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.
I’ve been a photographer for 8 years, and during that time there have been many things I wish I could’ve told clients, friends, and family. So, instead of sitting you all down and explaining, let me do it right here for you! I don’t get grossed out (or offended) easily. I’m a mom […]
In the weeks leading up to your due date, it’s only natural to think about how the day is going to look. If you’re a first time mom, you probably aren’t sure what it will look like! Unless you’ve been in the delivery room with someone, your knowledge of labor and birth is only what […]
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. […]
You love seeing photos of your kids. You love seeing photos of your family – until you see yourself. I hear it all the time. “I love everything about the photo… except for me.” You see the dark circles under your eyes. You see the last 10 pounds of baby weight you’ve been meaning […]
I remember feeling so ashamed when I started having supply issues when my baby was around 7 months old. I did everything I knew how to do to increase my supply, and nothing was working. He dropped from 50th percentile in weight, to 5th percentile in weight. I feel shame and guilt even […]
Not only have I photographed both home and hospital births, but I’ve also experienced both for myself. Which is why I feel more than qualified to share why I think it is time to normalize home birth once and for all. It’s important to remember that women have only been giving birth in hospitals for […]