Category: Contest

Cake Smash :: Unicorn Dreams

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Happy Monday! I am so excited to share the images from this whimsical, fairy tale, unicorn themed cake smash. It’s absolutely dreamy! In honor of this gorgeous gal’s first birthday, I teamed up with the talented baker, Smokey Hallow Baking Co, in El Segundo,  to giveaway a free cake smash! Say Wha?? Scroll down to see the winner and enjoy…

Seniors :: Class of 2014 | It’s Your Time!

Photos By Monika is now accepting nominations from the High School Class of 2014 to be a Photos By Monika Senior Model! Nominees can be your friend, daughter, babysitter, neighbor- whoever! The only requirements are that she is a current high school junior (Class of 2014) from the South Bay area. We are looking for outgoing and fun people full…

Maternity :: Posh Push

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 for the cover of the book as…

Contest :: And The Winner Is…

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, I would like to congratulate…

Contest :: Photos By Monika Best of 2012!

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 parts of the new year,…