Yearly Archives: 2013

{letters to our sons} December

Every month, I write a letter to my son, Evan. It is a letter I post on this blog, describing him, how superView full post »

{shades & sparkles… Annalynn’s} child portraits

Last week I got to spend a morning with Annalynn, who just turned nine.  It had been several years since she theView full post »

{the Whittington’s} family holiday portraits

Would you believe that this family session had me incredibly nervous?! It sure did! The Whittington family ofView full post »

{the Namsang’s} family holiday portraits

With Thanksgiving behind us, and Christmas a few weeks away, I have been thinking more and more how blessed myView full post »

{the Regester’s} family portraits

Oh how I love it when a family decides that a mini session is just not for them… but a family session is!View full post »

{black friday 2013 sale} celebrate life beautifully

Sales happen on special occasions here at Mango Mahalo Photography. Black Friday is one of those specialView full post »

{Heather & her boys} family holiday portraits

A lot of rain… a little rain. Heather and I felt like weather channel watchers for a couple weeks leadingView full post »

{Melissa Chun DDS} office holiday portraits

Last year was the first year I took “holiday” corporate photos for Melissa Chun, DDS. Since then, IView full post »

{the Im’s} family holiday portraits

This is a busy time of year for everyone, photographers included. It is always worth every minute when I canView full post »

{the Lawler’s} family holiday portraits

I am so grateful to the friends who count on me to photograph their family, year after year. The Lawler’sView full post »

{sweet serendipity… Inez} senior portraits

Meet gorgeous Inez, of the Class of 2014. I first met Inez last Spring when I hosted a senior portraitView full post »

{the Mandolini’s} family holiday portraits

I have good friends, and I have great friends. Teila is one of those great friends. She laughs at my jokes. SheView full post »

{the Hylkema’s} family holiday portraits

  Perhaps it is so appropriate that my last holiday mini session family was the Hylkema family. After all,View full post »

{the Gilliam’s} family holiday portraits

The Gilliam family is one I have known since moving into our neighborhood, but most of our conversations happenView full post »

{the Elnaggar} family holiday portraits

I have been wanting to meet this little girl for months now. And here she is, Syriana! She is Mo &View full post »