Nora is such a hoot! She had the most beautiful pinwheel cake from Angel’s bakeshop and her mom got creative and made her fun gold pinwheels! Little miss had other plans. Instead of eating her cake she was much more interested in smashing it and painting the icing all over her legs. Every so often […]

September 6, 2019

Nora’s Pinwheel Cakesmash

A few weeks back, I tried my hand at creating a balloon garland! It’s something I had been wanting to try and thought creating a balloon garland for my baby shower would be the perfect opportunity. It was easy to do, looked fantastic, and I didn’t want to get rid of it. I told my […]

August 2, 2019

Sabrina’s Balloon Garland Cakesmash

Mark is 1 year old, all boy, and all country! I love that his mom wanted to do a John Deere Cakesmash. As soon as she sat Mark’s toy tractors down, he was playing all over the floor. He absolutely loves his tractors and country music, especially Luke Combs. He has great taste in music! […]

June 21, 2019

John Deere Cakesmash

When Kristen told me she had the cutest red, white, and blue outfit for Kinsely’s portraits, I knew I needed to come up with a super cute 4th of July theme to go along with it. Kinsley’s birthday is in June but close enough to the 4th of July, right? I love the 4th of […]

May 31, 2019

4th of July Cakesmash

This might be my favorite cakesmash to date!! I had so much fun finding the florals for this unique floral backdrop for Colette’s 1 Year Floral Cakesmash in Woodbridge. I wasn’t sure how it would turn out but once I kept adding florals, I loved the results. The naked cake made the setup even more […]

May 17, 2019

1 Year Floral Cakesmash in Woodbridge VA

Oh sweet Luna. How is it possible that you’re already a year old? I have loved getting to photograph every single session with you over the past year. Luna was one of my first Grow with Me babies and I photographed several sessions with her family through the year as well! Her Mom and I […]

January 11, 2019

1 Year Simple Studio Cakesmash in Woodbridge VA

When Erin reached out about having me photograph her Twin Girls Cakesmash I was pumped!! I had been wanting to photograph a twin cakesmash. What’s cuter than 1 one year old? 2 of course!! We set up the cutest, girliest setup with lots of fun colors. You only turn one once, so you have to […]

November 30, 2018

Twin Girls Cakesmash Woodbridge Virginia

As I was driving one day, I looked over and spotted this little field at an intersection in Woodbridge with a bunch of cherry blossoms and I thought to myself I have to have a session there! Sure, it’s in the middle of town at an intersection and it’s not very secluded like a park […]

May 4, 2018

Cherry Blossom Family Session Woodbridge

Woodbridge Virginia family session in Lakeridge Virginia with Sarah Botta Photography

As I was driving one day, I looked over and spotted this little field at an intersection in Woodbridge with a bunch of cherry blossoms and I thought to myself I have to have a session there! Sure, it’s in the middle of town at an intersection and it’s not very secluded like a park […]

May 3, 2018

Woodbridge Cherry Blossom Family Session

Woodbridge Virginia family session in Lakeridge Virginia with Sarah Botta Photography

A year ago Norah June came into my studio for her newborn photos. In the blink of an eye a year passed and she’s turning one! Now I get to photograph her Watermelon Milestone Cakesmash! I’ve gotten to see Norah’s sweet smile throughout the year on Facebook. She is so beautiful just like her mom! […]

May 2, 2018

Watermelon Milestone Cakesmash Woodbridge Virginia

Watermelon themed 1st Year cakesmash in Woodbridge Virginia with Sarah Botta Photography

The happiest little boy came to visit me again in the studio for his 1 Year Studio Cakesmash in Woodbridge VA. Since Landry has a fall birthday his mom wanted to have a fall themed set up. His mom and I both love fall, like a lot, so we ended up having 3 different set […]

December 12, 2017

1 Year Studio Cakesmash in Woodbridge VA

Studio First Year Cakesmash in Woodbridge VA at Sarah Botta Photography

In October, Arad’s parents inquired about his first birthday session. They wanted to include family photos and end with a vintage airplane/ adventure themed studio cakesmash. How cute is this theme?! I was so excited for this session I made a historic map banner the night before the session! I thought it would be a […]

December 8, 2017

Vintage Airplane/ Adventure Themed Studio Cakesmash in Woodbridge VA

Studio First Year Cakesmash in Woodbridge VA at Sarah Botta Photography

Ava Joy 1 Year Cake Smash at Sarah Botta Photography Studio It’s hard to believe that little Ava Joy is now 1 year old! I first met her during the blizzard of 2016 when she was just 6 days old. I’m in awe how fast 2016 flew by! I’ve gotten to see and photograph little […]

January 24, 2017

Ava Joy 1 Year (Milestone)

Pink 1 year cake smash with DMV newborn photographer in Woodbridge, VA Sarah Botta Photography Studio