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Outdoor Family Maternity Photos – Overland Park

It is always so special to document this season for families! Waiting on a new baby to join, and documenting your memories as a family of 3 (or more!) before a new baby joins the crew. The last time we worked together was for big brother’s 1 year photos, so it was extra special seeing […]

August 18, 2021

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kansas city maternity photographer – waiting on baby M

What a beautiful session with this sweet couple! We had such a great time photographing their maternity session. Mama came by my Kansas City studio a few weeks before their shoot and selected 2 dresses to wear for their outdoor maternity session. She also got an idea of what she will wear for their studio […]

August 8, 2021

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tips for planning outfits for your session – kansas city newborn photographer

If you are like most people, planning outfits for you portrait session is a big stressor. The time, expense, hassle of going to and from stores with kids in tow… it’s all overwhelming and most don’t know where to start! That’s why I am so pleased to offer access to my Client Wardrobe complimentary with […]

July 27, 2021

kansas city newborn photographer wardrobe tips


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kansas city newborn photography – baby matix

Sweet baby Matix joined me at the studio for their first photos as a family of 3. Their whole crew was styled by my client wardrobe. We got shots of baby alone, baby with mama, with dad, and as a family. I love creating timeless heirlooms for my clients to enjoy and pass down for […]

July 23, 2021

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5 things to consider when hiring a photographer

Looking for a photographer can be overwhelming. There are so many styles to choose from and offerings included. It can feel like a job in itself to sort through Google and Instagram! Below find my TOP FIVE tips for hiring a family, newborn, or maternity photographer. Let’s jump into it! Style: Do you tend to […]

June 25, 2021

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kansas city family photographer – baby archer

I was so thrilled when this mama reached out to me to photograph her second baby. We worked together just 2 years prior for her older kiddo’s newborn session, so it’s always wonderful watching clients’ families grow! Sweet baby A was a champ and did wonderfully during his session! We kept big sis entertained with […]

June 21, 2021

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kansas city family photographer – G family

What a beautiful little family! Kaitlyn reached out to schedule family photos and we got right to work! She came to try on dresses from my complimentary client wardrobe, and I pulled outfits for the rest of her family as well. Seeing her style board come to life was so fun – especially since all […]

May 20, 2021

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kansas city newborn photographer – teagan

What a perfect session! Baby girl was so sweet and didn’t fuss at all. Mama chose to add on hair and makeup with my amazing team. All that she had to do is show up at my Kansas City photography studio, pick out outfits for herself and dad, and enjoy coffee while prepping for their […]

May 11, 2021


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kansas city family photographer – zoey

I think this was my fifth session with this family! They are always a fun girl crew. We have shot several sessions outdoors, so they opted for my Overland Park, Kansas photography studio this time. It worked perfectly – we listened to music, played and celebrated the littlest one turning ONE! Outfits for the whole […]

April 30, 2021


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kansas city newborn photographer – daxton

Oh my goodness, this family! Let’s start with big brother. He was a rockstar. He was fun and excited, and you could just tell he loves baby brother so much! Next, their outfits. They are so perfect! The light neutrals are always a great choice in the studio, and it was coordinated beautifully. Outfits for […]

March 15, 2021

Kansas City Newborn Family Photographer


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