The Bear Family

My first photoshoot for this family was of their baby in a bear jacket.  My second shoot for this family was this weekend, and it included their newest addition who wore a full-body bear outfit.  And the cuteness didn’t stop there.  Christy endearingly calls her husband “Bear”!  Adorable, right?!!  (I love this family!)

On this cold and foggy Winter morning, Christy, Rich, Melanie (2 year old), and Audrey (5 months old) had many tender moments, memorable funny lines, and beauty.  Beauty was all around… The location, the kids, the interactions, the emotions.

It was everywhere.

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Baby Bear’s first time sitting by herself!!!

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“I am going shopping,” says Melanie.  “Shopping for broccoli!”

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Fun Family Moments

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Tender Moments

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Melanie leading the way


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Sisters sitting together — on their own — for the first time.

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Melanie showing me the contents of her purse, as all girlfriends do with each other.  (She is my buddy!)

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Happy baby

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Beauty at it’s purest:  a mother’s love.

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