Category: Mini Sessions

Maternity :: Waiting For Baby Girl

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Good morning! I write this blog with tears of happiness. This beautiful mama to be is in labor now! It doesn’t matter how many pregnant moms or newborn babies you photograph- each one is a miracle and fills my heart with so much love and joy. I am so excited to meet this baby next week and see Beau as…

Milestone :: 9 Month Baby Session

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Hoppy Spring! Hoppy Easter! Baby’s first year is full of amazing changes. I absolutely love documenting each stage of their growth. You don’t think they can get any cuter, and then, sure enough, they do! Capturing newborn, 3, 6, 9, and 12 months is just so special and fun to look back on! Here is baby Sierra at nine months……

Milestone Minis : Frankie and Joe

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One of my favorite milestone minis was with this adorable duo. Frankie and Joe, 2 and 4, were so cute, so fun, and so full of personality. You can tell who the little ham in the family is.   Their adorable outfits were purchased and coordinated by the talented, Dana Mizrahi. Dana and I started working together to really make each…

Cake Smash :: Andrew is ONE!

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Happy birthday to this little sweet pea! He gave us all the best cardio workout ever! For those of you that think I don’t exercise.. ha!! click on the link to see a real workout! Cake Smash Workout! | Photos By Monika I love the colors and the set up for this darling boy!

Mini Session :: Americana love

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I am overflowing with emotion, as I’m sure most people are, with what is going on in our country and world. Everything is crazy right now! I decided to do this Americana photo shoot because I felt the need to connect with our country and display our love and loyalty. These beautiful faces, in front of the American flag, makes…