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Happy July! Friends, the month of June was our fastest month yet this year… And we are officially halfway through 2018! The month of June started out with drill weekend for Kyle and of course, a wedding day for me! After that, we rolled into the first full week of June packed with sessions and […]


July 2, 2018

My Life Mondays | No. 42 | June 2018 Recap

Four married years! Today, Kyle and I celebrate our fourth wedding anniversary together! I love reflecting back to our wedding day… The 70-something degree day with a little breeze and clouds in the sky. The giggles that Kyle gave me when I read his notecard letter to me on that morning. The way my breath […]


June 7, 2018

Our Fourth Wedding Anniversary

May was nutty, but we are thankful! Can you believe we are nearing the halfway mark of this year? Whoa! The month of May started with our sweet Georgie girl’s third birthday! We celebrated with a little Taco Tuesday birthday party at our house complete with a Two Whisks Bakery cupcake, party hat, and photoshoot […]


June 4, 2018

My Life Mondays | No. 41 | May 2018 Recap

It’s May, people! Can you tell I’m excited? After the month of April was filled with snow, rain, freezing cold temperatures, and basically the most unpredictable weather you’ve ever seen in Central Illinois… I was ready for May – one step closer to summer, my favorite season! The past month started out with our little […]


May 7, 2018

My Life Mondays | No. 40 | April 2018 Recap

It’s her birthday – our sweet Georgie girl is THREE! Three years ago, our sweet pup was born and just a few weeks later, we adopted her from Wright Way Rescue. I think that I can speak for both my hubby Kyle and myself when I say… We are smitten with this pup, and we […]


May 1, 2018

Georgie’s Third Birthday

Hi again, it’s me with another Project 52 update! Over the past few months, I have sincerely loved taking out my camera for more daily “life things”. It is good for my soul, and it is so meaningful to look back on these sweet photos from our weeks with those that we love. I used […]


April 23, 2018

Project 52 Update | Kara Behind the Scenes

What a wonderful read! My sweet friend, Michaela, recommended this book to me, and I am oh so glad that she did!┬áLove Your Life Not Theirs by Rachel Cruze came into my life at the perfect time… At the start of the new year and as we inched closer to the one year mark in […]


April 13, 2018

Love Your Life Not Theirs by Rachel Cruze | Book Review

Happy April! March was a month filled with family and friends! We started the month with a little more time with our niece Pix while she and her mom visited from Alaska. And the start of the month also brought the exciting news that Kyle and I are going to have another niece! We loved […]


April 2, 2018

My Life Mondays | No. 39 | March 2018 Recap

My friends, Bread & Wine was one of the first books I read this year, and this book is a favorite now – that’s for sure! I’ve shared my love for Shauna Niequist’s writing before on social media, and I’m falling more and more in love with her words and writing with each of her […]


March 15, 2018

Bread & Wine by Shauna Niequist | Book Review

Friends, I am loving how this Project 52 (so far!) is pushing me to get out my camera more often for life’s moments… When I first started this project, I told myself this lie – You’ll run out of things to photograph in your life… You only have a dog, and you don’t have kids, […]


March 8, 2018

Project 52 Update | Kara Behind the Scenes