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Balloons at Elephant Rocks

21.6.18  POST CATEGORY  :  Lifestyle | Children | Family | Celebration | Landscape

Sophia has just turned four, and what better way to celebrate than with some ginormous pink and white balloons!! There was going to be four balloons of course... but maybe one balloon had other ideas. Of course the gas canisters said they'd fill 30 balloons, but managed a sum total of four. It didn't matter... you know it's going to be a good day when the lighting's stunning, the sky is thunderous and someone declare, "Can we do a funny face" a great family day out with a story to tell for years to come :-)

Happy Birthday Miss Sophia!!

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Baking in the Park

17.8.17  POST CATEGORY  :  Together | Lifestyle | Family | Celebration
It's not everyday you get to photograph three generations icing a cake together... in a park! Sometimes life throws you a curve ball and the best thing you can do is throw it back! 'Carpe Diem', seize the day and have some fun! That's what these girls certainly did sporting war paint icing on their faces and just a little bit of 'fairy dust' icing sugar falling from the skies. Such fun. Click to view full blog post
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Three's the perfect number

16.8.17  POST CATEGORY  :  Baby | Lifestyle | Children | Family
Imagine having two rambunctious sisters to keep you in line? This is what young Thomas has been welcomed in to the world to... a world of giggling girls who love him to pieces, the squeeze you tight, squash you just a little bit too much kind of love. Thomas I think you're going to be one lucky little boy. Click to view full blog post
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Sophia Turns Three

25.6.17  POST CATEGORY  :  Lifestyle | Children | Family | Celebration

All children are precious, but some come with an extra dose of preciousness, just because they actually made it into this world. Sophia is one of these precious babies. She also has a Mum who really should be a stylist because she rocks out the most intricate themed birthday parties for her children, something she loves to do. This year the Oamaru Gardens were the backdrop and it turned on the sunshine despite the miserable weather forecast. Lots of running around, tag, leaves throwing, tree climbing and of course a little bit of cake. Happy Birthday Sophia!

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Happy Birthday Sophia!

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30 Things

3.5.17  POST CATEGORY  :  Together | Lifestyle | Celebration | Portrait

Lauren is turning 30 this year, and as part of the milestone birthday celebrations she has set herself the goal of doing thirty different things by the time D-day rolls around. There's all kinds of things on the list from travelling to Italy, going to South Africa, doing a hot air balloon ride, hosting a dinner party etc etc. One of the items on the list was 'participate in a photo-shoot' which is exactly what happened in the autumn leaves on Saturday. Lauren chose to invite her cousins and sister 'n' laws too (which meant two gorgeous babies as well)

Lauren spent quite a few hours in the evenings leading up to the shoot making some 'pinterest' inspired props (that didn't fail!!) and gathering all the other heirloom bits and pieces she knew she wanted to include in the shoot. Potentially there was even her Mother's crystal wine glasses that she didn't know Lauren had...

The girls all had a lot of laughs which when you're wearing 'Lion King' t-shirts as 'grown ups', I think it just might be impossible to have anything but fun!

 

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