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Temecula Newborn Photographer

It’s the bane of every parent of a newborn.    How to get enough sleep!  As any new parent knows, sleep is precious!  Between the feedings, diaper changings, dealing with other children, and household chores, when do you get to sleep???  As a professional Temecula newborn photographer, I see many exhausted sleep deprived parents.  Making sure […]

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Tips for Sleep Deprived Parents | Temecula Newborn Photographer

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A pregnant woman in Irvine is wearing pink ruffled dress.
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In the whirlwind  of play dates, school runs, and endless to-do lists, finding a moment to ourselves often feels like a luxury we can’t afford.  But what if I told you that nestled within Irvine, are havens of tranquility just waiting to welcome you into a world of relaxation and rejuvenation ?  I’m talking about […]

The Ultimate Relaxation Guide: 6 High-end Spas in Irvine for Moms to Enjoy

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Hello, Orange County Families!  Are you on the lookout for places where your little ones can enjoy a meal on the house?  Dining out with the family can be a delightful experience, but let’s be honest; it can also put a dent in your wallet.  Luckily, Orange County is home to a variety of restaurants […]

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Ultimate Gide to Kids Eat Free in Orange County: Top Family Friendly Dining Spots Revealed!

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A baby girl is sitting on the floor in Orange County eating a piece of birthday cake.
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Cake smash photography captures those adorable, messy moments of a baby’s first encounter with cake. It’s a fun and whimsical way to celebrate a little one’s milestone. But what truly makes these Orange County photo shoots magical is the choice of bakery for the cake. The right bakery can bring your vision to life with […]

Top Orange County Bakeries for the Perfect Cake Smash Photoshoot

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Young girl wearing a pink dress running on the sand in Laguna Beach.

Let’s face it, parents: wrangling tiny humans for a family photoshoot can feel like herding kittens on roller skates. But fear not, as a Laguna Beach family photographer with years of experience, I have seven tips for  making a stress-free family photo session with children and I’m excited to share my top tips with you! […]

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Laguna Beach Family Photographer | Tips for a Stress-Free Family Photo Session with Children

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Orange County Newborn Photographer | How to Calm a Fussy Baby If you’ve found your way to this blog post, chances are you’re in the midst of the ultimate parenting challenge, calming a fussy  baby.  First things first, take a deep breath – you’ve got this! As a professionally trained Orange County newborn photographer, here […]

Orange County Newborn Photographer | How to Calm a Fussy Baby

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Young girl wearing a pink dress running on the sand in Laguna Beach.

Newport Beach is a fantastic place to be a kid – or a grown-up raising kids! There is so much to do, explore, and learn in Newport Beach, whether you are a local or a visitor from out of town. I’ve compiled a list of some of my favorite things to do in Newport Beach […]

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Things to Do in Newport Beach with Kids to Explore and Learn

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Welcoming a bundle of joy into the world is a magical moment that deserves to be celebrated in the most delightful way possible. If you’re planning a baby shower in Orange County, you’re in for a treat!  With its sunny skies and picturesque locations, Orange County offers a plethora of charming venues and creative ideas […]

Unique Orange County Baby Shower Ideas and Charming Venues

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newborn girl in Orange County wrapped in white wearing a bonnet laying on pink fur

Bringing a newborn into the world is a momentous occasion. Preserving those early days through professional photography is a timeless way to cherish the memories.  Diane Gabriel Photography understands the importance of capturing these precious moments in Anaheim and Orange County. To ensure that your newborn session is a smooth and memorable experience, here’s a […]

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A Guide on How to Prepare for Your Newborn Photo Session in Orange County

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Laguna Beach woman on the beach holding her daughter.
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Newport Beach, with its scenic landscapes and stunning backdrops, offers many beautiful locations for family photography.  As a passionate family photographer in Newport Beach, I’m excited to share my top picks for the 5 best places to capture timeless moments.   Crystal Cove State Park Nestled between the sparkling ocean and rugged cliffs, Crystal Cove […]

Newport Beach Family Photography Locations

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Orange County, with its sunny weather and vibrant communities, is a haven for families with young children.  Among the numerous family-friendly attractions, children’s museums stand out as engaging and educational spaces.  These museums spark curiosity and foster creativity in young minds.  These exciting Orange county children’s museums offer a blend of fun and learning for […]

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Exploring Children’s Museums in Orange County

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