When should I schedule my Family Photo Session?
I get this question quite a bit so I thought my blog would be a great place to answer it! When is the best time to schedule a Chicago family photo session?? I think it's a great question - but the answer
Family Films – a new way to preserve family memories
First of all, what IS a family film? And why would you want one for your family? As my two boys get older (16 and 14 now!) I often think about all of the things I miss about when they were
Mother’s Day AND Father’s Day fail!
Ok, not the actual day - but for sure the post and images for! Maybe I could use the excuse that I was just enjoying my own Mother's Day holiday? Or that I was trying to go all out for
The importance of mom and child photos – Chicago Family Photography
It's safe to say that most of my favorite images are those with moms and their kids. When I'm able to capture a moment like this I know that it's not really for the mom or dad. Really, it's for
Client-share Monday! – Baby Photography Chicago
I love Mondays. For so many reasons. I'm not going to lie, part of it has to do with everyone else in my house going off to work or school (or camp in the summer). I love the quiet and
Slow down! – Chicago Family Photographer
I'm feeling sappy today - and I'm not really sure why. I even made my kids let me take their photos before they went off to school, as if it were the first day of school. (to be fair, though,
Unsolicited Advice – Chicago Newborn Photographer
I've been going through lots of our photos lately in preparation for my oldest son's 8th grade graduation. Gasp!! It's a tradition in our school to do a short photo montage of each student at the 8th grade dinner/dance (parents
Sitting up!!! – Chicago Baby Photographer
Sitting up sessions are some of the best sessions!! Babies smiling, parents laughing, so much fun to be had! When babies are around 6 months old, I always recommend that families wait until their baby is sitting up solidly on
Sparty love x 2! – Twin photographer Chicago
I've been doing some much needed image updating on my website (check out my progress HERE) and came across these little sweeties. Being a Michigan State grad, I couldn't resist taking this photo! Go Sparty!!
All in the family! – Chicago Baby Photographer
Chicago children's photographer | Chicago baby photographer | Chicago portrait photographer | Chicago family photographer Being a dog owner, I realize that dogs (and any type of pet!) can be a part of the family! So if a family wants to bring their pet to the studio to