I'm Jessica Lauren - a wedding photographer for happy couples who are stoked about their wedding day! I couldn't be more thrilled that you stopped by! This is where I share bits and pieces of my passionate heart, spontaneous adventures, and pretty pictures of my rad clients! Feel free to grab a cup of coffee and stay awhile! xoxo


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Everything You Should Know about Roadtripping in Iceland

It’s taken me forever to write this blog post, not just because I’ve been in the thick of my busiest season, but because I have so much info to share that I’m not sure the best way to narrow it down into blog post form! I spent the three months between when we bought our […]

December 28, 2018

Personal, Travel

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How We Traveled to Banff for Under $600 :: Destination Photographer

Okay, y’all – I am so excited to FINALLY be getting this blog post up!! If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll know that I’ve been raving about this trip since September (and probably won’t stop anytime soon – sorry, guys!) because honestly, I have never been anywhere more incredible in my life. Most of […]

November 2, 2017

Destination, Personal, Travel

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I go to a prison every Monday, and this is how it has changed my life

I hesitated writing this post awhile now for a multitude of reasons, but recently the Lord began to speak to my heart and change my perspective. You see, I wholeheartedly believe we are held accountable for what we know. My eyes have been opened to a world I didn’t even know existed not too long […]

October 17, 2017


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My Favorite Tips for Traveling on a Budget :: Destination Photographer

If you don’t know that I love traveling – then we obviously need to talk more! There aren’t many things I adore more than hopping on a plane or jumping in the car to head somewhere new. However, with travel comes expenses and they can add up quick. I wholeheartedly believe that memories and experiences […]

July 31, 2017

Destination, Personal, Travel

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Adventuring through the Pacific Northwest :: Cannon Beach & Seattle

Okay friends, I have to be completely honest. I know that it’s not necessarily fair to pick favorites, but Missouri doesn’t have anything on the Pacific Northwest – it’s just the truth. There is nothing that stirs my heart up quite like the west coast. This place is big, but small to me. I’ve spent […]

June 26, 2017

Personal, Travel

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