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I'm Kristin and I'm so happy you're here. This blog is a journal about me, wedding tips, and engagements. Stay a while and say hello!

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Budget-Friendly Wedding Planning Tips for 2024 Couples

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Weddings

As the cost of weddings continues to increase, 2024 couples are looking for creative ways to stay within budget. Weddings are exciting, yet expensive, events. Constantly worrying about your budget can add stress to what should be a time for celebration. How will you plan your dream wedding without breaking the bank? In this post, […]

2024 wedding trends, large wedding cake and champagne

How Weddings Are Changing in 2024

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Wedding trends are dynamic and ever-evolving. New styles gain popularity, old trends pick back up, and priorities change. What practices are shaping weddings in 2024? And how will this year change the future of weddings forever? Let’s dive into some important ways weddings are changing this year and beyond: Typical Wedding Size in 2024 Micro […]

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Should We Hire a Wedding Day Content Creator?

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Hiring a wedding content creator is an increasingly popular way to document candid moments on a wedding day. A content creator’s job is to take photos and videos on a phone camera throughout your wedding day. Then they send the raw footage of your special day over within 24 hours for you to share, post, […]

Our Christ-centered wedding day

Best Moments From Our Intentional and God-Centered Wedding

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Wedding Inspiration

The very best part of being a wedding photographer is sharing in the joy of so many incredible love stories. Now I am so grateful that I get to share my love story with you! David has been a blessing since he walked into my life and I can’t believe I got to marry such […]

Outdoor Kansas City wedding ceremony venues

10 Iconic Outdoor Kansas City Wedding Venues

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Filled with vibrant charm and scenic beauty, Kansas City is the perfect backdrop for a Midwest wedding day. From sprawling gardens to picture-perfect vineyards, Kansas City has no shortage of outdoor wedding venues that celebrate the city’s iconic beauty. So if you want to say “I do” surrounded by nature, here are some of our […]

The Ultimate Guide to Getting Ready On Your Wedding Day

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The day you’ve been dreaming of is finally here—your wedding day! It’s a culmination of your love story, months of careful planning, and the beginning of a beautiful journey together. When you wake up on the big day, the anticipation will be palpable! The laughter, shared moments with loved ones, and your transformation into a […]

Vibrant and colorful winter wedding florals

Creating a Colorful Winter Wedding Celebration

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There is something so special about planning a winter wedding! More and more couples are opting to celebrate their love story during the snowy months. Winter provides a unique opportunity for adding vibrant colors and warmth to a wedding day. Here are some of the best ways to add color as you plan your winter […]

Is A First Look Right For You?

Is a First Look Right for You?

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Seeing your soon-to-be spouse for the first time on your wedding day is a truly magical moment. There are so many options when it comes to your first look. Will you share an intimate moment away from the hustle and bustle of your big day before you say your vows? Or are you dreaming of […]

2023 photo shoots by Lively Photography

Lively Photography’s Best of 2023 So Far

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2023 has been filled with unique wedding concepts, gorgeous Wichita and Kansas City venues, incredible sessions, and styled shoots. At Lively Photography, we’ve captured countless beautiful moments these past few months. Today I’m sharing a few of our favorite 2023 moments to date. Let’s dive into the magic and romance 2023 has brought so far: […]

How to choose your wedding dress

How to Have the Best Wedding Dress Shopping Experience Ever

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Choosing your wedding dress is a magical occasion that should be filled with excitement, joy, and love! You’ve already found your perfect match, and now it’s time to find “the one” wedding gown that makes you feel the best version of yourself. In this post, we will walk through the essential steps to having a […]

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