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Mother's Day is coming... 

Every mother, grandmother, sister, cousin aunt and friend-of-the-family loves photos of the kids. But what is missing? THEY ARE! 

Get mom in the picture this year! She will thank you. Your kids will thank you. 

Click below to purchase your Mother's Day gift certificate.


New Berlin Child Photographer | Birthday Club Sneak Peek

It was Oliver's second birthday! Hooray!

Oliver wasn't having it. That's ok. The back of his head is ADORABLE. 

Oliver wasn't having it. That's ok. The back of his head is ADORABLE. 

Oliver's mom signed him up for Stories Framed Photography's Birthday Club. 

Why?

Because at two years old, Ollie's a little too young to sign himself up. 

(^^I am so, so sorry. It's Monday.)

Echem.

So... if you aren't familiar with the Birthday Club, it's a brand new EXCLUSIVE benefit for my portrait clients. How does it work?

Once you've had your portrait session, you will get an invitation to sign up any and all of your kiddos for the Birthday Club. Then, the month of their birthdays you will receive the official invitation to come in to the studio for their mini session.

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It's fun, super easy and makes for a great birthday tradition. (Plus a shoe-in for a gift for grandma!)

If you are a past client and want more information about the SFP Birthday Club, fill out this form:

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If you are not yet a client of Stories Framed Photography, what are you waiting for? 

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The birthday sessions are quick mini shoots so we can catch those kids... quick, before they grow up. Because... look at that face! 

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CLICK HERE for more information on portrait sessions, the birthday club or to send me a nice note for no reason at all.

Happy birthday, Ollie!

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Local Business Spotlight | Melissa Soberalski

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Melissa Soberalski

COMPANY
Soberalski Immigration Law, LLC

POSITION
Attorney/Owner

Local Biz Spotlight Melissa Soberalski

Who is your ideal client?
My ideal client is someone who is organized and patient. I usually guide clients in working with the federal government, which is notoriously disorganized and slow.

What is something people THINK they know about your job?
I think most people assume immigration attorneys simply fill out a few forms. Most of my days are full of consultations, issue spotting legal benefits and pitfalls, drafting memorandum and affidavits, and appearing in hearings and interviews. Only a small portion of my work involves completing forms.

Name one thing you WISH people knew about your job?
I wish people understood how important compassion can be in immigration work. The greater majority of people I serve want to live within the boundaries of the law, work hard, and protect their families. Whether it is a single mom with kids or spouses wishing to be reunited, most of my job involves keeping loved ones together.

Tell us a secret about your job.
I love kids in my office. I spend at least ten hours each workday away from my own daughter, and it's nice to see sweet, little faces throughout my day as I am missing hers.

CONTACT MELISSA HERE:
www.soberalskilaw.com
414.533.5000
melissa@soberalskilaw.com


The Local Business Spotlight is a special perk for headshot clients of Stories Framed Photography. Click below to learn more about headshots and to book your session.
 

Wauwatosa Family Photography | I'm so lucky 🍀

I've been thinking lately. 

I'm very lucky to have a "job" that I absolutely love and adore. I get to photograph people. I get to show them how beautiful they are and how fleeting life is. Kids grow up so fast, we say hello and goodbye to loved ones... and don't you just wish you could freeze time? It all goes by too darn fast.

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And THAT. That right there is where sometimes I get hung up with this job I love so much.

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We all know that babies become toddlers and mothers become grandmothers and families grow and bloom and then... sometimes the planet has different plans for us.

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So here it is... my plea to you. Don't make excuses. Don't put it off. Yes, we are all "busy". Yes, we all want to lose those "few" extra pounds. Stop. 

PLEASE. JUST HAVE YOUR FAMILY PORTRAITS TAKEN. 

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I can tell you that you will never regret taking the ONE hour on a Saturday to have your favorite photographer (cough cough) photograph you and your family. You will have those memories for a lifetime: hanging on a wall, sitting on a coffee table, resting on a bookshelf. You will see those images and be comforted and reminded of how blessed you are. 

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However... what would happen if you hesitated? What would happen if you waited until... "someday". What would you hang on your wall? What album would you look through on a rainy day? Would you regret putting off your family photos another year? YES. You absolutely will. 

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So here's what I want you to do. It's so easy. Fill out the form below. That's it... one tiny step closer to living with no regrets. 

Fill out that form. I'll call you. I'll email you. I'll do the hard stuff. You can sit back and enjoy the process --  I'll even help you decide on clothes! Heck, if it helps, I'll even throw in some BonBons. (Only if you promise to scooch over and share with me!)

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My job, the one I am SO VERY LUCKY to have, is to make family portraits easy and painless (and fun! thankyouverymuch). And to help YOU to live without regrets.

Cheers, my friend!

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Local Business Spotlight | Jessie Cannizzaro

NAME
Jessie Cannizzaro

COMPANY
Milestone Plumbing, Inc.

POSITION
Master Plumber, Owner

Local Biz Spotlight Tosa Milestone Plumbing

Who is your ideal client?
Residential homeowners in Milwaukee, Waukesha, and Ozaukee counties.

What is something people THINK they know about your job?
Most clients think that you have to be a big, strong, man to be a plumber. Clearly this is not the case if you know me! Women should consider this career path if they enjoy working with their hands and interacting with clients. Any of the trades can be a great career path for men and women - I am just a little biased with my preference.

Name one thing you WISH people knew about your job?
People can save so much in unnecessary costs by being proactive instead of reactive with their home repairs. Please listen to what your plumber is recommending. If we tell you that your 15 year old water heater really should be replaced, it's because we are trying to help you avoid the nightmare of having the water heater leaking on a major holiday or weekend when you will end up with much higher labor costs to replace and likely be without hot water even longer.
Simply keeping an eye on little repairs that are necessary throughout your home and addressing before they become emergencies is financially beneficial when considering the alternative.

Tell us a secret about your job.
There are lots of little tricks that a simple phone call to our office can help a homeowner to fix an issue - often without us even coming out to their home! Many clients do not know that there is a little red button on the very bottom of the garbage disposal that can be reset - if the disposal stops working that might be what's needed for the fix. Or, if a homeowner has a higher than normal water bill they can put a little food coloring in the toilet tank to see if over time (15-30 minutes) it shows color in the toilet bowl which can determine if there is a very small leak that is causing the water bill to increase every quarter. (If you try this make sure to flush the toilet several times after testing to avoid the color sticking permanently to the bowl).

What is the ONE book that you think I should read RIGHT NOW?
Who Moved My Cheese by Spencer Johnson M.D.

CONTACT JESSIE HERE:
www.milestoneplumbinginc.com
414.988.4565
office@milestoneplumbinginc.com


The Local Business Spotlight is a special perk for headshot clients of Stories Framed Photography.
Click below to learn more about headshots and to book your session.