being Kind

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I don’t know about you but I’m living that PSL (pumpkin spiced latte) life! I’m about to pack up our Kinsey girl and take her to the pumpkin wonderland that is Trader Joe’s in the fall. Best believe I’ll be throwing anything and everything pumpkin spiced in our cart! Since fall is upon us, it’s […]

2018 Fall Mini Sessions in Houston

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What’s summer like in Texas, you ask? Getting as close to the water any chance you get! And if you’re anything like us, you know that a poolside party is the perfect way to kick it off the right way! Now that we’re in the thick of summer, we’re sharing the epic poolside party that […]

Colorful Summer Poolside Party Inspiration with Cake and Confetti

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Are you gearing up for the fall and need some fall outfit inspiration for family pictures?! I am! I can’t believe we finally have a little baby girl to dress up this year. EK! 😀 It’s so surreal and so exciting! Fall is the perfect time for family photos since it’s not too hot and not […]

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Fall is almost here! And I don’t know about you but this California girl is SO ready for this Texas heat to dwindle down! With cooler weather and all the beautiful colors that fall brings, September through November is the PERFECT time (and weather!) for outside family photos! We just can’t get enough of the colors […]

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Houston Bunny Themed Newborn Photos Is there anything cuter than a snuggly newborn baby!? Maybe a baby with bunny-themed newborn photos! Sera’s parents call her their “little bunny” so fresh carrots were a must for her very first baby photos! We dolled up the carrots with a handful of flowers. Her handmade outfits couldn’t have […]

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In January, my best friends hosted the sweetest baby shower for us and #ourkinseygirl! They really know me better than anyone! They picked the theme, “The snuggle is real” because they know how much I love to snuggle! How sweet is that!? Having all of my girls together for a snuggly PJ baby shower was a dream […]

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Making Your Maternity Session Unique Ashley & Jared are the creative geniuses behind the incredible DIY blog Sugar & Cloth so it’s no surprise their cozy in-home maternity session had a little creative flair to it. With it being December in Houston (as close to winter as it gets around here), we kept the session inside to […]

Little Sugar & Cloth | In-Home Maternity Session

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In honor of #nationalbestfriendday today we are sharing our girls-only Marfa road trip! Anytime our girl Meredith from Cake and Confetti is involved, the level of colorful fun jumps to 11! Prickly pear margaritas and rosé were flowing in this whirlwind girls’ adventure. Since I (Alyssa) planned the trip, we stayed in a teepee in […]

Marfa Road Trip with Cake and Confetti

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If you watched the Royal Wedding, you know there’s nothing quite like a royal occasion! This past weekend, our sweet friend Meredith from Cake and Confetti co-hosted a Royal Wedding inspired watch party with Joules Clothing at The Kirby Collection’s beautiful space. From the adorable British props to the elegant floral arrangements, everything about the […]

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The Perfect Time To Take Maternity Photos We always get asked when the perfect time is to take maternity photos. And the truth is that everyone is unique. Every woman shows a bit differently. I did my maternity photos about 2 months and 2 weeks before our due date. The timing was perfect because I […]

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The Pinkest Party Ever With Valentine’s Day tomorrow, you don’t want to miss this yummy Valentine’s Day Inspiration! I’ve always had a sweet tooth (maybe that’s why Meredith and I are such good friends?!) but lately, it’s on a whole other level. I blame the baby! ; ) Valentine’s Day Inspiration | Styled by Cake […]

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Christmas Mini Sessions for a Cause After Harvey, we knew we had to do something to help our family clients that were really hit badly. We hosted fall mini sessions to help support one family and then Christmas minis to help the other. While it may not have made a significant dent in their financial […]

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