I'm a hopeless romantic who finds great joy in creating and capturing connection and beauty wherever I go.
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It is finally Summer! Which means it is the season to start planning your Fall 2021 wedding! This styled shoot at The Barn at Riverbend should inspire any bride for a beautiful, elegant, fall outdoor wedding. Some great ideas to incorporate into your fall weddings. Skip the dark colors! Pop your fall wedding with light […]
With all the sorrow, fear, and hate in the world, I am so happy that my job still brings joy to people. I am proud that my job, for just a short period of time, can make us forget everything that is going on around us. During my sessions, we get to experience joy, love, […]
Traveling to another state during a pandemic with a baby was by far the most chaotic adventure I have ever taken. To all the parents out there who have or do still travel with a baby or child you already know what struggle I am talking about. You have to pack 3x more items. You […]
Last summer I spent 2 months planning, styling, and shooting 11 styled shoots for Kansas Wedding Magazine. The editor from KWM came up with a brilliant idea and wanted me to help her execute A decades shoot from 1920-2020. When planning each and every shoot I had to think of how to make each one […]
This beautiful elopement was the first wedding of my 2020 season from having Lorelai back in December 2019. This wedding was something I was looking forward to… The elopement was supposed to be a 12 hour day full of giggles, glitter, champagne, gorgeous downtown location, and a reception hall full of people waiting to celebrate […]
Fall weddings will always have a special place in my heart. The air is crisp, but the sun kisses your skin. The clouds are always big and fluffy. Ali and Ross had a gorgeous wedding at Mission Theater in downtown Shawnee, Kansas. Just 20 minutes south of downtown Kansas, City. Ali and her girls got […]
Having a dog is one of the greatest joys in life. They are fun, spunky, and full of unconditional love. Which makes them the perfect add-on to any family. You love to take them to the park, car rides, and pretty much anywhere that allows dogs. They are part of your everyday happiness. You should […]
I never knew I would be counting times in weeks as much as I do as a new mom. It still feels like yesterday we brought her home from the hospital … and now she is 20 weeks old. Time is flying by way too quickly and I need it to slow down. I […]
This is my first engagement session of the 2020 year! I met Madi and Zach last June at the 1890 Summer showcase. We all hit it off immediately.. haha, kinda sounds like we are in a relationship now. But seriously when you are getting married you kinda have to be in a relationship with your […]
Brianna & Jake’s elegant wedding at The Grand Hall at Power and Light was the perfect way to end the 2019 wedding season. The day started like any other wedding day. Women giggling and laughing together. Hairspray filled the room and champagne popped to make mimosas. Brianna reminisced about the past with her ladies while […]
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