a few words + cocktails

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there’s something that makes me really uncomfortable about photographing an event. maybe it’s the possibility of missing *the moment* or the lack of control in such a fast paced situation. it probably has a little something to do with all the people watching me work. and am i in the way? being disruptive? 

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Gatherings Like These & Fig Tagine

Guys, I really like food! And not just because I love eating it (although i really do like that part). But because food has this amazingly powerful way of bringing people together. In our busy lives it is, unfortunately, not something we get to experience all the time but nonetheless it should be something we try to do more often. Nothing fancy or anything. Just a simple gathering over yummy stuff! It’s rewarding and nourishing for our bodies and minds.

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A Creative Convergence

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When Tyler of Made in KC first approached me about being a part of a dinner event he was putting together for Kansas City creatives my first thought was (*%&$^#@!) yea, totally. i’d love to.  He and Jaclyn Joslin of Coveted Home were teaming up to put on a thank you dinner for those makers who filled  the south KC boutique and made opening their doors possible. I was totally stoked (and super nervous!). It was completely flattering to even be considered as a part of KC’s creative community. And even more than that — trusted to feed all 60+ of them!

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Long Bean Bun

Wow, this post is wayyy over due! This past week has been crazy — but totally in a good way! Like : I did my first commercial food styling and photography shoot AND I installed my Still Life Project gallery show. Woop Woop. So much hustle! I feel bad for neglecting the blog in all the chaos, but I’m catching up on my posts now and I’ve got another one cookin’ ( < — see what I did there? ) so don’t go away. Stay tuned because it’s offially Fall which means lots for comfy cosy recipes and not to mention Nico’s birthday ( !!! )

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