3 reasons you should plan an unplugged birth
You’ve probably heard about unplugged weddings by now, but if not, let me enlighten you. An unplugged wedding is when the bride and groom request their guests stay OFF their phones. Why? (...)
Top 10 baby registry items you will actually use
There are so many amazing products available these days, it can be overwhelming! If you’ve ever been to Babies R Us, you know that there are tons of options out there. But what do you really need for your new baby?
Birth photography : Behind the scenes
I don’t photograph how your birth looks, I photograph how it feels.
Haley is one of those people who you feel like you’ve known your whole life. Joy radiates from her and her family of 7 kiddos! I’m thrilled I get to share a peek into her birth story. She was a champion through labor, while her mom and kids waiting in the waiting room nearby (can […]
I get to witness, photograph and experience your births… so I thought it would be fun to share my birth story (including photos, of course) with you! My daughter’s birth story can’t be told without a brief history of my first two children…… I had a c-section in 2008 after a failed induction (for gestational […]
Not sure about newborn photography? I get it. You’re about to bring a brand new baby into the world, and that isn’t cheap these days. You might be tempted to try to do it yourself. I was. That’s right, before I became a professional photographer I was a new mom just like you. […]
I remember the first time I saw this mom in labor. It was Christmas time in 2014 (click here to read that birth story). I had literally never seen someone so peaceful and calm in labor. She barely made a noise, laughed between contractions, and made sure her birth team felt comfortable and welcome. (At my […]
Gosh, where do I begin with this beautiful family? They have such a unique story to share. After mom (“F”) had a stroke at the age of 25, she was diagnosed with Antiphospholipid Syndrome, which is an autoimmune condition that affects the blood and its ability to clot. They had about a 30% […]
I’ve been steeped in birth photography for years, so it can be hard for me to remember that some people – I’m looking at you, mama-to-be – aren’t as familiar with it as I am. Here’s what I’ve learned in my years as a birth photographer. Birth is beautiful. I know everything […]