{styled session} :: fuquay varina outdoor baby photography

I recently did a styled session with Nancy of Little Lassies (Facebook link) who has made a maternity gown for me before.  This time, she was trying out a new tee pee prop and asked if I could shoot some pics of it.  Of course I always jump at the opportunity to do something new and cute, so I told her I'd meet her there with a baby :)  Luckily, I was able to find a really cute baby on short notice ;)  I love this tee pee! fuquay varina child photography

And, PS.. those Bradford Pear trees.. OMG. I will be back again next year.. they were FABULOUS.. minus the smell.. Be on the lookout for early March 2016 mini sessions at this gorgeous location!!!

{M&M} First Birthday Cake Smashes :: Fuquay Varina and Cary Child Photographer

I think it is fantastic to see babies grow up!  These two boys are some of the cutest and I love that I have gotten to see them change, smile, crawl, and develop their own personalities!  The conclusion of all baby packages is a One Year birthday shoot, and it can include a cake smash session.  Since these boys were turning ONE in the month of July here in N.C.. what is better than a bubble bath outside following a cake smash?!  Happy Birthday, handsome boys!  

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{M} Summer Mini! :: Apex Child Photography :: Fuquay-Varina Family Photographer

Max, Max, Max.. why are you so adorable?  I can't even handle your cuteness.  I have had the pleasure of photographing Max and his family since the beginning of this year, and his 1 year session is coming up! :) Here is a look back at this guy:

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And these are the grins he gave me this time at his mini-session!

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The next time I'll see him.. he'll be ONE!!!

{Riley turns 2!} Mineral Springs Park - Fuquay-Varina, NC :: Fuquay-Varina Child Phographer

Good 'ole Riley.. complete with her mom's cuteness and her daddy's personality!  I can say that because we're friends :)  Riley is the perfect example of how with a little patience, what you get is worth the wait.  She usually takes a while to warm up to me and most of the time tries to hide when she sees me and my camera.  But, eventually, she'll start to have a good time and we get some cute pictures!

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Her daddy put her up to that!

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This is my favorite!  She was about to knock all the letters down!  Love the smirk!

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