Happy Fridays: Summer Craft Roundup!
Summer is upon us which of course means longer days and more craft time! If you are looking for new ways to be crafty this summer or a little side project to keep the kids busy while out of school you may want to try one of the below summer crafts from the wonderful Martha […]
Happy Fridays: Mother’s Day Card Round Up!
Happy Friday everyone! Looking for a unique card to celebrate your Mother this May? Take a peak at some of our favorites above! 1. Bears Eat Berries, 2. 1 Canoe 2, 3. Rifle Paper, 4. Moglea, 5. Bob Daly for Minted, 6. Hello Lucky, 7. Sugar Paper, 8. 55 Hi’s And don’t forget to check […]
Happy Fridays: DIY Valentines Day Projects!
Maybe you are looking for a last minute gift idea for that special someone, or a cute way to dress up your child’s classroom valentines…either way, we have some great DIY projects on the blog today! Printable Coffee Cup Wrappers | Chalkboard Paint Flower Vase | Heart Shaped Soap | Stenciled Gift Bags Paper Orchid […]
Happy Fridays: Decor Pad Inspiration!
One amazing benefit of hiring a professional portrait photographer is that your photographer will be able to help guide you on the who/what/when/where and how scenario of displaying your family photographs. As a photographer I always come to ordering sessions with suggestions but I also love to hear my clients thoughts on where they would […]
Happy Fridays Holiday Gift Guide: Part 1!
December is upon us and the holiday countdown has officially begun! Over the next few weeks we will be running a few special Happy Friday posts to feature gifts for all the important people in your life. One for the hims, one for the hers, and one for the little ones too! Hopefully they will […]
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NAPCP Retreat: Live Portfolio Review
Today we have a special treat for you — a video of the Live Portfolio Review, hosted by Dan Brouillette, and 2014 Photographer of the Year Jennifer Kapala, from the NAPCP Retreat. This video has wonderful tips for submitting your images in the January 2016 International Image Competition (open now!, and ending February 18th). Submit […]
6 Ways to Prepare for a Newborn Session
Hi! I’m Natalie Balen-Cinelli, owner and operator of Lolabean Photography. I’m in my 5th year as a full-time newborn photographer and, like many of you, I discovered my love of photographing newborns and children when my oldest daughter was born. I quickly became obsessed with documenting her every move. Fast forward two years, and I […]
Holiday Wine Label Printable!
Looking for a last minute DIY gift? In need of a holiday party favor? Download our Holiday Wine Label printables below! We have created two festive designs that are easy to print, peel and stick! After downloading, make sure to purchase the correct corresponding Avery templates that we used here! We chose bottles with smaller labels […]
Inaugural NAPCP Gathering – November 5th!
We’ve created this comprehensive guide with our Top 12 Tips for Work-Life Balance, and we will be discussing it at our first gathering this Thursday! Don’t worry though, you don’t have to be present to take advantage of this fantastic advice! We are so excited about our Inaugural #NAPCPgatherings event this Thursday, November 5th, happening […]