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Easy Ways to Update Family Photos

By | October 21st, 2016|Blog, DIY Projects, Fall Portraits, Family Photography, Family Portraits, Momma Likes to DIY, Momma's Corner, Photo Styling|

As you decorate your house for the upcoming holidays, switching the décor on your mantel, window ledges, and tabletops, it’s a great time to also think about updating the family photos displayed on your walls. Updating family photos in your picture frames to reflect the recent years is a great item to add to your [...]

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Keeping the Family Photo Box Alive – Tip #1

By | September 30th, 2016|Blog, Family Photography, Momma Likes to DIY, Momma's Corner, My Family, Photography Adventures, Photography Tips|

If there is one thing Appletini Photography is passionate about – it’s the printed photograph. In the digital age we are living in, everything is online, including our photo albums. Remember how much fun it was to look through the old family photo box with hundreds of printed pictures in piles, or to peruse childhood [...]

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8 DIY Bridal and Wedding Gift Ideas

By | August 26th, 2016|Blog, DIY Projects, Momma Likes to DIY, Momma Likes to Party, Momma's Corner, Wedding|

Eileen from Just Measuring Up, a rockstar DIY mom who also posts for Appletini, shares some great DIY bridal and wedding gift ideas that are creative, thoughtful, and perfect for the couple that has everything. Weddings are a time to celebrate, and there is no better way to celebrate than with these creative wedding gift [...]

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Super Model Monday

By | February 16th, 2015|Blog, Momma Moments, Momma's Corner|

Thank you for the warm reception on Friday, I thought I would start my first Monday off with a blog post....its my first blog post ever....enjoy! I can picture her in the meeting with her peers, tapping her feet waiting for it to be adjourned so she can call me and pitch her idea.  I was just [...]

You Are My Sunshine | First Birthday Party

By | August 29th, 2014|Blog, Momma Likes to Party, Momma's Corner|

Welp!  She did it.  Bug went and turned one on me! As much as I wasn't ready for it, I knew we had to celebrate.  And we did!  Last weekend we had a You Are My Sunshine First Birthday Party. I had a hard time choosing the theme for this one.  Monster's first birthday theme [...]

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Time Flies|Monthly Baby Photos

By | August 26th, 2014|Blog, Momma's Corner, Momma’s Gonna Snap|

When Tiffany gave me my monthly baby stickers in my Baby's First Year Package, the wheels started turning.  I didn't do this with Monster.  Take a picture of her every month to document her growth.  Okay, I DID take pictures... and plenty of them, but not in a monthly-baby-photo kinda' way. After Monster was a few [...]

When kids are TOO quiet

By | August 7th, 2014|Blog, Momma's Corner|

Quiet vs Too Quiet! Do YOU know the difference?? If you are a parent, chances are you DO!  But if not, let me break it down for you... Quiet kids = GOOD Silent kids = TROUBLE!!! When kids are playing quietly, you should be thankful. VERY thankful.  Don't do anything to ruin it.  Don't pick up your phone.  [...]

Momography Tips – The First Day of Ballet

By | July 23rd, 2014|Blog, Momma's Corner, Momma’s Gonna Snap|

She has been asking to be a "ballet-er" for a while now.  (I'm not quite sure where the idea stemmed from but I think Angelina Ballerina may have had something to do with it.)  Am I just terrible that I didn't sign her up 6 months ago when she first began asking??  Monster asks for a [...]

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