Category Archives: toddlers


07.24.2016

Breakfast for Seven

A family with five kids move into a brand new (to them) house.  They spend their first Saturday morning making pancakes with daddy.  And showing me their new rooms.  I’ve had the honor of documenting this family’s story since baby …

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05.31.2016

Family Games | Westchester Storytelling Photography

I remember the toddler/preschool years.  There’s lots of routine and repetition.  Not just the meals and naps and bedtime stories — fun things, too.  Silly games and dances and activities that just get better every day for your littlest ones. …

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05.13.2016

New Home | Family Lifestyle Photography in Armonk

I’d been seeing this beautiful, long-lashed family annually for a family lifestyle photography session annually since little brother was born, but they skipped a year due to a big move — having grown out of their home in Southern Westchester, …

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05.05.2016

New Arrival | Westchester Documentary Style Photographer

I was looking forward to the arrival of this baby brother even more than I usually look forward to baby brother (and sister) arrivals.  Having gotten to know big brother briefly at his free Christmas Card Micro Mini Session at …

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04.06.2016

When we lived in NYC | NYC Family Photographer

Dad is finishing up his business degree. This summer, they head out to Seattle for a new job and a new life as a family of four. They wanted to celebrate their time in New York with a session, and …

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10.01.2015

Tradition | Westchester Family Photography

It was a close call this year — when this lovely family called me to book their annual fall session with their two little girls, my calendar was full.  Thankfully, a weekend college visit trip got cancelled because of teen …

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11.07.2013

Double the Fun in Battery Park City | NYC Twins Photographer

I love photographing twins.  It’s a challenge — not because there are two of them, but because their relationship — their funny games, the way they talk to each other, the faces they make — is SO cute, you can’t …

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09.23.2013

End of Summer | NY Family Photographer

Today is the first day of fall. So, why does this, my last session of “summer”, feel so long ago?  (What a great time we had!) Be sure not to miss THIS ONE, one of my all time faves, or …

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09.09.2013

Back to School

It’s hard to believe that just a week ago, we were on the beach. And that tomorrow, the fall routine begins for real. As we all take this step, I wanted to wish everyone good luck. Here we go … …

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08.09.2013

Settings | NY Family Photographer

All of the dreams I have of my childhood take place in the house in Brooklyn where I spent most of my first 17 years.  (Well, most of them do.  I’m occasionally at my grandmother’s house, or driving an ice-cream …

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07.08.2013

Four, Three, Two, One | Westchester Family Photographer

The first time I met this family, I was genuinely impressed with how calm and present both mom and dad were in the face of the inevitable chaos of having four kids under the age of four.  A little over …

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06.17.2013

June | Westchester Family Photographer

Well, it’s happened again.  The month of June has swallowed me whole. I’d tell you about all the things that have kept me busy and have caused me to fall behind on blogging my sessions, but … I don’t have …

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06.07.2013

Triggers | Westchester Family Photography

It seems that whenever I go over to photograph this fun Westchester family (this is my seventh time, if my count’s correct!), there’s some sort of adventure or mishap in the works.  There was that time I got run over …

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05.02.2013

Little Girls | Westchester Family Photographer

“Little girls, little girls, everywhere I turn, I can see them …” Miss Hannigan   Everywhere I turned, little girls with sweet Irish faces.  Each with their own personality shining through, but one sweeter than the next. I don’t know …

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04.17.2013

Boys Will Be Boys | Connecticut Family Lifestyle Photographer

There’s nothing like a bunch of little boys in constant motion — and the fascination and enthusiasm they bring to every situation.  (I feel like I’ve said this already – have I said this already?  Oh, yeah).  Their energy, their …

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02.13.2013

Welcome Baby Brother | Westchester Newborn Photographer

This handsome fella arrived just days before we closed out 2012 … And was welcomed by three big sisters, mom and dad.  I was lucky enough to spend some time with them all at the beginning of 2013…

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02.04.2013

Memories of Christmas (and Gas Shortages and Power Outages) | NY Family Photographer

I’ve been thinking about memory lately. When this session’s turn finally came up for blogging (my last for 2012 — I’m caught up!), it occurred to me how odd (in a good way) it is to see a Christmas tree …

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01.22.2013

Our House is a Very, Very, Very Fine House | Westchester Family Photographer

Good morning!  It feels like Monday, but it’s really Tuesday.  That’s a good kind of feeling for the start of a week, don’t you think? So I’m always telling you how photos taken inside your home are, to me, the …

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01.20.2013

Sleeping Like the Parents of Twins Under Two | Westchester Family Photographer

After chasing these two adorable kiddos around for an hour so, I jokingly said to their parents, “Well, you’ll sleep well tonight!”  I’m sure they did … but as soon as I said it, I realized that they probably sleep …

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12.19.2012

First Home as a Family | Pelham Family Photographer

I first met this family last year when they first brought baby sister home.  This time,  I like to think that we captured another momentous occasion — the last few days in the first home they shared as a family. …

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11.25.2012

Appreciating the Commonplace | Connecticut Lifestyle Photographer

“Commonplaces never become tiresome. It is we who become tired when we cease to be curious and appreciative.” ~ Norman Rockwell

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10.31.2012

To Be a Kid in Breezy Point

It has been a crazy couple of days, and it’s not going to be ‘normal’ for a while now. I know that Breezy Point will rebuild. It’s a strong community — a truly special place. Happy times, Summer 2010. To …

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10.25.2012

Family Fun | Scarsdale Family Photographer

This gorgeous family lives in the city, but we did their session while they were visiting Grandma up here in the ‘burbs. Their session was lots of fun, with a dash of the kind of mischief that only a not-quite-two …

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10.22.2012

2012 Holiday Mini Sessions … Sneak Peeks

What a day it was …

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10.08.2012

Boys will be boys … | Westchester Kids Photographer

Remember these guys? I first met them, and was introduced to their special brand of boy energy, at around this same time last year.  The photos from that session are here. They’re still a handful of firecrackers … and a …

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09.18.2012

Bubbles | Brooklyn Kids’ Photographer

There’s something magical about bubbles on a warm summer night …

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09.05.2012

Three, Two, One, Baby | Westchester Lifestyle Baby and Family Photographer

When I rang the doorbell for this newborn and family session a while back, here’s what I knew:  baby number four had recently arrived — a gorgeous little girl.  Here’s what else I knew:  Big brother number one was three …

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08.02.2012

Brothers | Westchester Lifestyle Family Photography

Summertiiiiiiiiiime … and the livin’ is eaaaaasssssy. I’m in summer mode, somehow simultaneously enjoying the compete lack of structure and being driven completely crazy by it.  One of my summer goals was to catch up on blogging all the sessions …

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07.26.2012

Giggles and Bubbles | Westchester Lifestyle Child and Family Photographer

“Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were big things.” ~ Robert Brault

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07.03.2012

Baby Makes Family | Westchester Lifestyle Baby and Family Photography

“I think a family becomes truly legit when they bring home baby number two.” ~Jaye McLaughlin Tee hee … yeah, I just quoted myself.  So many people agreed with me when I wrote that with this family’s Facebook teaser image, …

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