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I met up with Mallory at Peace Valley Park in Doylestown, PA on a Sunday evening for her maternity session. We had been going back and forth about having her session that day because the weather was looking a little unpredictable, but decided to move forward and risk the chance of some rain.  We walked […]

Photo of a woman at a maternity session in a field at Peace Valley Park wearing a lavender dress

I met up with Mallory at Peace Valley Park in Doylestown, PA on a Sunday evening for her maternity session. We had been going back and forth about having her session that day because the weather was looking a little unpredictable, but decided to move forward and risk the chance of some rain.  We walked […]

May 25, 2022

Photo of a woman at a maternity session in a field at Peace Valley Park wearing a lavender dress

Getting ready for your maternity session should be really exciting, but it can also come with some questions about what to expect and what you need to bring with you. Today, I’m giving you my best tips for how to plan and have a successful, comfortable, and stress-free maternity session. We’ll cover everything from when […]

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Getting ready for your maternity session should be really exciting, but it can also come with some questions about what to expect and what you need to bring with you. Today, I’m giving you my best tips for how to plan and have a successful, comfortable, and stress-free maternity session. We’ll cover everything from when […]

May 11, 2022

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Finding the perfect dress for your maternity photos can be a stressful task. Today I’m giving you 4 tips for selecting the perfect outfit for your maternity photos as well as linking a few of my favorite stores to help make this job easier!

Pregnant woman wearing a sage green dress for maternity photos in a natural light studio. She is standing in front of a window.

Finding the perfect dress for your maternity photos can be a stressful task. Today I’m giving you 4 tips for selecting the perfect outfit for your maternity photos as well as linking a few of my favorite stores to help make this job easier!

May 4, 2022

Pregnant woman wearing a sage green dress for maternity photos in a natural light studio. She is standing in front of a window.

Last year I had the absolute privilege to work with Sarah Strausser, Owner and Lead Planner + Designer at Embark Event Design, on a beautiful Santa Barbara wedding. Sarah’s organization, vision, and passion for her work truly sets her apart in the industry! She took a few moments to chat with me about her work, […]

place setting at a wedding designed by Embark Event Design wedding designer

Last year I had the absolute privilege to work with Sarah Strausser, Owner and Lead Planner + Designer at Embark Event Design, on a beautiful Santa Barbara wedding. Sarah’s organization, vision, and passion for her work truly sets her apart in the industry! She took a few moments to chat with me about her work, […]

February 21, 2020

place setting at a wedding designed by Embark Event Design wedding designer

Picking the best location for your photo session shouldn’t be a hard task. Keep a few key things in mind when planning your photo session and the perfect location will jump right out at you! There are so many things to think about when planning your session. I’ll break them down into a few simple […]

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Picking the best location for your photo session shouldn’t be a hard task. Keep a few key things in mind when planning your photo session and the perfect location will jump right out at you! There are so many things to think about when planning your session. I’ll break them down into a few simple […]

April 1, 2019

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There you are. Sitting at your computer, looking at that blank google bar. You know it needs to happen, but you have no idea where to even start. You break out into a small sweat. Fingers poised over the keyboard you think “What the heck do I even search for? How do you pick your […]

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There you are. Sitting at your computer, looking at that blank google bar. You know it needs to happen, but you have no idea where to even start. You break out into a small sweat. Fingers poised over the keyboard you think “What the heck do I even search for? How do you pick your […]

March 11, 2019

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Oh my gosh, I can’t believe it’s finally here!   After months of work, unending support from my husband, family, and friends, my coach Laura,  Jessica Gingrich Creative, and a google history a mile long, I am so excited to share the new KVP website with you! It has been a long time coming, has […]

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Oh my gosh, I can’t believe it’s finally here!   After months of work, unending support from my husband, family, and friends, my coach Laura,  Jessica Gingrich Creative, and a google history a mile long, I am so excited to share the new KVP website with you! It has been a long time coming, has […]

March 4, 2019

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Planning your baby’s newborn session raises plenty of questions. When should we plan the session for? How do we prepare? Can we include the dog? I’ve put together a list of the most frequently asked newborn session questions and their answers so that you can find everything you’re looking for in one convenient place. I […]

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Planning your baby’s newborn session raises plenty of questions. When should we plan the session for? How do we prepare? Can we include the dog? I’ve put together a list of the most frequently asked newborn session questions and their answers so that you can find everything you’re looking for in one convenient place. I […]

February 18, 2019

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