curating a life in love

When you step back to look at your life, what do you see? Where are you placing your efforts, your attention? I read a quote by William James a while back that said, “My experience is what I agree to attend to,” meaning: your life is made up of the things (the people, the places, the media, the hobbies) that you give your attention to, whether intentionally or unintentionally.

I am personally in the process of taking stock of what I put my efforts toward, where I place my attention. It’s opened my eyes so much to what I really value and what I waste my time on (read: the amount of time I spend on social media). But, it’s been truly therapeutic to step back from the day to day and then work to remove the things that don’t serve the kind of life I want to live and to add things that create what ultimately makes up my life.

As I witnessed Karen and Matt’s beautiful wedding celebration at Mountain Springs Lodge in Leavenworth, WA, I felt like I was seeing two very special people who really believe in the power of curating their life; of working diligently to include things (people, experiences) in their life that add value and purposely exclude the kinds of things that detract from that. In this way, they are very much an inspiration to the people in their lives. They are most definitely an inspiration to me. Karen and Matt, thank you for including me in your day. I couldn’t be happier for you!

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Comments

  1. Karen Thurston says:

    These are so amazing, Kathryn! Thank you SO much for everything! 🙂

  2. I could tell that Kathryn was doing an amazing job that weekend, so it’s great to see such a wonderful product. Matt and Karen look amazing, and Kathryn did a wonderful job capturing these moments.

  3. Trevor Davis says:

    Such great photos! Congrats again, Matt and Karen. It was such a fun weekend of celebration 🙂

  4. Amazing Job Kathryn!! Can’t wait to see the rest 🙂

  5. Noreen Thurston says:

    Kathryn,

    These photos capture the beauty of the occasion of Matthew and Karen’s wedding, and also the fun!

    Noreen

  6. Catherine Thurston says:

    These pictures are so beautiful, Kathryn!!!

  7. You are very talented, my friend! xoxox

  8. Gorgeous photos!! You captured Karen & Matt’s special day beautifully!

  9. Karen, your wedding pictures are FLAWLESS. Stunning bride, gorgeous venue, perfect day – you must have been a photographer’s dream!

  10. I LOVE these photos! You captured the joy of Karen and Matt’s wedding perfectly!

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