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The Adams Family Wedding

A few weeks ago I was lucky enough to get help a friend out and take some photos at her precious wedding. Courtney and Josh are an amazing couple–clearly so full of passion, support, and fun. It was exhilarating to participate even a little…

August 10, 2015
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Food Photography [pt. 2]

Little Country Gentleman (now closed, but you can get this cocktail from the same bartender, Jeffrey Moll at The Good Pie) In February I shared some photos I’ve taken for my day job at a local culinary magazine. Here’s a second round-up of some…

April 8, 2015
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Food Photography [pt. 1]

Mission Taco Joint My day job is at a local culinary magazine and one of the reasons I enjoy designing for magazines is that I get to wear a lot of different hats. We’re a small team in-house, so I handle all the ads,…

February 4, 2015
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Product Review: InstaThis

A while ago, I was contacted by the good people of InstaThis to receive one of their Instagram prints and review it for my blog. I love using Instgram to capture cute little everyday moments and find that they make fond memories even if they…

March 5, 2013
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Japanese Festival

The Missouri Botanical Garden is located in St. Louis–you may remember that my dear friend, Erika, got married there this summer! It’s a beautiful place that hosts all sorts of fantastic festivals and events throughout the year. My favorite is the Japanese Festival that…

September 10, 2012
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Erika’s Wedding

One of my best friends, Erika, got married to her fantastic fiancee, Zach, in May. I’ve known Erika since first grade and we’ve known Zach since high school, so it was a really special, fun wedding. I was super happy to be co-maid of…

September 6, 2012
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OOTD: Floral Denim in the Park

Scarf: Thrifted | Shirt, Jeans: Target | Mocassins: Minnetonka  Although I’ve enjoyed the recent break in extreme heat, this brutal summer is really catching up to me. Lately I’ve just been dreaming of sweaters with collars poking out, short skirts and dresses with layered tights and…

August 23, 2012
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Why I Chose My Nikon D5100

Since I was in high school and admired the ease with which my art teacher took gorgeous photos of our paintings, sculptures, etc for our portfolio slides (Yes, I’m just barely old enough to have once needed to make slides for portfolio submissions. Crazy…

August 9, 2012
personal photography

My New Camera!

I am so so excited to be a brand new DSLR owner! Specifically, I got a Nikon D5100. This is the first camera I’ve ever owned that’s not just a simple point-and-shoot, so I’m really excited to jump right in and learn all about…

August 3, 2012