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Jess & Mike ~ Maternity ~ Sneak Peek...

Written by Heather on April 18th, 2016.      0 comments

It's always worth getting up early when the land, sea and sky looks like this! ...
A glorious, colourful and warm morning in Sumner with two beautiful souls who are a mere 2 weeks off meeting their baby girl for the first time! ... So much love and excitement surrounds Jess, Mike and their little darling who's enjoying these last weeks of being snug and tucked up in Mama's tummy!

Topics: Maternity

31 Weeks and Counting...

Written by Heather on November 10th, 2015.      0 comments

31 Weeks and counting...

The road to Motherhood:
Pregnancy is the most amaaaazing experience of my life. But it sure has come with it’s up’s, downs and dizzy spells.
I’ve wanted to be a Mother for as long as I can remember. To be caring and compassionate, a teacher, a friend and the student to a little growing human. A little human that you can call your own!!… What greater honour is there?

Read on...


Topics: Maternity, Personal

The Garden of Motherhood...

Written by Heather on October 26th, 2015.      0 comments

A little flower for a little person, she's going to be an amazing big sister...


Topics: Family, Maternity

Walk with us...

Written by Heather on September 30th, 2015.      0 comments

If you are more of an Instagram-er than a Facebook-er, feel free to walk with us on Instagram @ theheatheranddougrecords  ... See you there!!

Topics: Maternity

Sarah & Jeremy ~ Sneak Peek ~ Maternity...

Written by Heather on July 21st, 2015.      0 comments

We are surrounded in beautiful people having beautiful babies and waiting on their beautiful babies at the moment. It's such an exciting time having so many new lives coming into this world!! ...

These are our buddies Sarah and Jeremy, they'll be first time parents in a matter of days... The countdown is really on!! Eeeeeee... and back in May, when the weather was sliiiightlyyyyyy warmer... we captured this time of their lives down at the beach. So much beauty!!!!!

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Topics: Maternity, Night

Kim, Liam ... and Flipper makes 3.

Written by Heather on June 1st, 2015.      1 comments

Kim & Liam are the brilliant and beautiful faces of Kimberley Cheyne Photography... Two people with the most gorgeous hearts. They're fun, funny, loving, so totally adoooorable, genuine, thoughtful, freaking Good Looking!!! and completely down to earth. (That's the short list... I could go on as long as the Great Wall of China is) ... This wee bubby is one seriously lucky kid to have these two as his/her parents...

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Topics: Maternity

Love amplifies here...

Written by Heather on April 21st, 2015.      0 comments

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Topics: Maternity

Julz, 34 weeks beautiful...

Written by Heather on April 13th, 2015.      0 comments

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Topics: Maternity

Before and After...

Written by Heather on April 9th, 2015.      0 comments

We've loved each and every couple and wedding of our season, right down to our last gorgeous one on April 4th. Now we're into a few Portrait sessions and editing allllllll our gorgeous couples and their weddings days. I love the editing part as much as I love the shooting part!! ...

Here's a bit of Before and After...

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Topics: Maternity

Where there is love, there is life...

Written by Heather on April 7th, 2015.      0 comments

Mahatma Gandhi was onto a good thing when he said "Where there is love, there is life"...
Our friends and my beautiful bud of 23 years, is just a month shy of meeting their son and first born child.
This is a couple full of gorgeous character, colour and imagination...
A couple so beautiful, bold and spirited.
A couple who use their hearts to their greatest extent.
...These are our friends... so full of grace and true love in this moment as pending parents.

Read on...
Topics: Maternity


Written by Heather on February 12th, 2015.      0 comments

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Topics: Family, Maternity

Golden Hour ~ Maternity..

Written by Heather on February 12th, 2015.      0 comments

Oh You, my divine golden hour! How I love thee!

3 Years ago I met this beautiful family as they were weeks shy of expecting their first beautiful wee girl. And now Quinn is a big cuddly, giggly, divine 3 year old who is sooo excited about becoming a big sister.

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Topics: Maternity

Tis Love that makes the world go round!

Written by Heather on January 21st, 2015.      0 comments

We captured their engagement. We've captured their wedding. There has been a little bit of crazy & lots of laughter in between as our friendship has blossomed. And now they are 3 weeks shy of becoming parents for the first time!! Love these two to bits and we looove witnessing each new step in life! So can't wait to meet their wee person!!

Alyse & Nick. 37 Weeks along.

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They're going to be paaaaarents!

Written by Heather on October 10th, 2014.      0 comments

They're going to be paaaaarents!

I can't wait to share Lauren and Mark's maternity photos with you next week! Soooo much beauty to come!!

Happy Friday guys, Have a wonderful weekend! ...We're off to Blenheim now to capture Amelia and Todd's beautiful wedding day this weekend!! Exciting!!

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Topics: Maternity

New Life on the Horizon...

Written by Heather on October 7th, 2014.      0 comments

New life is on the horizon... ... ... ... Just 2 and a half weeks to go!

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Topics: Family, Maternity