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This is a peek into my little corner of the world where I share stories of my sweet couples in love, encouragement for the creative community, behind the scenes business love, and a look into our personal life with lots of Georgie girl photos, too. Grab a glass of wine or cup of coffee, cozy in, and stay awhile. Friend, I'm so glad you're here!

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Eeeek – I am beyond honored to share Nadia and Brendan’s romantic blush and gold wedding day at Room 1520 in Chicago on the blog today! These two and this day were perfect. You might remember these two from earlier this year when we met for their late winter/early spring engagement session… And even though […]

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Whoa, where did the month of July go? As usual, I’m happy to share a recap of our last month of doing life together! The month of July started out with some pool time (amen!) and a night swim with some of our cousins. But best of all? A new little baby boy was born […]

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July 2019 Recap | My Life Mondays

Hey friends! It’s been a bit since my last Friday Five blog post, but no worries I’ve got another fun one for you 😀 Today, I’m sharing my favorite things… Summer edition! 1. Our Wedding Anniversary Oh yeah, each of our summers would not officially begin until we celebrate our wedding anniversary! This year we […]

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My Favorite Things of Summer | Friday Five

Can you believe we’re already halfway through the year?! The month of June started with a happy birthday FaceTime with our niece in Alaska before photographing a summer wedding day. Then we rolled into the first week of the month complete with meetings with brides, an engagement session, and maternity photos for my dear cousin […]

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June 2019 Recap | My Life Mondays

Today we’re celebrating our fifth wedding anniversary! Happy five married years to us 😍 When I look back on that cloudy 70-something degree day we married, I will be honest – there are lots of things I don’t remember… I don’t remember watching the weather forecast, stressing over wedding week to-do’s, or making sure everything […]

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Our Fifth Wedding Anniversary

Happy June friends! I’m back again with another monthly recap blog… This time around I’m sharing my month of May 2019 recap! The month started out with one of our favorite days of the year – Georgie girl’s birthday! We celebrated with lots of puppy dog snuggles and homemade cupcakes for Georgie and friends. Georgie’s […]

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May 2019 Recap | My Life Mondays

As a self-proclaimed cake connoisseur, it just seems fitting to share a fun Friday Five blog post! If you know me, you know I love all the cake, so this post shouldn’t come as a surprise to you… Let’s dive into my favorite cake flavors! #5 – Spice Cake Throughout my four years of high […]

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My Favorite Cake Flavors | Friday Five

Hey friends! Happy Monday and month of May to you! At the start of this new month, I’m excited to share our month of April recap focused on the happenings in our life and business… Here we go! We started the month of April with an evening of church volleyball. I play on a team […]

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April 2019 Recap | My Life Mondays

Our girl is FOUR years old! Yesterday we celebrated Georgie’s fourth birthday… Complete with lots of snuggles, kisses, new toys, and peanut butter cake. She’s one spoiled girl! It’s hard to believe that a little less than four years ago we rescued Georgie when she was around 8 weeks old from Wright-Way Rescue. Our little […]

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Georgie’s Fourth Birthday

Happy Friday to you! Today, I’m sharing the start of a new blog series called Friday Five! You’ll be seeing these posts more often around the Kara Evans Photographer blog from here on out… And best yet? These blog posts will be from life to business to everything in between! First up, I’m sharing five […]

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Five Things I’m Loving Right Now | Friday Five

Just last week Kyle and I were chatting and agreed that… Our winter season has been a little more full than we even realize! We always enjoy a winter break from wedding season, but this winter season we definitely filled most of our free moments with family and friends. The start of March brought a […]

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March 2019 Recap | My Life Mondays