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An itinerary from the ocean & islands of Phuket to the city & forests of Chiang Mai. 



Our first & only wedding of 2020 (thanks to Covid).
“A jewish military wedding” is how Lauren giggled while explaining it. 

Lauren & Andrew at Muehlbach Hotel


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more about me

I am a traveling storyteller; a photographer & educator telling epic life stories around the globe. We are based out of Kansas City or wherever you're from.  Proving you can be both a goofball & romantic. If not adventuring, you can find me cuddling with my fur babies on the couch with my laptop & a cold glass of milk, renovating an old vintage trailer of some sort with my husband or climbing trees with our kids outdoors.

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Our top 10 earth friendly products

Wanna know how Philip and I have saved roughly $1500 on average every year and instead put it towards TRAVEL? Everyone always wants to know how we can afford to travel. Well, we are smart and don’t spend where it’s not needed. In our household and business, we had already made the switch to no […]

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The dirt on owning your own business

I am going to be adding interviews of some of my favorite entrepreneurs to help continue to inspire you all as you start up your businesses or dream up what a life of freedom and business ownership looks like for you. Excited to announce that my first “interview” (hello pre podcast?) is with one of […]

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Freedom comes with a great cost!

“FREEDOM ISN’T FREE” my dad always said. It’s been free for no one. And a large majority of our Americans, freedom has come as an insanely great cost. On today’s 4th of July, I struggle with my own feelings on what to celebrate, when and why. I feel I can’t choose the right words, but […]

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Jamie B’s Birthday

My girl and bestie Jamie B celebrating her beautiful spirit with photos for her birthday. These spring colors just scream her style. I love that she glows where ever she goes and is a beaming light always. Life wouldn’t be the same without you. HAPPY BIRTHDAY LOVE!

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A Grand Hall Engagement & Party

The Grand Hall is one of our favorite places to photograph. With it’s beautiful architecture, it’s rooftop party room, the views of Kansas City and the killer staff. We were honored to photograph such a fun night for so many.

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The Marriot Family & a Graduate

A high school graduate + family photos all at the same time. In all of God’s glory at Burr Oak Woods in Blue Springs, Missouri. It was so great spending time with this family again. It’s been too long! Congratulations to your stunning, porcelain skinned high school senior. I love that you were all there […]

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Family, Seniors

Mackenzie & Ben, Loose Park Engagement

I don’t know if I’m on “coming-out-of-covid” Cloud 9 or if these two truly are as magically in love as they seem. I was so giddy in this session (seriously, a gushing Jana happened). Just to be around their presence, their loads of laughs and smiles. Oh my gosh he has “the look.” You know […]

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Andrea & Dave, My Neighbors Backyard Wedding

Oh what an honor. I know during all this covid yuck, friends and family are missing out on some very special moments with loved ones: new babies being born, friends wedding ceremonies, funerals etc. For some, they understand the world might be cancelled, but their love isn’t. My sweet neighbors Andrea and Dave found a […]

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The biggest mistake a photographer can make

You’ve heard it from someone you know personally I’m sure. In my case, I’ve heard it from four close friends and I’ve had about six phone calls from others photographer’s couples who want me to photograph bridal portraits again so they can have something at all from their wedding day.   Their Photographer lost their […]

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Dean Family

This sweet family, in their element: bubbles, mohawk helmet, giggles, root beer floats, playful and creative siblings topped off with loads of love. Just the kind of family I love to know. This front yard spring shoot in their front yard was perfectly fitting. Hugs to you friends.  

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Children, Family


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