Family Adventure | Cider Hill Family Orchard | Kansas City Family Photographer

Family Adventure | Cider Hill Family Orchard | Kansas City Family Photographer

It’s not official, but I feel like fall is here. A tell tale sign that we’ve shifted to fall is that it’s actually cooler in the shade.  Kansas summers are brutal with heat and humidity, the only salvation is air conditioning. So, even though we’re still hitting 80 degrees, you can now get some relief […]

Summer Documented: A Photographic Scavenger Hunt

Summer Documented: A Photographic Scavenger Hunt

A mission to purposefully document summer.

Front Porch Mini Sessions | Kansas City Family Photography

Front Porch Mini Sessions | Kansas City Family Photography

The kids are back in school and fall is approaching in Kansas City. It’s that time of year. Time to start booking your fall family photo session. If you’re a busy mom like me, I know that process can sound daunting. First there’s figuring out a date and time that fits into your crazy schedule […]

Aug 10-on-10 | Nelson-Atkins Museum | Kansas City Family Photography

Aug 10-on-10 | Nelson-Atkins Museum | Kansas City Family Photography

It’s pushing into the middle of August. Summer is fading. SCHOOL STARS TODAY! What?! I had so many big ideas. So many plans. All these wonderful adventures and fun we’d have this summer. Yep, that didn’t happen. It never does. We mostly just survived with some fun mixed in. There were a few big things […]

The Hour-by-Hour Photography Project

The Hour-by-Hour Photography Project

Over the last few years I’ve completed a 365 project; one photo everyday for a whole year.  While I’ve loved all the little everyday moments I was able to capture during those projects, this year I wanted to try something a little different. Something that would still allow me to capture our story, but also […]

10 Projects to Pull You Out of the Photography Rut

10 Projects to Pull You Out of the Photography Rut

As an artist, there’s nothing more frustrating then a creative block. A total lack of inspiration and motivation to create. You keep shooting, but nothing you’re capturing moves you. Or maybe you don’t even feel like picking up your camera. We’ve all been there. The photography rut. Maybe it’s the weather. Maybe it’s life getting […]

I Don’t Wanna Grow Up

I Don’t Wanna Grow Up

Does this closing mean we all officially have to grow up now? I’m a Toys ‘R Us kid. I always will be. It feels like a little part of my childhood is dying. Back in March, when they first announced Toys ‘R Us was closing, I took tiny many over for a visit. I thought maybe […]

Adventure Day | Gieringer’s Orchard | Kansas City Family Photography

Adventure Day | Gieringer’s Orchard | Kansas City Family Photography

Well, hello there, strangers! Sorry it’s been so long. We’ve been busy doing summer. Baseball games, baseball practice, cheerleading practice, camps, the lake, exploring, swimming. All of it. I really haven’t had a moment to sit down and share it all in awhile, but here I am! We went blueberry picking on Friday morning and […]

Adventure Day | Mill Creek | Kansas City Family Photography

Adventure Day | Mill Creek | Kansas City Family Photography

Family adventures have become a weekly staple for us. We’re exploring all the magical parts of our city. I love documenting these moments. To me, this is the real. This is the important type of Kansas City Family Photography. A moment. A memory my kids can look back at and remember all the details of […]

At Home: Miss L is 6 Months

At Home: Miss L is 6 Months

I always like to start these milestone session blogs with a little flash back to the newborn session. Gives you a little reminder of how much these kiddos have grown in such a short time. AND since this was one of my favorite newborn sessions ever, I don’t mind sharing again. So, there she is. […]