are so very grateful beyond words to have been blessed with the clients that we have. Getting to know all of your hearts and your relationships together with your fiance, spouse, children, family… its been yet another heartfelt year. 2014 has been one of the best years of my life and I […]

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A newborn baby in the Robison family

Welcome home baby Nash! The new little “man” in the Robison family weighing in at TEN pounds. Here he is so stinking cute with his little tie t-shirt at 8 days old. Congratulations Kyle + Kendra.

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The Kackley family | Independence photography

These are my big hearted friends Laura & Craig. With two of the most precious little munchkins, super hero Liam and little red headed Olive. They are actually living in the house we just moved from, and let me tell you, after living there almost 3 years, they transformed this home when they moved in. […]

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“Back to School” mini sessions

A new year begins, and yet another tooth is missing, hair has been trimmed, new clothes have been bought, your kidos FIRST day of school is here. You don’t want to miss these important moments in your kids growing. And I want to help. MINI SESSIONS are ONLY $75. For 20 minutes only, we’ll be […]

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Children, Family, Lifestyle, Specials

Ashley Hotka, Good Earth Floral, family, brotherly love

Precious, precious little boys.

Precious, precious precious! To my great friend and one of my favorite florists Ashley with Good Earth Floral Design and her more than squeezable little boys. Loved them! To purchase any prints, canvas or float wraps and to see their whole gallery, click here. To download your heart out, click here. Photos taken at the […]

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Kansas City portrait photography + Vintage children

These are my favorite types of photo shoots…and of two of my favorite, darling little girls in the world! Enough said.  Silly girls!This was our blooper shot of the evening. Uncle Philip being himself of course. He must add his touch to the session. That face… that is why I love this man! 🙂

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Children, Lifestyle

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