St. Louis + Destination


Travel & Nature Photojournalism


preserving our memories through words and images

A collection of personal stories about my life and family.

Downtown Kansas City

April 6, 2022

Mine and my husband's birthdays are exactly two weeks apart from each other. With neither of us being much for self-celebration, we typically utilize the weekend in between our birthdays to travel and...

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Sonoma Valley, California

March 13, 2022

After our whirlwind of festivities in Napa Valley came to an end, we continued our vacation in nearby Sonoma Valley. I enjoyed staying in Napa but in truth, Sonoma is much more my pace. A little more ...

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Napa Valley, California

March 9, 2022

After a year of fun-filled adventures and celebrations, we were finally on our way to California to attend Lindsay & Caleb's wedding. I was particularly excited to pass through San Francisco again...

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Sanibel Island | April 2021

November 28, 2021

Earlier this year in April, we celebrated my husband's 41st birthday on Sanibel Island. This was a low-key, relaxing visit to see family highlighted by a boat ride from Sanibel to Fort Myers Beach, ...

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Saying Farewell Is Never Easy

July 28, 2021

Saying farewell to your family home can be wrought with emotion. Experiences and memories created and stored throughout the decades breathes life into a home. When it comes time to move on, it feels a...

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