• Children,  Couples,  Family

    Six Years of Photographing the S. Family

    Meet the S. Family.

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    I love spending time with this special family. We go way back…we grew up in the same home town and spent our school years together. I have many childhood memories of Merrilyn; giggling in school hallways and skating on the pond just steps from her home for her birthday parties.  And now we meet for photos on the same week-end in September for the past 6 years and talk about our own kid’s venture to school.  It’s been a year since I’ve seen the kids, and what a difference a year makes.

    Little D. is a big boy now and wow can he run. He’s full of energy and determination.

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    Miss B. is a sweetheart.  She is tender, full of imagination, and has the BEST infectious giggle.

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    We picked the same location as last year’s session so we could reproduce this photo from one year ago:

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    I love that they have a visual story of one year’s growth within their family.

    It was so good to see you again!


  • Children,  Family,  Love

    The G Family’s Love and Gratitude

    Let me introduce you once again to the G. Family.

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    I’ve photographed this loving family many times over the past three years as their lives have grown in love and gratitude.  It’s always a pleasure!  Every time I photograph them, I leave with a full heart and a big smile. They are amazing.

    The girls are so sweet together, and their close sisterly bond is beautiful.

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    Thank you once again for asking me to document your family story. It’s an honour!

  • Children,  Couples,  Family,  Love

    Sawyer is Two!

    Meet Sawyer.

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    It’s been a year since he smashed a cake in the park, the very same park we met when he was a newborn.

    And now he’s two. Full of spirit, curiosity, laughter, and energy. He’s quite the talker now! I was shocked when he ran up to me and said “Hi Christine!” He’s such a sweetheart.

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    I love that his shoelaces are untied in the photo below. It accurately depicts exactly how much energy he has…he runs his laces loose.

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    Happy birthday little man! Thank you for a fun evening!

  • Children,  Family,  Love

    The K. Family One Year Later

    Meet the K. Family.  It’s been a year since our last session together.  One of my favourite parts about being a family photographer is that I’m asked to document a family’s story and so much changes in just a year. The kids grow in size and personality and their parents fall even more in love with each of their amazing little personalities.

    These girls pack a lot of personality in their small frame.

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    Ava had an idea for the end of our session to dress up as pirates. She has a vivid imagination and her parents foster her great imagination with confidence and love. Perfect. Thank you for the entertaining evening!

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  • cake smashing,  Children,  Family

    Jayden’s Cake Smash

    I haven’t seen Jayden since I took his newborn pictures.

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    At just 10 days old, he was already full of personality and now that he has turned one (just yesterday), his personality has grown right along with him.

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    Onto the cake smashing!  The fabulous cake was supplied by Fuss Cupcakes. So delicious!

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    And this is the moment Jayden decided he didn’t like the feeling of icing on his skin…

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    At some point in every cake smashing session, there is a break down when enough is enough…

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    It’s his birthday, he can cry if he wants too…

    Happy Birthday Jayden!

    Thank you for coming over and smashing a cake! It was so good to see you all again.