Hailie has loved cheering for as long as I’ve known her (before I even knew her actually).  The first time I photographed Hailie was about 5 years ago.  I snapped a few pics of her and Hunter, her younger brother, after a game that he played in and she was on the sidelines cheering.  She loves cheering.  The love is strong with this one (as I type this I’m using my best Star Wars voice… and you can probably be thankful you aren’t here to listen to it.  ha!).

It was fun spending time with Hailie and her mom downtown Champaign recently for her senior session.  We roamed around finding fun pockets of light and colorful  backdrops.

This weekend, Hailie and the rest of my SLP VIP crew are gonna have a little fun.  If you wanna see what I have planned for them on Sunday afternoon, you will want to follow me on Snapchat.  SC: Sweetlemonade4u

Current juniors… If you want to join my VIP Senior crew, apply NOW and we will start photographing you as a junior sometime after the first of the year.  Apply now to get a bonus session at no additional charge.  Learn more and apply to be a part of the 2019 Senior SLP VIP crew

 

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Want to see more seniors?

Sydney | Mahomet-Seymour High School

Sydney & Gabrielle | Styled Shoot | Mahomet-Seymour HS and Fisher HS

Maddy | Mahomet-Seymour High School

 

Heather is the owner of Sweet Lemonade Photography and co-owner of Sweet Darling Weddings located in central Illinois (Mahomet).  Life gave her a bunch of lemons (you can read a little more here on her personal blog Sweet Lemonade Life) and by keeping her focus on God, finding the positive in each day, and surrounding herself with supporting, loving and encouraging people she has turned those lemons into the sweetest lemonade.  This blog has been created to share her heart, her adventures and find ways to bless others.  You can contact her at heather@sweetlemonadelife.com or heather@sweetlemonadephotography.com.

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Sydney was my very first applicant for my SLP senior photography VIP program which means we not only spend time together photographing her ‘official’ senior session in Mahomet but several additional styled shoots and other sessions just for fun, have fun quarterly VIP gatherings and even volunteer as a group together in Champaign.    (I’m already accepting applications for 2019 VIP’s, incoming juniors, so if you’re interested you can learn more and apply here.  If you apply by November 1st, you are guaranteed a VIP spot AND get a bonus session this winter.)

I’ve known Sydney’s family for many years.  Both of her parents are kind, wonderful, friendly people so Sydney’s positive and cheery disposition comes naturally.  Her beauty goes far beyond the surface and that’s what makes it so fun to spend time with her.  I’ve watched her bring people into conversations that may have felt like they were on the outside.  I feel like she reads people well and does what she can to make them feel welcome and included.  She’s got a heart of gold and I love being able to spend time with her.

In addition to taking pics of her, we also did some family pics (I’m only sharing one of her and her younger (and 6’4″ or something) ‘baby’ brother because the rest are gonna be a surprise for their extended family.  I made a joke at the time, ‘now I want you two to hold hands and pretend like you love each other’.  Sydney’s response was, “I don’t know if I am his but he is my best friend,” and she quickly grabbed his hand showing her admiration and affection for her brother.  Ahhh as a mama to three boys myself, none of which would ever be heard saying such a statement, it made my heart so happy to hear she felt that way.  Not only FELT it but EXPRESSED it and SHOWED it.  I pray my boys will one day feel the same towards each other.

Sydney, can’t wait for the pumpkin carving and all the other fun we have in store this fall as a team.  Oh, and if you haven’t followed me yet on Snapchat, go ahead and find me…. sweetlemonade4u and you can see some behind the scenes from senior sessions (when I remember) and other stuff both business and personal.

 

XOXOXO,

Heather

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Sydney’s boyfriend Brooks joined her for her session so of course we pulled him in for a few pics too!

 

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Sydney with her best friend and brother Harrison.

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Heather is the owner of Sweet Lemonade Photography and co-owner of Sweet Darling Weddings located in central Illinois (Mahomet).  Life gave her a bunch of lemons (you can read a little more here on her personal blog Sweet Lemonade Life) and by keeping her focus on God, finding the positive in each day, and surrounding herself with supporting, loving and encouraging people she has turned those lemons into the sweetest lemonade.  This blog has been created to share her heart, her adventures and find ways to bless others.  You can contact her at heather@sweetlemonadelife.com or heather@sweetlemonadephotography.com.

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This is one of my favorite family sessions ever.   This mom and dad, Katie and Jason, embrace the idea of natural, candid photos. The love they have for their little girl shines through in each and every one of these images.   This session was scheduled 9 months in advance of celebrating Daisy’s first birthday this past April.  They value capturing these types of moments.  It was such a fun, loving, playful session that I knew we had images that were ‘magic’.

In this blog, I talked about the little moments that I like to capture.  This one was no exception… the little hands, Daisy placing her finger on her mom’s lips, a close-up of the necklace that Katie’s mom made, Daisy’s two little teeth popping through, etc.  While I like to focus on the children, I also like to put focus on mom and dad during family sessions.  The love and admiration on the parents’ faces when they look at their child, the kisses they shower their babies with, or how a mama gently holds their child’s hand.

It’s easy as a parent to focus our attention to our children when looking at photos but we also must remember that as our children get older, they will be looking lovingly at their mom and their dad when they look at the photos.  They want memories of you as much as you crave these memories of them.

Enjoy just a few of the many moments we captured on that beautiful spring day!

XOXOXO,

Heather

 

Heather is the owner of Sweet Lemonade Photography and co-owner of Sweet Darling Weddings located in central Illinois (Mahomet).  Life gave her a bunch of lemons (you can read a little more here on her personal blog Sweet Lemonade Life) and by keeping her focus on God, finding the positive in each day, and surrounding herself with supporting, loving and encouraging people she has turned those lemons into the sweetest lemonade.  This blog has been created to share her heart, her adventures and find ways to bless others.  You can contact her at heather@sweetlemonadelife.com or heather@sweetlemonadephotography.com.

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I have had so much fun already this summer with my 2018 Sweet Lemonade Photography VIP team.  The American styled shoot with Gabrielle (Fisher High School) and Sydney (Mahomet-Seymour High School), two of my 6 senior VIPs this year was a blast.  And a special thanks Hatcher’s Cars in Mahomet for allowing us to borrow this classic car, 1968 Rambler, painted a perfect red, white and blue combination.  In addition to their typical senior session, throughout the summer we have a variety of fun styled shoots and social activities planned.

Photographing teens and seniors, is a lot of fun and this VIP program allows me to get to know these young adults even better.  If you are an incoming junior and would like to apply for the 2018-2019 Senior VIP program, you can find more details here.  It’s never too early to apply!

Enjoy these pics from the first one of several styled shoots!

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And when your cousin joins you, it’s only fair she get in a few pics also. 🙂

 

Heather is the owner of Sweet Lemonade Photography and co-owner of Sweet Darling Weddings located in central Illinois (Mahomet).  Life gave her a bunch of lemons (you can read a little more here on her personal blog Sweet Lemonade Life) and by keeping her focus on God, finding the positive in each day, and surrounding herself with supporting, loving and encouraging people she has turned those lemons into the sweetest lemonade.  This blog has been created to share her heart, her adventures and find ways to bless others.  You can contact her at heather@sweetlemonadelife.com or heather@sweetlemonadephotography.com.
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These photos really make my heart happy.  Every family wants a ‘nice’ family picture where everyone is looking at the camera and in addition to that, these are the type of photos that I love to capture for my Sweet Lemonade Photography families.  The natural, playful interaction between siblings, the fun between a dad and his daughter, the connection between a mama and her babies.  Focusing on the close-ups, the little habits and tendencies that you take for granted today but one day will miss.   Like the genuine laughter a mom and son share while swinging around.  Or the way your son wraps his tiny little fingers around your one strong daddy finger.    The moments captured below are the types of moments I want to freeze for families.  Because ‘tomorrow’ these kids will be teens like mine and wondering where the years have gone.

You will be thankful to have images like these.  Your children will be thankful to have these to look back on to help them remember memories of their childhood.   The connection.  The laughter.  The love.  The joy.  The very best photographs.

 

XOXOXO,
Heather

So thankful for Central Illinois Professional Photographer for organizing a workshop where we had the privilege of following Jenny Grimm of Jenny Grimm Photography as she led us through two family sessions.  It sure was an incredible opportunity that fueled my excitement for capturing families by incorporating playful and natural ways to get genuine interaction like what you see here.
Heather is the owner of Sweet Lemonade Photography and co-owner of Sweet Darling Weddings located in central Illinois (Mahomet).  Life gave her a bunch of lemons (you can read a little more here on her personal blog Sweet Lemonade Life) and by keeping her focus on God, finding the positive in each day, and surrounding herself with supporting, loving and encouraging people she has turned those lemons into the sweetest lemonade.  This blog has been created to share her heart, her adventures and find ways to bless others.  You can contact her at heather@sweetlemonadelife.com or heather@sweetlemonadephotography.com.
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Proms are one of the final hurrahs for seniors…  a chance to get dressed up, go with their date or a group of friends and dance the night away before they graduate and move on to college, full-time job or whatever post-college plans they have.  Prom is a chance for more memories.  More memories that will last a lifetime.

I offered complimentary prom mini sessions for my Mahomet-Seymour High School SLP seniors in April and I was thrilled the schedule worked for a few of my seniors could join me.  Because of the potential rain (that let loose shortly after we finished up) we met on the University of Illinois college campus at BIF (Business Instructional Facility).  As primarily a natural light photographer if I can’t photograph outside, finding an indoor location with lots of natural light is the second best option.  And this building with floor to ceiling windows, provides just that.

Over the course of the year, from photographing these young adults senior sessions, sporting events, prom, etc I’ve gotten to know them and feel like they are my own children.  I loved being able to ooh and ahh over the fancy dresses the girls chose and was impressed seeing the guys all spiffed up.  Morgan, Nick, Samira, Ben, I pray you follow your heart and live every day to its fullest.

 

XOXOXO,

Heather

 

Morgan’s beautiful gown was purchased from Peaches Boutique in Chicago.   Keep an eye on their website and you could score your next dress at a huge discount like Morgan did.

Watching these 4 friends together made me so happy.  May their friendship continue to grow even as they go their separate ways.

 

Heather is the owner of Sweet Lemonade Photography and co-owner of Sweet Darling Weddings located in central Illinois (Mahomet).  Life gave her a bunch of lemons (you can read a little more here on her personal blog Sweet Lemonade Life) and by keeping her focus on God, finding the positive in each day, and surrounding herself with supporting, loving and encouraging people she has turned those lemons into the sweetest lemonade.  This blog has been created to share her heart, her adventures and find ways to bless others.  You can contact her at heather@sweetlemonadelife.com or heather@sweetlemonadephotography.com.

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With customized senior sessions, we brainstorm ideas, locations, outfits, props, etc that will make each session unique.  Maddy’s session had the most beautiful AND personal location and it’s always fun when Sweet Lemonade Photography is asked to be a part of this special moment for seniors, who are wrapping up their years under their parents roofs and getting ready to spread their wings, whether that means college, apprenticeships, or going straight out into the work force. It’s fun hearing their excitement, seeing their joy for life, and learning more about the plans they have for their future.

I didn’t fully grasp the concept when they said they’d like to have Maddy’s senior photos at their ‘family cabin’ right outside of Mahomet.  When I arrived and saw multiple buildings on the property, I had asked which cabin was their families, thinking this was like a campground for anyone.  Not so!  As it turns out this property that has been in the family for generations has multiple cabins for each individual family.  Aunts, uncles, grandparents, cousins…. they all have cabins.  The memories made throughout Maddy’s childhood makes this is a really special place for photos.

The cabins, the woods, flowering trees, wooden bridge, painted childhood tunnel, and the list goes on and on.   It is such a beautiful property.  I wish it was my backyard.  My boys would LOVE if it was our backyard!

Maddy recently graduated from Mahomet-Seymour High School and in those 4 years of school, she has had the same date to every dance.  She and her boyfriend Austin have been together all through high school and I’m so happy she asked him to come along so he could be in a few photos too!

Praying Maddy and Austin both have a blessed first year of school.

 

Sweetly,

Heather

 

Can you believe it’s time for 2018 Seniors?  If you’re going to be a senior, NOW is the time to schedule your appointment.  Limited sessions available for the remainder of 2017 year.

 

 

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I think every child at one time in their lives wishes they had a dog.  When Joey, my oldest, was 5 (John 3 and Jake 1)  Joey wanted a puppy really bad.  With 3 young kids to care for and a husband that was rarely home, I knew responsibility would fall on me with any animals we brought into the house.  I wasn’t ready for that.  I told Joey when he was 9 we could THINK about a puppy.  Pushing that decision off four years felt like a safe length of time for the desire to fade.

And four years later, when Joey was 9, Joey was not quite as inquisitive about owning a puppy but his younger brother John sure continued to be.  John, at this point 7 years old, continued to ask about a puppy realizing his older brother reached magical age of 9 I mentioned all those years before.  By the time Joey was 9 (John 7 and Jake 5) my marriage was falling apart and shortly after that my husband left me.  That was definitely not the right time for a dog.  So I kept putting it off.

My kids typically have an intense desire for things for a short period of time and it quickly fades.  Whether it’s the latest clothing fad, electronic game, activity or pet, their excitement comes and goes with the setting sun.  But John and his desire for a puppy never faded.  He’s wanted a puppy since he was a baby.  When John was 3, I said ‘maybe in 4 more years.’  And then 6 MORE years passed after that and I was still saying no.

The last few months, I’ve had a tough time living in the moment with my boys.  I feel like the time I have left with them before they go off to college is fading fast.  It’s hard some days to enjoy NOW instead of worrying about LATER.  I talked about the struggle in this post about cherishing the small moments.

About 6-9 months ago, I started really considering the idea of a dog but pushed it out of my mind because I didn’t feel it was the right time.   But I kept going back to the idea of getting a dog… and then quickly thinking I was crazy for considering it.   Several months ago, I started researching dogs that would be good for a boy with allergies in case I ever decided to take the plunge.  And then for John’s birthday last month, he got to open a special present.

The two videos below show the reactions his younger brother was able to get of John opening the present last month.  The excitement on his face… I’ll never forget that.

His reaction made my heart so happy.  John has wanted a dog for 10 years and I finally said yes.  John couldn’t wait to pick out his own puppy.  After researching a variety of hypoallergenic dogs (a necessity for our family), we found a breeder in central Illinois that had a litter born just a couple weeks ago.   Talking to the breeder on the phone, I felt like going through her was a great fit.  So yesterday, we went to look at the puppies that were only 2 weeks old.  John would be able to choose one and then go back in about 6 weeks when the pup would be old enough to leave his mama.  Well that was the plan.  Here’s what happened yesterday.

A family that had spoken for this little guy weeks ago had found a puppy elsewhere in the meantime.  So we walk into Heather’s Heavenly Hounds and she explains the situation of this ‘new puppy’ and tells us he is available to take home now and asks if we’d like to see him.  John couldn’t contain his his emotions.  As she went into the other room to retrieve the dog, he had the biggest grin on his face and tears in his eyes.   The anticipation of this long awaited moment was overwhelming.

Watching him eagerly wait for the pup made me thankful he not only FEELS but he not afraid to let his feelings SHOW.  Men often feel like they have to always be tough, containing feelings, and believe men shouldn’t cry.  I applaud those who realize the negativity in that flawed thinking.  There is something so valuable in learning at a young age how to be raw and willing to expose your feelings to others.  I was thankful to see his reaction.  I hugged him and cried a little too while we waited for the breeder, Heather, to return.  The next video was taken just seconds after he met the puppy that now has a forever home with John as his daddy.  🙂  John often has a big grin on his face but I don’t think I’ve EVER seen a smile this huge plastered on John’s face before.  This is the moment he’s been dreaming of for years and years and this is one of those moments that I’ll never forget.

 

 

So why did I say yes?  Why now?  Because life is too short.  Our family, friends and community continue to be reminded of that far too often.  And because there is NEVER a right time to do anything in life.  Sometimes you just have to have faith and jump…. and trust everything will work out.

So was I ready to have a puppy? No.  Is now the ‘right’ time to get a puppy? No.  Am I ready for the extra responsibility? No.  Do I think I’m crazy for saying yes?  Yes!

But I still said yes.  This puppy was not purchased on a whim.  This is a 10 year wish in the making.    I don’t think I’ll ever regret saying yes but it’s likely that I would have regretted it if I kept saying no.  Sometimes you just have to say yes.

John has such a tender soul.   It’s obvious to me just seeing him with his puppy in the pictures below that he will nurture and care for this dog better than anyone else possibly could.   John will be his caretaker, friend, playmate, teacher and protector.

John will love this pup fiercely no doubt.   And I’m so thankful that I can call John mine so I can love him fiercely in return.

Without further ado, I’d like to introduce you to John’s ‘son’, a 7 week old Cockapoo named Charlie.  Welcome to our family Charlie!


 

XOXOXO,
Heather
Heather is the owner of Sweet Lemonade Photography and co-owner of Sweet Darling Weddings located in central Illinois (Mahomet).  Life gave her a bunch of lemons (you can read a little more here on her personal blog Sweet Lemonade Life) and by keeping her focus on God, finding the positive in each day, and surrounding herself with supporting, loving and encouraging people she has turned those lemons into the sweetest lemonade.  This blog has been created to share her heart, her adventures and find ways to bless others.  You can contact her at heather@sweetlemonadelife.com or heather@sweetlemonadephotography.com.
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It happens every year.  The end of the year seems to arrive faster than the last one.  I cherish the long summer days I have to spend with my boys but yet I find myself mourning the ‘loss’ of another school year.

Where does the time go?  How will my babies be walking back through school doors in a few months as a sophomore, 8th grader and 6th grader?!?!

 

First we said goodbye to Middletown when all three finished kindergarten, then adios to the magical years of childhood at Sangamon.  Today, our family said goodbye to Lincoln Trail.  Silly me… barely escaped the principal offices after delivering a little gift before a few tears fell.   Mr. Starwalt hugged my son and told him he’d miss him at Lincoln Trail.  And now my baby moves on to junior high.

3 schools down, only 2 more Mahomet schools to go for the Wanninger boys.   3 schools filled with teachers and staff who have made a lasting impact on my boys lives by teaching them more than textbook stuff, they taught them that character counts.   Only 2 more to go?  What?  They can’t have too many positive influences teaching by example how to be kind, loving, compassionate.   Only two more schools of teachers pushing them to work harder, learn more, challenge them and challenge them to get out of their comfort zone.  How do we only have 2 more schools?

How do I only have 3 more years with my oldest before he graduates college?  I have created bucket lists of all the things I want to do as a family before he moves on to his next stage of life.  I have a list way too long of all the places I want to explore with them before our day to day lives change forever… again.

You see, when my husband left me almost 7 years ago, I instantly had 6 weeks of our summers together ‘taken from me’.  And while I still don’t like it, I feel like I’ve finally come to terms with our schedule as a family of 4.  And now, a ‘new normal’ is rapidly approaching when my oldest graduates.

So today, as my boys obliged me with an end of the year photo of the 3 of them, I smiled.  And then I cried.   Each time before they head to their dad’s for a longer period of time, I beg for a pic of the 4 of us also.  So we took that today before they left also.   I can’t even tell you how often I look at these pics when they are gone, counting down the days before they return home.  Only 11 more days til I pick them up!  🙂

I see the years in the rear view mirror flying faster.   I want to slam on the brakes.  I want to put the car in reverse so we can live these magical childhood days over and over.  Wishful thinking I know.  So I try very hard to enjoy each day with the boys and live in the present moment.  Some days, that is harder than others.

Today I pray, for each of you reading this, enjoy the many small magical moments you have with your kids this summer.  Soak them up.  Treasure them.  Before we know it, we will arrive at day one of another school year.  And this time next year, I’ll be mourning another year ‘lost’.   Until then, live in the moment so while we might be sad another year is gone, we will not have regrets for how we’ve spent it.

 

XOXOXO,
Heather
Heather is the owner of Sweet Lemonade Photography and co-owner of Sweet Darling Weddings located in central Illinois (Mahomet).  Life gave her a bunch of lemons (you can read a little more here on her personal blog Sweet Lemonade Life) and by keeping her focus on God, finding the positive in each day, and surrounding herself with supporting, loving and encouraging people she has turned those lemons into the sweetest lemonade.  This blog has been created to share her heart, her adventures and find ways to bless others.  You can contact her at heather@sweetlemonadelife.com or heather@sweetlemonadephotography.com.

 

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A few days ago, I had my two youngest boys with me in town after school running to appointments.  Then we went to the park and I got a little work done.  It was an absolutely perfect day.  It’s beautiful that many aspects of my Sweet Lemonade Photography business is portable so I can have my “office” set up anywhere.

Once the work was done, it was lovely laying in the grass on a sunny day, temps in the 70’s with a nice breeze.  Enjoying all the blooming trees, grass that has greened up again tickling my bare feet and soaking up the sun was the only medicine I needed.  I felt such a sense of peace laying in the park.  Jake was using my stomach as a pillow and playing his iPad, we had my bluetooth speaker on (JBL Clip 2 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Teal) listening to Mumford and SonsJoshua RadinCharlene Soraia, Owl City and allowing the mellow sounds to fill my soul.

As I ran my fingers through Jake’s hair, I told Jake, “These are the moments.”  His response, “what?!?!”   I elaborated, “Honey, you probably won’t truly understand until you are older but these simple moments are the ones I’ll never forget.  I love just spending time with you.”  As he smiled with his best ‘I don’t have a clue what you’re saying but I know it’s about being loved by you mom and that feels great’ grin, a little tear fell down my face.  My boys are growing up quickly, the years go faster the older they get.  Every hour with them passes with lightening speed since they split their time between my home and their dad’s.  I just want to soak up every last snuggle, every last tickle fight, every last meal we cook together, every last late night one on one conversation we have as I tuck them each in to bed after we sing and pray.

I’ve been fighting to stay in the moment the last few months.  Worrying too much about the future, close to panic attacks about how in 3 years my oldest will be graduating high school.  It’s crazy cause I am an ‘in the moment kind of gal’ so worrying about not only tomorrow but years from now was a new extreme for me.   That afternoon snuggled together at the park, it helped bring me back to the present.  Back to truly enjoying the moments I have with them now and not worrying about the future days when they have moved out and I don’t get the privilege to see them every day.

John, my budding photographer, had his camera with him that afternoon and I’m so incredibly grateful.  He captured a moment that will always be in my heart and now my boys have a photo of a moment that meant so much to me.  Nothing posed or fake.  Just a mom with no make-up on and I probably hadn’t even showered that day but has an unending amount of love for them.

The connection between people is what matters most.  This is what I strive to capture with each and every senior, family and wedding I photograph.  Capture the connection and love.  And I am so thankful John captured this connection for me.

So I of course then asked Jake if he’d take a picture of John and I.

These pictures are so very special to me (certainly not cause of how I look but how they make me feel!) and I’m thankful I’m getting better about asking others to take pics so I can be in the picture with those I love.   These boys are my world and when I’m no longer on this earth I want them to have photos to remind them of all the wonderful memories we made together.

 

XOXOXO,
Heather
Heather is the owner of Sweet Lemonade Photography and co-owner of Sweet Darling Weddings located in central Illinois (Mahomet).  Life gave her a bunch of lemons (you can read a little more here on her personal blog Sweet Lemonade Life) and by keeping her focus on God, finding the positive in each day, and surrounding herself with supporting, loving and encouraging people she has turned those lemons into the sweetest lemonade.  This blog has been created to share her heart, her adventures and find ways to bless others.  You can contact her at heather@sweetlemonadelife.com or heather@sweetlemonadephotography.com.
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