Karen & Dan | Grand Haven, Michigan | West Michigan Maternity Photography

My words will not be able to express how happy am for this couple or how much I love and adore them.

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Karen photographed my wedding. I photographed hers. We are photography soul sisters.Kasperlik-5Kasperlik-3Kasperlik-2Kasperlik-7

I love everything about THIS! Your smiles! Your outfits! That presh baby bump! Fave!

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We went to my most favorite place to shoot when I’m home in Grand Haven. The lake was glass.

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We shot until I had zero light left. It was perfection.

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I’m SO excited for you guys!! I can’t wait to meet this beautiful baby girl! CONGRATULATIONS!!! xoxoxo


DAN + KAREN + BABY GIRL

Together :: Spring of 2011

Engaged :: February 2015

Married :: September 2015

KAREN :: 

Hometown :: Conklin, Mi

Fave Food :: My mom’s lasagna or a messy pulled pork sandwich
5 words (from Dan) :: Sweet, beautiful, patient, (very) patient, motherly

DAN :: 

Hometown :: Grand Rapids, Mi

Fave Food :: Doughnuts

5 words (from Karen) :: hard-working, honest, charming, funny, sweet

Boy or Girl or waiting to find out :: Girl!
Name :: Charlotte Rae (Charlie for short)
Pregnancy craving :: I survived on breakfast foods early in my pregnancy; waffles, pancakes, cereal, french toast. All of the carbs.

Most excited about :: Dan is most looking forward to napping with her. We are so excited to just hold her and watch her change and learn with each stage.
Most nervous/anxious about :: Delivery! And becoming too overprotective.

July 6, 2016 - 11:08 pm

Kristine B - HOW AWESOME that you guys photographed each other’s weddings!!! I love that!! This session is PERFECTION. I love the urban vibe, then the woods AND the beach…?! YES. This mama is lovely and you nailed these photos!

July 7, 2016 - 12:46 am

Jenny - I love all the variety in this session between the two locations you chose! They are totally adorable, and you captured this season beautifully. Great work!

July 7, 2016 - 11:31 am

Chrissy - Oh her cute tummy!!!!! <3 Also, these locations are incredible! Love the variety!

July 7, 2016 - 1:14 pm

Karen - Megan!! As always, we are in love with the images you’ve captured!! Thank you for documenting the bump and having so much fun with us while doing so:) These are so special to us and some day our baby girl will love to look at these!

July 7, 2016 - 4:34 pm

jenny grimm - Ah! Nothing’s better than a good beach location- this maternity session is amazing, Megan! LOOOOVE! XOXO

July 7, 2016 - 9:55 pm

lauren - Megan, these are perfection! Karen literally GLOWS!! You captured their love so, so perfectly and this new beginning of their lives – and you did it flawlessly!

July 7, 2016 - 10:43 pm

Kendra - Those beach and city shots are amazing! Two completely different feels but i love them both so much!!

July 8, 2016 - 7:18 am

Natalie - This couple is beautiful! I’m such a sucker for freckles & hers are soooo adorable! The first three shots in the white top are my favorite, I couldn’t pick just one!

July 8, 2016 - 2:26 pm

Danielle - Love the variety in am these beautiful shots!

July 8, 2016 - 5:24 pm

Bobbi - Oh my gosh I love all of these!! I always love reading your blog 😀

July 8, 2016 - 6:37 pm

Angie - Love these!! She is such a gorgeous mama-to-be and I love the locations!

July 8, 2016 - 7:10 pm

Jen Crowe - Love the urban then nature image locations ! So fun!

July 9, 2016 - 9:52 pm

shannon - beautiful! love that you gave them 2 totally different looks and feel of photos. she is a stunning mama to be!!

July 13, 2016 - 3:27 am

Caitlynn - These just kept getting better and better! I’m in love with both locations. So much color and excitement in the city and calmness and beauty in the nature images.

July 13, 2016 - 10:08 am

Erin - Girl! These are something out of a magazine! I love the colors and the feeling throughout it! So good! xo