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    Family Portraits before college: one last photo before you go

    You blink, and the baby you once held in your arms is now here for one final summer before she’s off to college. Where does the time go? It all feels so cliché, but that doesn’t make the shock any easier. Jennifer was feeling that shock when she called this past[…]

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    Family Portraits: Love beyond blood

    Nirzhar and I have always loved The Strands, even before it became a name for it’s residential architecture, it’s “Funicular“, or the beautiful park and view up top. The Dana Point ‘point’ rises out of the sea on one side, the Ritz Carlton gazing down on beach goers at the[…]

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    High School Senior Photography: 12 Hour Sale!

    High School Senior Photography, Orange County, CA 12 Hour Sale, Monday, June 16th, 9am – 9pm Our 2-hour, multi-location high school senior photoshoot will be 75% off the session fee on June 16th, from 9am-9pm! Only phone orders will be taken at that time, so be sure to call 949-427-5171[…]

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    Easter Photos: Aliso Viejo Community Association Spring Event

    It’s Spring time in Aliso Viejo with beautiful skies, warm weather and bunnies just about everywhere you go! This past Saturday the Aliso Viejo Community Association put on a beautiful event for the residents this past Saturday. Children were in their Easter best collecting Easter eggs, face painting, bounce house, crafts[…]

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    Last Chance for Portraits 2014 High School Seniors

    Now’s the time for your High School Senior Portraits for 2014 graduates! We have only 16 SPOTS open from now through the end of May for High School Senior Portraits. Once they’re gone, they’re gone! Sessions can include hair and make-up, multiple locations including in-studio, and outfit changes. Because of[…]

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    Our Favorite New Thing: Reclaimed Barnwood Frames!

    I would love to say that the main reason we chose these reclaimed barnwood frames is because of their re-use of valuable resources, which is a great benefit to the earth, but the truth is they are just gorgeous and we had to have them! These light-weight, naturally distressed and[…]

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    Business Portraits: Great Outfits for Women by Anthropologie

    Trying to find the perfect outfit for your business portrait is enough to make you want to cancel the whole thing! But, have no fear, Anthropologie is here with some beautiful, simple outfits for professional women wanting to look their best – and on sale, too! When choosing an outfit[…]

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    Valentine’s Decorations: Free printable download!

    Hearts. Love. Valentine’s Day is just a month away and I’ve been looking up ways to decorate the home with little touches of love and fun. I went to Michaels the other day and kinda went nutty with all the things I could buy, but our children’s school emphasizes creating things[…]

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    What about the Dads, P&G?

    First, let me clarify that this is Rachel blogging. Second, I know I can’t be the only Mom that cries at these videos, like the most recent one from P&G’s “Thank You, Mom”. The video says it all: We’re there to pick them up, love them, and encourage our children[…]