2018 in Review

What a year! Although I didn’t post as much this year, it was another great year seeing previous and new families and children to photograph. As always, I am so very grateful for each and every one of you who support my passion even if you are doing it from the sidelines. I also can’t thank my family enough for their own patience and support throughout the year as I tackle my full-time work, motherhood, extra curriculars and this passion on the side.

I hope 2018 blessed you all in some way or another and if it didn’t, no worries, 2019 is ahead and I wish you health, happiness and prosperity!

See you in the ONE NINE!

See some photos below that were taken throughout the end of this year.
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C Family Photo Session

Another beautiful day for a family photo session.  This was my first time meeting this family and it was lovely.  They have 2 beautiful girls who are happy as can be.
I hope to see them in the future again!


 

M Family Photo Session

An outdoor family photo session with a dog nearly my size.
It’s always great to see this family as they continue to grow and love each other more and more each year.


“O” what a couple

Big time cheese smiling here because these two are awesome and because they recently announced they are expecting a baby girl! <3
Happy to call them friends, be a part of their lives and share these *fantastical* memories with them.

 

K’s First Communion

It amazes me how time quickly passes, but what’s wonderful is the fact that we get to experience beautiful milestones during the time we have no matter how quickly it passes.  In a beautiful dress and adorning a beautiful smile, she shines bright for her parents and family to be so proud of her.   I know her day was just as wonderful as she looked on her First Communion day.  May she always be blessed!

B’s First Communion

I’ve been around for a few years to watch this little girl grow and I am probably as happy and proud of her as her family is.
She looked so beautiful in her First Communion dress and I wish her and her family nothing but blessings!

L Family Maternity Session

Anyone who truly knows me would know that when my friends and family are happy, I am truly happy.  In some cases, I feel like I am happier more than they are at the time of their happiness. The sheer joy that I feel for someone else’s happiness brings me to tears at times.  I know, I know I am using the word “happiness” a lot!  Well, I am grateful for wonderful friends and growing families.  It’s amazing to be a part of someone’s life and share in such momentous and celebratory occasions.

Many blessings to this beautiful family for this well deserved LOVE that continues to grow in their life.

NJ Farm Shootout

A perfect Fall day to take photos at an NJ farm with some other fabulously talented photographers led to the product shown below.
Cannot thank Stephanie Lemmon and Mila Wells enough for the opportunity to participate in such an event.  This stylized shoot was fantastic.

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Sophia’s 5th Birthday


Sophia is now 5! Sophia is now 5! SOPHIA IS 5?!?! Really?  Where did the time go?  She lost a tooth and now she is 5, what is going on?  Well, we took some fun shots of her for her 5th birthday, just so she can express her personality and what she is currently into.  Don’t mind some of her expressions and poses, I let her just go with the flow because every time I tried to pose her, well, she just did her own thing, and what better way to capture someone then actually just letting them be.  Not every hair is in perfect place, not every wrinkle is straightened out and not every pose is perfect, but that’s OK, because this is real life and this is who she is and this is who I LOVE HER as and why I LOVE HER so.  Leave it to Soph to keep it real! <3  This is who she is, this is what she loves, and that’s what I am going to love about her!

Happy 5th Birthday to my courageous little ninja turtle power girl! COWABUNGA DUDES and DUDETTES!  sorry no booyakasha here…let’s keep it old school.  🙂

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