Being a parent is arguably one of the momentous milestones that could ever happen in the life of a person. Thus, happy and proud parents, especially the first-time ones, are so fond of taking the photos of their little ones or having their cute portraits be taken creatively while they are just newborns for the world to see.
Take for example the stars in this Kapamilya Snaps feature who endeared us with the adorable and artistic pictorials of the newest member of their growing family.
A month after giving birth to her and fiancé Gregg Homan’s firstborn Amila Sabine in September 2022, Angelica delighted her followers when she finally bared the face of their daughter through her photos taken during her photoshoot. Since then, Angelica has filled her Instagram feed with cute snaps of their little ball of sunshine.
She further moved her followers when she captioned one of her posts (written as is): “Hindi mo lang ako nanay, ako ang magiging pinaka matalik mong kaibigan na handing mapuyat sa mga kwento mo, na susuporta at tutulak sayo patungo sa pagbuo ng mga pangarap mo.”
From simply teasing us with a photo of their firstborn Isabella Rose’s hand a few days after giving birth to her on December 28, 2022, Jessy and husband, I Can See Your Voice host Luis Manzano, finally shared a full snap of her when she turned a month-old last January. Since then, the couple has been sharing adorable shots of their baby on Instagram, may it be as simple as bonding with her at home, her monthly birthdays, or their vacations with her.
The Queen of Teleserye Theme Songs was indeed the happiest when she gave birth to Baby Sylvio in April 2022. She may be a singer, while her fiancé Nonrev Daquina an entrepreneur, but they decided to document their son’s growth by having a sports-themed photoshoot every month. And for his 11th month, they have him dressed up as a little racecar driver.
As their son turns one year old this month, Mommy Angeline couldn’t hide her excitement as they’re about to celebrate this milestone of their family.
Amidst her hectic schedule, Dimples and her husband Boyet Ahmee still managed to have one more family member in June 2022. And to mark the arrival of the newest addition to their fAhmeely, Dimples, they and son Alonzo had a lovely photoshoot Baby Elio a few days after he was born. The The Iron Heart actress shared a carousel of their photos and captioned it: “So this is how it feels like to have and hold the sun in your hands.”
As first-time parents, It’s Showtime host Anne and husband Erwan Heussaff made sure to not miss out on each moment they have with their unica hija Dahlia Amelie. And since Erwan isn’t just a good cook but a talented content creator, too, they were able to have picture-perfect shots of their daughter, especially during her first year. Since then, they’ve been sharing photos of their family during their escapades and other ganaps.
In the seven years that they’ve been married, John and wife Isabel Oli are blessed with three adorable children, who they named Feather, Freedom, and Forest. They gave birth to their youngest in July 2020, and have been creating priceless memories with her ever since, as seen in the photos they uploaded on IG.
Based on their heartwarming snaps together that she posted on IG, Kaye obviously couldn’t get enough of her beloved firstborn Pio Joaquin, who she and husband Paul Jake Castillo had in December 2017. A month after giving birth to him, Kaye uploaded a carousel of shots of them together from a photoshoot and captioned it: “Let me love you a little more before you’re not little anymore”.
He and wife Maya welcomed their third child Penelope in October 2020, just in time for the holiday season. They were indeed a picture of a lovely family alongside their other kids Arabella and Angus as they posed for their portrait to greet everyone a “Happy New Year” at the beginning of 2021.
Joross officially became a dad when he and wife Katz Saga gave birth to their panganay Jace Kyler in 2015. As first-time parents, they made sure to mark this remarkable milestone by having their first family concept shoot when the little boy was only eight months old. Of course, they did the same when their second son John Kody was about to turn one in 2018.
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After keeping his non-showbiz wife Rikkah and their daughter Lana away from spotlight for quite sometime to protect them, JC finally introduced them to the public in 2018. He did it by posting a set of photos with them that he captioned, “My Strength. My happiness. My Inspiration. My motivation. My Love. My Life.” Since then, JC has been fond of sharing some of the moments he got to spend with them, may it be their simple bonding at home, their travels, or their milestones and other shenanigans.
The FPJ’s Batang Quiapo actress and partner Miguel Antonio Cruz gave birth to their son Night on Halloween of 2020. Although this season usually imbues terrifying mood, the couple turned their newborn’s shoot merry and festive by having it Christmas-themed since it’s already Yuletide, too! Ryza captioned by Night’s carousel of photos for the holidays: “Our life, our light, our Night. We love you.”
It was in 2021 when the former GirlTrends member gave birth to her and boyfriend Vern Ong’s firstborn Athena Rae. They celebrated it by dressing her up as Simba for her The Lion King-inspired newborn pictorial, just in time for Halloween. For Christmas that same year, Riva and Athena wore matching red stylish outfits as seen in the snaps she posted and wrote in the caption: “We got everything we ever wanted because we got you.”
As the The Broken Marriage Vow actress and her and husband Vino Guingona welcomed their unica hija Athalia in 2015, they made sure to make it extra memorable by having a fun summer-themed family pictorial. And despite still being a baby then, their bouncing baby girl apparently enjoyed it as much as they did!
To celebrate the arrival of their only girl in 2018, Aubrey and husband Troy Montero had their family photo taken with Rocket. Besides, the proud mom, of course, had a lovely picture with her precious daughter while the cuddly newborn had her cute solo shot, too!
As they marked their seventh wedding anniversary and their first Christmas with their newest member Cash in December 2021, Neri and husband, Parokya ni Edgar frontman Chito Miranda, had a family pictorial wherein they’re all cladded in white tops and denim jeans. It also doubled as their family’s holiday photo, through which the couple also introduced another blessing of their family, their adoptive daughter Sophia. Their cute son Miggy was there, too!
Apart from living the happy island life she didn’t know she would have until meeting her now-fiancé, professional surfer Philmar Alipayo, Andi also enjoys being a mom to her three kids Ellie, Lilo, and Koa. And one of her favorite things to do is take pictures of her beloved children bonding together. Although the actress has taken a step back from showbiz to focus on being a mom, there is no doubt that she looks happiest now surrounded by her kids.
There’s definitely no doubt that family pictures are among the best souvenirs we could ever have in life. So, go on and take those shots!