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I had such a hard time categorizing this post. Can I no longer call Max a newborn? I’m so sad! The last 11 weeks have been amazing. This little delicious angel has brought our family so much happiness. But where did it already go?   Yummy! I think I need to run and give those […]

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Savvy Moms

Mar
2013
25

One of my favorite mom-preneurs to follow is Michelle Steele with Inner Glimmer. For the passed four years I have watched her grow leaps and bounds with her business. To move forward as much as she has, does not just require talent, but a good business sense. After trying out a few studios, she has […]

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Mar
2013
05

Time is going way too quickly! My little peanut is 8 weeks old today. Waaaah! wah! Since it’s a bit overcast and cold today, I decided to make it a pajama party day. Of course, I took advantage of our lazy mood and stayed in pjs myself :) Happy 8 weeks Max! James, you’re the […]

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Mar
2013
01

I had my first photo shoot after a 7 week maternity leave last week and it was wonderful. Carrie called me up and wanted someone to photograph her one week old. Impossible to resist a new baby, I jumped at the chance. When I got to their house I realized I no longer have a […]

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Maternity

Feb
2013
22

Hi! I am so excited to finally share something that has been in the works for years! Posh Push, a book written by local Manhattan Beach mamas, Patricia Grube and Sara Smildzins, ¬†and photographed by me (yeah!) has been published and is available for purchase! ¬†Beautiful model, Laura Wallof, was photographed at nine months pregnant […]

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Newborn

Feb
2013
20

Happy Wednesday! So happy to report Mr. Max slept seven hours last night! Woohoo! That means mama will be back blogging and photographing very soon :) Unless of course, last night was a total fluke! I still have some favorites from week 1 lined up for posting. It’s much harder to weed out the mediocre […]

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Feb
2013
15

Hi! I’m back (I think)! Happy Valentine’s Day and Mid February. Can it really be almost Spring? I thought photographing my own baby would be such a breeze. Haha. Very funny. Throw in a 3.5 year old and my dream photo shoot turned into a hot mess. Here’s what I got… Officially, here is Max, […]

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Jan
2013
15

Thank you everyone for your support and votes! It means so much to me. I’m sure the winning family will agree :)   All of these babies and families are so beautiful. This contest is really just a fun way to energize the new year and give someone 100 bucks :)   That being said, […]

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Happy New Year! I am so excited that 2013 is here! The biggest reason of all- we are welcoming our 2nd child in just a few days! Woohoo! So many things to do before he comes. In the chance I fall off of this blog for awhile, you know why :) One of my favorite […]

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Newborn

Dec
2012
31

Happy almost New Year’s everyone! I took a much needed break in December to get ready for the next addition to our family. Feeling more than prepared, I had to come out of maternity leave for this very special family and their 8 day new, baby boy, Beau. I met Rebecca in prenatal yoga class […]

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