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Mollie and Calvin . Married in Kansas {a small film}

Mollie and Calvin and their two families are so special it’s hard to put to words. A few years ago we photographed and made a small film for Justin, Calvin’s brother as he married the beautiful Alyssa. Ever since then, the Beck family has welcomed us in with generosity and shown us more love than I could put to words. So when they wrote again that another one of their sons was going to marry the love of his life, we knew what an honor it was to be invited to tell that story.  When we met Mollie and her family, we knew it even more.

They got dressed and married in and around the property the beck family has owned and raised their children on in Kansas. On the land adjacent to the family farm, they built an adventure trail, decorated a barn, and invited the people they loved most to come celebrate their story.

I wish I could explain it better, but instead I hope you’ll watch this small film and experience just a bit of what it felt like to be there.(photographs to follow soon)

To Mollie and Calvin and your families,

this is for you. we can’t thank you enough for the invitation and the way you continue to show grace and generosity to our family. you all are remarkable.

thank you,

the parsons

 

Meredith and Kevin: Married on Long Island

I met Meredith and Kevin for $1.25 margaritas one evening, which is (in my opinion) the best way to get to know someone.  Turns out they met in Missouri, fell in love in New York City, moved to Kansas City, got married in Long Island, returned back to Kansas City, and are moving back to New York City later this summer. And beneath that whirlwind,  I found was a dear couple with heart and soul, commitment, steadiness and grace.  So I couldn’t wait to walk into this day – eyes wide open – ready to witness them at the start of their family story.

 

What did I see?  Horses, organic vegetable stands, wineries, wind that wouldn’t cooperate with the Chuppa setup, close knit friends, closer knit families, a Hora (always the best), and at the center: these two dear souls.
What an honor to be there.  What an honor to know them. Meet Meredith and Kevin.

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