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Newborn

Jun
2015
17

I am so excited to finally post this baby! When I first spoke with Stephanie, she told me that her and her husband were big golfers. I ordered this outfit in anticipation of their photo shoot. It was torture to just stare at it as I waited for Baby Chase’s arrival. Oh my gosh, was […]

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Newborn

May
2015
21

Hello beautiful Amelia! I have been working with this wonderful family for years and was so excited to meet their newest addition. Please welcome, 7 day new, Amelia…   And her incredibly loving and proud big sister…   Love you guys! Thank you for including me in this special time! xoxox   If you would […]

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Apr
2015
28

A family that laughs together, stays together!   This gorgeous trio always brings laughter to a photo session. For five years we have been working together and spend each session with the giggles. What great energy they all have! I was so excited when Natalia called me and said they were expecting their second daughter. […]

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Newborn

Apr
2015
21

  I did not take a maternity leave this time around because so many of my families from previous years were expecting a baby around the same time as me. Am I exhausted? Absolutely. Was it totally worth it to help welcome their newest addition? 100%. My heart is so full spending time commiserating with […]

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Newborn

Apr
2015
01

I think Manhattan Beach has the most beautiful babies and mamas! Oh my goodness, check out this beautiful family! I had the pleasure of meeting this wonderful family two years ago when their first son was born. Now, they welcome their second bundle of joy. Please meet Kai, 1 week old…   His adorable parents […]

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Mar
2015
18

Happy Wednesday! I am back at work full time meeting all of Henry’s future playmates :) This precious girl was in the studio with her adorable older brother, whom I photographed two years ago. I absolutely love watching my families grow. Mackenzie, at 6 days new, was incredibly alert. It took a lot of work […]

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Newborn

Mar
2015
03

Four weeks ago today, I welcomed my 3rd boy, Henry Ryan. So yummy, so delicious. He was my first client of 2015 and such a stellar one he was! Not going to lie, he did everything I asked of him without protesting. Please welcome my little Mochi Ball at 7 days new..  

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Jan
2015
19

Happy New Year everyone! I cannot believe it, but I am going on maternity leave to have my third son! Yikes! I don’t think it has hit me yet. I am so tired of being pregnant, but so scared of having three kids! I’m not sure what to pray for- baby to stay in or […]

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Newborn

Dec
2014
10

I am so happy to share this little Christmas bundle of joy! 10 days old and pure deliciousness! Meet little Max..   His big brother, Dylan, was pretty fantastic and loving too :)   Oh! And that mama love. Ahh. I can’t wait to do it again! If you are interested in booking your newborn […]

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Nov
2014
20

Hello! The last few weeks have been a wonderful craze of kiddos dressed in red, smiling families, and new babies. If you follow me on Facebook, you’ll already know that Janie and Jack Children’s Clothing Store and Photos By Monika, teamed up to bring you a local promotion. In just 2 days, 40 children were […]

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