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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. 

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A photographer’s Beloved session..

This is my GORGEOUS friend Melissa, and her handsome husband Shay. They have been married for EIGHT years… and Melissa just told me last fall that they had NEVER had professional pictures together (other than their wedding day of course). :::jaw drops::: You see, this is about the craziest thing I’ve heard, because Melissa herself […]

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Wolverine loves my roommate!

My roommate is in love with a man who I say closely resembles wolverine, or Hugh Jackman.. whichever he thinks compliments him most!  And he very much loves her too. I admire how much they tease, laugh, are silly, and then a couple seconds later-romance and Beloved-ness is flying everywhere. (..this is me, slowly backing up […]

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An ad shoot for The Buckle + The Ruperts

This is “the” time to enjoy spending time outdoors with your family, laughing and teasing each other about how bad your jokes are and just loving the few relaxing moments you have all together. This family, the Ruperts, were definitely out and about proudly wearing an entire wardrobe for The Buckle and very much looking […]

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Kansas City portrait photography + My little cousin turns THREE today!

I can’t believe it. I know they say kids grow up fast… but my little cousin and her little man (my second cousin) Kevin are just SPROUTING so fast! I can’t believe he turns THREE today. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO THE LITTLE MONSTER Kevin. Just look at that grin! So stinking cute.

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Children, Personal

Erin & Joe Engaged

So not only did Erin and I play volleyball together at Truman High School… but we represented during our good ole’ days of Northwest University Intramural Volleyball. That’s right.. we brought home the enormous, sparkling gold trophy to brag on our rights of IM Champions. {Not really, we just got black and white long sleeve […]

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