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MINDY RICE FLORAL DESIGN featured in SANTA BARBARA MAGAZINE

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mindy & i have worked together for years…she beautifully designed the flowers for my wedding….so its safe to say, i absolutely adore her….when SANTA BARBARA MAGAZINE asked me to photographer her for the december issue i was thrilled….i got to spend a day photographing this wonderfully talented woman & her beautiful family, feast your eyes on these intimate photographs…

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every home should be blessed with a kissing tree in the front yard

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mindy has a gift….creativity & style come naturally for her….and it runs in the family…she & her husband designed & built their beautiful home…their california retreat is warm & spacious & yet full of warmth…classy & cozy…just like the beautiful couple….there is an organic feel to their style…

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SANTA BARBARA MAGAZINE reveals mindy’s style & decorating ideas for the holidays…pick up this issue & you will find tons of inspiration for your own home & holiday entertaining….xoxo

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clearly the talent is just beginning….mindy’s sons fill their home with music & laughter….

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i love the simplicity & warmth of their home…ohhh, and the fabulous antique toys, a classic train set & soldiers provide hours of entertainment for the young boys…i also love the necklace, mindy made from some handmade beads she aquired from a recent trip to mexico….& then look at this belt…..

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this incredible belt buckle was handmade by mindy’s father….

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mindy & her boys are relaxed & stylish & love spending time together…..

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there is nothing quite as sweet as family

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xoxo

a little more sweetness...

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  1. Nov 30-2009 , 10:53AM
    Your photography is beautiful!
  2. Nov 30-2009 , 11:36AM
    what a great session. i love the location you used. beautiful work as always.
  3. Nov 30-2009 , 03:47PM
    beautiful, simply beautiful.
  4. Nov 30-2009 , 08:23PM
    lovely! Just like Mindy!
  5. Dec 02-2009 , 03:31AM
    Love the feel of these photos......so natural......
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    Dec 03-2009 , 11:04PM
    beautiful pictures., as always ;) .... random question... any idea where she got her christmas stockings from?? i have been looking for something exactly like those since last xmas and cannot find them anywhere!!!
  7. Dec 08-2009 , 07:30PM
    Gorgeous Photos, gorgeous family ;)

    Love these Elizabeth!

    joel
    Joel Serrato Films