In Home Newborn Lifestyle Session ~ The Bradish Family

I always get really excited about going into new parents’ homes and photographing their in home newborn lifestyle session with their new baby. Today’s blog post features Heidi, Andy, and their newborn baby, Hannah, in those kinds of lifestyle, real-world images. The session took place at their gorgeous home located in the north part of…

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7 Tips for Preparing for Your Spring Session

I’ve gone ahead and given you 7 tips to ensure your day is stress free and flawless for your spring session. Listen up! 1. Wear layers. Spring can be finicky in the sense that you can go from frigid to over heated in a matter of minutes. I suggest wearing layers — tank top, tee…

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When should I book my maternity session?

I suggest contacting me as soon as you know your due date for your maternity session. We can then decide on a time that is best for your photos. I like to schedule your maternity session around the time you are seven to eight months along. This way, you are far enough along in your…

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Newborn Lifestyle Session ~ Lemont

One of the best parts of going to photograph my clients’ newborn lifestyle session is that I get to see things unfold in a really, truly organic way. And, as the photographer, it’s my job to capture those moments on camera! Sometimes that means I’m there for a major cry-out or a sweet moment between…

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How I use Dubsado to manage my business

Are you looking for a CRM for your photography business? Click here to check out Dubsado and make you and your clients happy from start to finish. After years of using multiple spreadsheets, I decided to streamline and use a customer relationship management system, also known as a CRM. There are a few similar systems…

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Cake Smash ~ Oliver is ONE!

I have a hard time facing the fact that little Oliver is already a whole year old. But you know what 1-year-old birthdays mean? Cake. And cake smash, of course! Before I get to the adorable photos I know you came here for, I have to share how much fun it has been working with the Fair…

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The Importance of Maternity Photos

Why Maternity Photos Are Important Even though pregnancy comes with a lot of difficult trials, it is an amazing time in your life. It is a time of celebration and of anticipation as you prepare to meet your little bundle of joy. It’s a time where you become strong – stronger than you ever thought…

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Lifestyle newborn photography ~ Forzley Family Downers Grove

Lifestyle newborn photography has my heart, I get really excited about going into new parents’ homes and photographing the candid moments in their environment. Today’s blog post features Christina, Matt, and their newborn baby, Hannah, in those kinds of lifestyle, real-world images. It was a gift that I got to photograph this family and their…

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