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Motherhood

Mini Sessions are Here

I just wanted to take a second and say thank you to all the moms. The ones who tirelessly make sure to take care of their children’s needs and sacrifice their own. Who orchestrate everything for their family so that nobody misses an event, gets there at the correct time, and all in one piece. […]

Motherhood

Stallons Newborn

Newborns are truly magical. So are raisin cinnamon bagels, but newborns are magical in a more special way. Newborns sessions and motherhood sessions are something I am growing increasingly passionate because I am consistently blown away at how quickly they grow up. It seems like just yesterday my siblings and I were small and now […]

personal

On Singleness: An Under-Appreciated Gift.

“I do know that waiting on God requires the willingness to bear uncertainty, to carry within oneself the unanswered question, lifting the heart to God about it whenever it intrudes upon one’s thoughts….I realized that the deepest spiritual lessons are not learned by His letting us have our way in the end, but by His […]

experts

4 Mistakes When You Don’t Hire A Wedding Planner

    Hi all you beautiful brides! How has wedding planning been for you? I mean, really…how has planning been going for you? Are you stressed? Overwhelmed? Trust me, I know the feeling. My name is Ashlee Kautz, and I am the Owner, Creative Director and Lead Planner of Treasured Heart Events, a wedding planning […]

Motherhood

Greene Family

The Greene family was my first mini session of 2018 and it couldn’t have gone any better! One of the reasons I love mini sessions so much is because they make documenting your family easy. The Greene family wanted to document their son during 6 months old and a mini session made that possible for them.   The small moments […]

weddings

Myers Wedding

Who said nothing happy happens in high school math class? They’re walking proof against that statistic. The sweetest high school romance turned lifetime love. Molly and Dylan were so excited their entire wedding day and had the biggest smiles in the world the entire day! Hands down the best couple to open up 2018 with! […]

portraits

Tirpak In Home Session

These two invited me into their home and wanted me to capture their blue house and their life inside it. My job description is to get to capture the most important moments of people’s lives. These are the moments that remind me of how special my job is. I want to enable you to be […]

portraits

Rowe Engagement

Two souls framed in light. Patiently waiting to join into one and enter into one of the greatest adventures we are allowed to partake in this side of reality. These two are absolutely adorable together! I cannot WAIT till their wedding in May! Until then, I’ll be staring at their engagement pictures! 

weddings

If You Want This, A First Look Is For You.

Often times when I’m helping a bride plan out her dream wedding day the question is:  Are you doing a first look or not?  Often times brides opt for the more traditional non-first look wedding day. My job is a photographer is to serve you first and foremost of how YOU want your wedding day to […]

personal

On Comparison: The Thief of Joy.

Growing up, my dad would always tell me that comparison is the thief of joy. However, it was not until many years later that I would learn the deep wisdom that laid behind those words from experience. When I picked up a camera for the first time I wasn’t led to comparison. I wasn’t a full time […]

"Beauty evokes desire."

Plato