Storybooks Archives - Happy Thoughts Studio


The O:live Boutique Hotel Every time I photograph at this venue is a photographic spectacle. The rustic architecture and the exquisite eclectic decor make it easy for couples to freely enjoy and feel at ease for their sessions. It’s an amazing backdrop for couples who want to do a Babymoon or just to have a […]

Family, Maternity, Puerto Rico, Storybooks

January 31, 2020

Luxury Maternity Story @ The O:live Hotel

By MarElly, San Antonio Children Photographer Her name is Gabriela and why not, she is a Pink Cinderella! Thus the Bella, Bella, Pink Cinderella! This sweet girl OWNED her dreamy Cinderella-inspired session. She literally sparkled and shined her session giving the classic fairytale her own pinky twist. I’m in love with the colors for this story. […]

Children, Storybooks, Teen

February 14, 2018

Bella, Bella, Pink Cinderella

By MarElly, San Antonio Children Photographer I LOVE a child’s magical world of PLAY PRETEND! I create sets that allow children to visit this magical place through imagination. That’s what I thrive to do and to capture. I have photographed this little girl since she was 3 years old every year for her birthday. This year’s theme […]

Children, Storybooks

August 9, 2017

Two Little Mermaids

By MarElly, San Antonio Family Photographer “Never forget that I love you. Life is filled with hard times and good times. Learn from everything you can. Be the woman I know you can be.” Mom I LOVE VINTAGE! I love tea parties in lush rose gardens, vintage lace and lots, and lots of roses. And […]

Children, Family, Storybooks

May 17, 2017

Vintage Mother and Daughter Session

By MarElly, San Antonio Children Photographer Play pretend and dress up are one of the things most little girls love to play the most, especially if she has a dear sister to share the fun with. This vintage styled session was inspired by the love and strong bonding these sisters share. These girls are so […]

Children, Storybooks

April 12, 2017

Two Little Princesses

By MarElly, San Antonio Children Photographer I almost always ask parents, “what would you like to remember about your kids at this age when they are no longer this little?”  And almost everytime the question is so easily answered with the most memorable of playtime games, or the toy they are playing with the most or […]

Children, Family, Storybooks

March 17, 2017

Where The Wild Things Are

Dragons Make Good Neighbors is a book with dragons, swords, and ice cream? Yes, ice cream! Ice cream is perfect to calm “the hot in the tummy” as so cute this little boy used to say when he was thirsty and wanted ice cream to eat. What little boy doesn’t love dragons, swords and…ice cream? And […]

Children, Family, Storybooks

January 28, 2017

Dragons, Swords, and Ice Scream?

  “Life is a ticket to the greatest show on earth” Martin H. Fischer Do you remember playing theater in the backyard or in the house? Do you remember the fun it was just to prepare a show for your audience: parents or all the dolls and stuffed animals you align to sit and watch […]

Children, Family, Storybooks

March 23, 2016

Vintage Circus Inspired Session


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