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We won Couple’s Choice 2015…

Kansas City’s Own Jana Marie Photography Wins a WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Award® 2015 Kansas City, Mo –View full post »

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A surprise proposal…

I was lucky to be the photographer who was documenting Thursday Therapy last week, a social networking event forView full post »

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Tasty Tuesday: Pulled Pork Mac & Cheese

PORK I used indirect heat to grill the pork butt.  Prepare the grill by heating the outside burners and rub the porkView full post »

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Tasty Tuesday | Italian Spinach Omelette

Cut all veggies and meat into small pieces and saute everything except for the spinach and tomatoes. Beat eggs untilView full post »

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Easter spring minis

Here are some of our favorites from our Easter Spring mini sessions last week on the Independence square. What adorableView full post »

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BBQ Pork Tacos with Cilantro Lime Sauce

PORK: Place the cubed pork onto skewers or cook in a grill pan.  Place on the grill and cook until cookedView full post »

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Murff twins | 3 months old

My sweet, sweet friends after many years of an amazing marriage together and lots of world traveling, decided it wasView full post »

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Azul Beach by Karisma, Mexico wedding

One of my favorite things is to see the world through the eyes of my lens. Getting to document Kristen &View full post »

Veggie & Italian deli pizza, Strawberry soda

Pre-heat grill and spray the grates once the temperature gets to 400 degrees Farenheit. Brush the whole crust withView full post »

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Artsy Eleanor Pearl turns 1!

Everyone knows I already adore Emily with emmy-ray flowers. She’s an artist, an entrepreneur, a florist, aView full post »

An elegant Editorial Shoot

My amazing friend and talented wedding and event coordinator, Madison Sanders who previously had worked for SoireeView full post »

Our very own wedding video by Hawleywood Films

Thank you Matt from Hawleywood Films. I could give you the biggest bear hug right now. What a beautiful video for ourView full post »

Amy & Mike’s wedding, featured in The Knot

How exciting. We’ve been featured for Amy & Mike’s wedding in Lawrence, Kansas in TheView full post »

Surf and Turf Jambalaya

Tasty Tuesday: Surf and Turf Jambalaya

1.) Heat 2 tbsp of butter in a medium hot skillet and brown the onions taking about 3 minutes. 2.) Toss the rice inView full post »

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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 aView full post »

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Tasty Tuesday: Strawberry Vinaigrette, Chicken Salad

Strawberry Vinaigrette 1.) Put the strawberries, sugar, apple cider vinegar, and olive oil into a blender and blendView full post »

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Our own wedding, featured in a magazine..

Philip and I are IN a magazine for our very own wedding.  Its a little strange to see ourselves in print I’m notView full post »

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The goddess of all wedding albums..

I’ve never seen a more beautiful wedding album in my life. This majestic, beastly mother of allView full post »

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Tasty Tuesday: Spiced Steak Strips & Fried Rice

If you missed the announcement at the first of the year that we will be doing a “Tasty Tuesday” for ourView full post »

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Sam & Rich | Puerto Vallarta, Mexico wedding

If ever a better way to end your year… We finished 2014 with a bang in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico celebratingView full post »

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Timeless Album | Sami & James

One of my favorite weddings ever, and one of my favorite wedding designs for the beautiful Sami & James. TimelessView full post »

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The best holiday gift… little Beau

Welcome to the world little Beau. I’m sure this was the best holiday gift your entire family received thisView full post »

Tasty Tuesday: Honey Bourbon Fried Chicken

If you read our blog from yesterday, you are probably here to see what new and exciting news we have for 2015. SoView full post »

2014, best year yet…

In 2014… WE GOT MARRIED! This has by far been one of the best years of my life. I married my love and moving inView full post »

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Olivia Bat Mitzvah

Olivia celebrated her Bat Mitzvah with more friends and family than most midwest weddings we shoot in the Kansas CityView full post »

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Puerto Vallarta family portraits

Mucho gusto Angel! A HUGE piece of my heart belongs to the families of Mexico. I simply adore most everyone I meet inView full post »

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Pearl 10×10 Timeless Album

You know I adore our Timeless albums offered by Renaissance Albums based out of New York. They are hand crafted toView full post »

Amanda + Marshall | Jacobs Well

Philip and I were tremendously honored, for Philip to not only be Marshall’s best man in his wedding, but I aView full post »