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Whitney & Lucas | Weston Red Barn Farm

I had a little booth and table set up with wedding albums and canvas and soon after I was set up, I met Whitney and herView full post »

Brett & Maiata | West Virginia Wedding

So much grace, elegance, intelligence and laughter at this wedding. Brett & Maiata so charming and artisticlyView full post »

Katy & Josh | Beloved

How do you even begin to put in to words how much you love your best friend. The fact that she asked me to take theseView full post »

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The Adamics | Fall 2015

One of my favorite things about photographing people is meeting people who do really interesting jobs and who have aView full post »

Rachel & Jon | Beloved Engagement

Just this week, Kansas City lost two veteran fire fighters in a very large fire close to home. They had just saved someView full post »

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Megan & Jordan Wedding at Buffalo Lodge

Congratulations to Megan & Jordan. They survived one of the hottest and windiest days of summer and still had aView full post »

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“Getting Published” | We are hosting a workshop

Come join Jana Marie, owner of Jana Marie Photography and Art Director of EA Bride Magazine Nov 8, 2015 in theView full post »

Tasty Tuesday: BBQ Beef & Potatoes

1.) Peel and slice potatoes, put in a 13×9 greased pan and place in a pre-heated 425 degree oven. 2.) WhileView full post »

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Featured on The Knot-Missouri & Kansas

We’ve had such a wonderful wedding we shot of the stunning Allie and Liam featured on The Knot-Missouri &View full post »

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Our Kitchen diy remodel

A peak into our first remodel project (done in 2013-yes it’s taken me that long to share)….. I can’tView full post »

Amanda & Gus | St Louis

Amanda & Gus were our first stop on our summer road trip East, and we started with a bang. Headed to St Louis as weView full post »

Tasty Tuesday |DIY Fruit Popsicles

BERRY POPSICLE: Place strawberries, blueberries, and milk into a food processor of some kind and blend intil smooth. IView full post »

Bath time with Ira

My ULTIMATE favorite shoots are when you let yourselves be you and then I get to document it. This sunset, laid backView full post »

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 & herView full post »

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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. TheyView full post »

Tasty Tuesday: Veggie Black Bean Burger

1.) Mash the cooked black beans with a potato masher or a fork.  Add the onions, peppers, egg, and bread crumbs alongView full post »

Melanie & Bryan | Hobbs wedding

Melanie & Bryan, married May 30, 2015. Sentiment from grandmas detail, to the letter written to Melanie by BryanView full post »

Allie & Liam | Uptown Theatre wedding

A wedding i’ve very much been looking forward to. Allie’s energy is magnetic, Liam’s charm isView full post »

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Tasty Tuesday: Chocolate Chip Fruit Waffles

Whisk eggs and baking powder together until smooth. Add to flour, milk, vegetable oil, sugar, honey, vanilla extract,View full post »

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Carilyn & Jerrod | Hobbs Building

The Hilton President, downtown Kansas City.. the perfect place to prep for the day of her dreams. The Hobbs Building,View full post »

My favorite week of every year…

Tijuana, Mexico | Missions Trip, May 2-8 | Puenta De Amistad This past week for me was one of the most powerful weeksView full post »

Tasty Tuesday: Grilled meatloaf, alfredo pasta & radishes

MEATLOAF: Pour all of the ingredients into a bowl and mix them together with your hands.  If it still feels sticky orView full post »

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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

1.) Cut all veggies and meat into small pieces and saute everything except for the spinach and tomatoes. 2.) Beat eggsView 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 »