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BREASTFEEDING TIPS FOR THE NEW MOM

When I had my baby 9 months ago, I didn’t know the first thing about breastfeeding. Honestly, it terrified me. And the first 4 weeks were SO PAINFUL, despite a good latch, despite doing “everything right” – a very sensitive part of my body needed time to get used to it. I dreaded every feed […]

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June 22, 2020

OUR LITTLE EIGHT MONTH OLD

Before coronavirus came and completely uprooted all of our lives, we had family photos scheduled but those had to be postponed. I didn’t want to let the chance to have family photos of this time in our lives, so with a tripod and self-timer in hand, we trekked off to the park for some self-portraits. […]

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May 27, 2020

THE ONLY HOSPITAL BAG LIST YOU’LL NEED

What To Pack In Your Hospital Bag I don’t know about you, but when I was researching what to pack in my hospital bag before birth, I found sooooo many lists that were INSANE. Like, who’s bringing that much stuff with them to the hospital?? It was giving me anxiety feeling like I had to […]

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May 27, 2020

QUESTIONS TO ASK YOUR MIDWIFE

When I was pregnant with Olive, I knew I wanted a very hands-off approach to maternity care and labor/delivery. For me, that meant using a Midwife! I absolutely believe in the Midwifery Model of Care. Now, I will say that not all Midwives are created equal. I work with a lot of clients who have […]

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May 21, 2020

ROSE {CANTON NEWBORN PHOTOGRAPHER}

This adorable little squish belongs to my sweet friend Kayle (she was a guest blogger earlier discussing her personal experience between having an OB for her first baby and a Midwife with her second). You can read that post here! I was SO excited to photograph these amazing people! Don’t they make the cutest kids? […]

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May 18, 2020