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I’m Karen! Welcome to my online home. However you ended up here, I’m glad you have found your way to this place. I hope you find it warm, welcoming and enjoyable.

Grab yourself a cup of coffee, kick up your feet and take a look around my site. If you like what you see, head on over to the contact page and send me a message. I love my clients and hope that you will become one soon. I will warn you though . . . . many of my clients become my friends!

I am the mom of five, YES 5!, amazing daughters! They range in age from 4 to 19, so we have the full gamut of childhood happening in our house on a daily basis, and we love it! 

I’m a down-to-earth, midwest girl. I love that my roots are planted here where most of my family was born and raised, but I’ll hop of a plane tomorrow if I have the chance to explore new places and meet new people! 

I feel the most peaceful when I’m at the beach or on a lake. Someday I will live by the ocean, even if it’s just for a year in a shack. 

I LOVE snow! I love shooting in the snow, shooting unique snowflakes and getting snowed in . . . well, because snow ice cream!

I used to enjoy cooking. Then I had five kids and started a business. Now I love Monical’s! Best pizza on the planet!

I work in a dance studio. I mean, my kids dance 12 hours a week, so I work from my laptop in the waiting room. I’m a self-proclaimed #nodramadancemomma. 

I’m married to THE most patient man in the universe. He also cleans, and plays guitar . . . not at the same time.

I deeply believe in marriage. I know that I am blessed that my parents and grandparents have over 150 years of marriage under their belts. I also believe in tacos.

My weirdest pregnancy craving was Spam and Ruffles potato chips, together. Hello sodium!

I am a Disney lover. We went as a family in 2015 for the first time and immediately fell in love. I'm always planning my next trip.
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Based in Central Illinois
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