Family Goals for 2022 (that You’ll Actually Want to Do) | Houston Family Photography
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Family Goals for 2022 (that You’ll Actually Want to Do) | Houston Family Photography

Now that we’re a few weeks into 2022, I hope you’re finding yourself a little more settled and in a good routine. You also might be thinking it’s about time for a break (let’s be real, as wonderful as the holidays are, they often aren’t as restful as we’d like). So, I’d encourage you to…

What to Wear for Senior Pictures | 5 Senior Picture Outfits for Your Session
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What to Wear for Senior Pictures | 5 Senior Picture Outfits for Your Session

If you’re a parent reading this, you may have happy tears in your eyes wondering where the time has gone—how is your baby’s graduation just a few months away?! And if you’re the soon-to-be graduate reading this, I’m sure you’re counting down the days till you have that diploma in your hand, ready to set…

Creative Ways to Preserve + Display Kids Artwork | Houston Children’s Photographer
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Creative Ways to Preserve + Display Kids Artwork | Houston Children’s Photographer

When kids are little, it’s not hard to keep all of their artwork in a neat little file. But as they get older, their creations increase exponentially. Suddenly, your fridge looks like Picasso’s canvas, and their artwork file is overflowing. Yet we want to keep it all! Every time I try to organize and downsize,…

Experience Gift Ideas | Tired of Toys? Give Gifts that Make Memories
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Experience Gift Ideas | Tired of Toys? Give Gifts that Make Memories

I’m right there with you: why would I buy one more Lego set if I’m already killing my feet with the ones on the floor? Just kidding! My heart melts watching my kids play together. The mess is worth it! But lately, I’ve been looking to get more creative with family experience gifts. As much…

Houston Maternity Photographer | 6 Milk Bath Ideas by Dazzling Diva Photography

Houston Maternity Photographer | 6 Milk Bath Ideas by Dazzling Diva Photography

Few photographers specialize in maternity milk bath photography. First, it can be tricky to find a photogenic location with a beautiful clawfoot tub. Second, it takes photographic expertise to capture these photos at just the right angle and with the right lighting for gorgeous images. Most expecting mothers prefer glamorous portraits—not just photos of them taking…

Best Christmas Light Displays in Houston & The Woodlands
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Best Christmas Light Displays in Houston & The Woodlands

I sure love Thanksgiving…but I might love Christmas more! The kids are out of school, most of my photo sessions are wrapping up, and it’s time to enjoy the holiday season with the family. I don’t know about you, but one of our favorite traditions is driving around to see Christmas lights. Sometimes we even…

Holiday Recipes: Healthy Holiday Treats Your Kids Will Love

Holiday Recipes: Healthy Holiday Treats Your Kids Will Love

Getting kids to eat their veggies and get enough protein is hard enough, but the holiday season makes it even trickier. There’s Halloween, holiday parties, school events, and family gatherings. The ultimate baking season is filled with delicious goodies we look forward to all year long. However, it’s also the season for lowered immune systems and…

3 Personalized Gift Ideas for the Holidays | Professional Portrait Displays + Photo Gifts

3 Personalized Gift Ideas for the Holidays | Professional Portrait Displays + Photo Gifts

This is my favorite time of year! It is definitely the busiest, but in the best way. My mini sessions are in full swing, and it’s truly an incredible joy of mine to give families beautiful photos that capture the magic of the season as well as those fleeting childhood milestones.  (I hope you had…

6 Ways to Beat Burnout + Prevent Holiday Stress | Celebrate the Season with Dazzling Diva Photography

6 Ways to Beat Burnout + Prevent Holiday Stress | Celebrate the Season with Dazzling Diva Photography

You’ve made it! We’re well into the school year, and now sports, fundraisers, and holiday preparations are in full swing. If you’ve got older kiddos, school projects, essays, and homework may start ramping up a bit too. So, as we head into the festive holiday season, I hope you take some time to keep parent…

Thanksgiving Activities for Kids That Encourage Gratitude

Thanksgiving Activities for Kids That Encourage Gratitude

As a parent, you know that children are naturally self-centered. Those tiny humans have some very big feelings and needs, and it’s hard for them to look outside of themselves. So, as we head into the Thanksgiving season, let’s have some fun fostering grateful hearts and making other people feel loved and appreciated while we’re at it….