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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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Newborn twins

Sep
2014
17

Good Morning! I hope everyone is staying cool. I know I’m not! Manhattan Beach and the rest of The South Bay never sees this kind of heat! After some fun summer traveling, PBM is back with double the love. Please meet twins, Chase and Stella. Sweet and dreamy and so in love with each other. […]

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Newborn

Jun
2014
10

Hello! I’m so excited to share images of this darling little man. Welcome,  9 day new, Diego. Isn’t he the sweetest?   I love this one. Such an angel!  

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Newborn

May
2014
14

Wholly Hotness! Manhattan Beach rarely sees temps above 78. This is insanity! There was definitely no need for added heat during little Siena’s photo shoot! Isn’t she the cutest? I have no words. I’m running out of adjectives :) Love her!   It’s pretty obvious where she gets her good looks. Mom and dad are […]

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Newborn

Apr
2014
24

Good Afternoon! Such a beautiful day today in Manhattan Beach. I can’t wait to get out and soak up some Vitamin D! I am so excited to introduce, seven day new, Michael. I had the great pleasure of working with this family just before he was born. So fun to be there for the before […]

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Maternity

Mar
2014
27

Happy lunchtime! Mmm. My tummy is grumbling. I think I may need to head over to Lemonade after this post! So excited for this adorable family, welcoming their 2nd child next week! Faith was introduced to me by Patricia’s Yoga mamas, which is very near and dear to my heart. Can’t wait to photograph little […]

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Newborn

Mar
2014
20

Happy first day of spring! I can’t really complain as our entire winter felt like summer. Somehow, I am still ecstatic about the change of the season. There is no better way to welcome blooming flowers and sunshine, than this little spring miracle. Hello Kate. Welcome to the world :)  

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Mar
2014
14

Happy birthday to the sweetest little strawberry blonde! It stopped raining in Manhattan Beach just long enough to capture this cutie. Thanks for sharing your morning with me, Avalon!

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Newborn

Feb
2014
26

Such a sweet sweet boy to start my day. He was an angel the entire way through.  Oh, and the appetite on this kid… get another bottle stat! Mom has got her work cut out for her! Couldn’t resist throwing a baseball in here for Dodger loving Dad! Hope you love it, Thomas!

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Feb
2014
14

Happy Valentine’s Day! There is no harder subject to photograph than your own children! OMG, what a morning! I don’t want to spoil these sweet pictures so I will just go on letting you believe that I have the perfect kids. hehe Enjoy your long weekend! xo Monika

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