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Breaking Free: Overcoming Phone Addiction and Building Intentional Habits

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So, I’ve been wrestling with this whole phone addiction habit thing lately. It’s like this magical device that sucks us in, right? Endless scrolling, reading, learning, and even games—it’s a real time-sucker! But hey, I’m on a mission to break free from the phone trap and get stuff done. Where did all this awareness start?...

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May-Inspired Baby Names

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As a London-based newborn photographer capturing the precious moments of little ones entering the world, I understand the importance of choosing a name that not only resonates with parents but also holds significant meaning. A baby’s name is more than just a label; it’s a reflection of their identity and a symbol of hope and...

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The Enchanting World of May Babies: Unveiling Their Unique Traits

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As we embrace the blossoming of spring, let’s dive into the enchanting world of May babies – those born during this vibrant and lively month. Similar to the blooming flowers that paint the landscape, May-born babies possess a unique blend of qualities that make them truly exceptional. From their birthstone to their zodiac signs, let’s...

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Embracing Mindfulness and Photography: Lessons from My Morning Walk

Mindfulness and photography: lessons from my morning walk

This morning, I decided to break away from my usual walking routine and take a mindful walk. I live near the Richmond Lock so I went along the beautiful and peaceful path along the river. Armed with just my phone (not my trusty professional camera), I embraced the opportunity to be fully present and appreciate...

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April-Inspired Baby Names

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As a newborn photographer based in London, I have the privilege of capturing the precious moments of families welcoming their newest members. One of the joys of this work is witnessing the thoughtful process of choosing a name that reflects the essence and spirit of each baby. If you’re expecting an April baby and seeking...

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The Charm of April Babies: Discovering What Makes Them Special

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As we welcome a new month, let’s explore the intriguing world of April babies – those born during the blossoming of spring. Just like the vibrant flowers that begin to bloom, April-born babies bring a unique blend of characteristics that make them truly special. From their birthstone to their zodiac signs, here’s a closer look...

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How Photography Can Bring Mindfulness to Your Life

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In our fast-paced lives, it’s so easy to feel overwhelmed by distractions that pull us away from the present moment. I thought it was just me getting lost in the maze of my thoughts but studies show that our minds wander about 47% of the time. And guess what? Unfortunately, most of these thoughts wander...

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10 Reasons Why Your March Baby is Absolutely Awesome

10 Reasons Why Your March Baby is Absolutely Awesome

With the start of a new month, I like finding interesting facts about babies born at that moment. We all know that zodiac signs and stars’ position influence our personality and traits so this is a little chance to understand a bit more about the baby you’re expecting. March babies hold a unique place in...

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My name is Valentina. I'm a London baby and maternity photographer.

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LONDON NEWBORN & MATERNITY PHOTOGRAPHER

BASED NEAR RICHMOND - TWICKENHAM