emilylondonmillerThis sweet girl is my own daughter. She just turned nine years old, and one of our birthday traditions has been to set up a beautiful portrait session to capture at least one gorgeous portrait series each year. (We usually end up with a few by the time a year is done, but the birthday shoot is sacred.) We created this image on a lazy Sunday, just the two of us in the studio. I wrapped her hair in pink tulle and skipped any other hair styling and makeup (she did get some eyelashes added in Photoshop later, though). I set up the bed of flowers on the studio floor and she asked me what the story was that we were telling with the photo. I told her it reminded me of Sleeping Beauty. Maybe just in the moment she was waking up.
This beautiful child never stops bringing me pride and delight. I feel so lucky to be her mother. Yesterday she came to me and said "Mom, on Sunday can we do another girls day? Except this time, I want to be the one to pamper YOU all day." And suddenly I realize that she isn't my baby anymore. She is a thoughtful, intelligent young woman with spice and playfulness and sweetness beyond anything I could have hoped for.
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- charissemillerThis is magical
- nc_annieUtterly STUNNING!!!!
- sarahreneewolfeWow... !!!
- sophiesmith1977Love this
- rebeccapricephotographerCan't wait to do this with my daughters!
- kimiwinkSo gorgeous!!
- nancymdmThis is the best. She IS the sweetest!
- jennbatesphotoThis is so lovely! 💕
- jenniferglassstudioThis is just glorious because she is your daughter and because it is glorious.
- nicole_gates_photographyThis is so beautiful!
- suebryceHoly wow
- sherrib03Beautiful. What flowers were those?
- siredmundhillsBeautiful words written by a beautiful mother. Hugs and loves!
- isabeaubosscherSo beautiful! Amazing how much she looks just like you :)
- emilylondonmiller@sherrib03 I got them from Hobby Lobby.
- ericka_b_photographyHappy Birthday to your daughter 🎂beautiful portrait 📷!
- jacobsson_jennyShe must absolutely love this one Emily!
- rebeccalittlephotographyI can see the beautiful resemblance.
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