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Family photography at Mayfield Lavender Farm in Surrey

August 18, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
Another season of lavender has drawn to a close, and I had an absolutely wonderful time meeting families at Mayfield Lavender in Surrey for mini photography sessions. Each family spent 25 minutes with me in the stunning purple fields, and we played, ran, hid, jumped and spun our way to a beautiful set of family photographs. If you'd like to regist...
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Twickenham twins photographer

August 16, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
Identical twin photography is always great fun, and having identical newborn baby girls to photograph in Twickenham was extra special. I really enjoyed spending a couple of hours getting to know these gorgeous girls and their loving family. Newborn photography at home is a very relaxed way to capture the early days of your journey with a new baby,...
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A new addition for the Baby Ballet family - Surrey Newborn Photographer

August 05, 2018  •  1 Comment
When Miss Emma from Baby Ballet North Surrey announced she was pregnant, half of the Surrey-mummy population gave a collective heartwarming sigh. Hundreds of pre-school children have attended Emma's ballet lessons, where she is well renowned for her infectious enthusiasm and boundless energy. I've been a Baby Ballet 'mum' for the past three years,...
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Inspiration for children’s activities in Surrey

July 17, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
The summer holidays are fast approaching and with two kids to entertain, I’m always looking for inspiration for new things to try. As a family photographer based in Walton on Thames, I get to meet a lot of great families and share ideas for kids activities in Surrey. Here are a few ideas that may be of interest to you too. Sunbury Garden Play This...
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My top 5 products for keeping you and your kids cool in the heat wave

July 09, 2018  •  2 Comments
Are you and your kids as hot and bothered as we are? I love the dry weather, but this heat is just too much for me - and my children. Now that we are into our third week of the heatwave, I've found a few amazing products which are helping to keep us cool and keep our sanity. I hope they might help you too... 1. A fun paddling pool We've had...
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Surrey Twins Photography - twin girls on their first birthday

July 05, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
Photographing babies for their first birthdays is always fun, but when I meet identical twins I get more than twice as excited! These identical twin girls were very happy to play in the park for our first birthday photography session, and we captured some relaxed family photographs with lots of authentic smiles and tender cuddles. Being a twins ph...
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Extended family photo shoot in Walton-on-Thames

July 04, 2018  •  3 Comments
Extended family photo shoots are often the result of a little bit of travel, and this one was no exception! The grandparents jetted in from Austraiia and North Wales (ok, the North Wales contingent did not arrive by jet, but I'm sure the train was just as spectacular!), to join their grandchildren for a Surrey family photography session in the beau...
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Spring family photography in Walton on Thames

July 01, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
I love outdoor family photography all year round, but in the spring time it really is extra special! The timing of this family photo shoot fell just as the bluebell season was coming to a peak, the buttercups were in full bloom, and the rhododendrons had just started flowering! The result was a beautiful backdrop of spring flowers for their family...
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A Surrey family photographer and a raffle winning family!

June 21, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
This family photography session in Hersham was extra special. I gifted a Surrey family photography session to my daughter's school raffle, and this family were the lucky winners! Their luck didn't end there, because we had gorgeous weather for our weekend photo shoot and were able to make the most of a fun morning in the Surrey woodland. I love ge...
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A Father's Day gift guide for Surrey dads

June 07, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
Father's Day is just round the corner and the kids have probably been busy making their homemade cards especially for dad. You, on the other hand, have probably been busy cleaning up the mess from those handmade cards and might not have had a chance to think of the actual present yet. As a family photographer, my husband often gets photos of the ki...
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