Emerson’s Newborn Photos

Now that I've shared her birth story, I feel like I can share Emerson's newborn photos! This session sticks out in the hazy memory of the newborn days, because it was the first glimpse into motherhood that wasn't images of sweet snuggles and soft baby kisses. It never occurred to me prior to booking Emerson's … Continue reading Emerson’s Newborn Photos

September Goals

And just like that, we are back into the 'old daily grind'. Except, the 'old daily grind' is a completely new routine and emotional journey. I'm happy to report I survived my reentry into the workforce but I am living solely for those home-from-work snuggles from Emerson. I also feel like we reentered the world, … Continue reading September Goals

Emerson’s Birth Story

I have been back and forth on whether to share Emerson's birth story, not for any reason other than wanting the right words to capture it perfectly. I've sat down to write this multiple times, each time ultimately closing my browser, thinking I'm too tired or distracted to find eloquent enough words to share. But … Continue reading Emerson’s Birth Story

My French Market Baby Shower

The hostesses-with-the-mostest, my mom and sister, were eager to start planning my baby shower soon after learning that our family was growing and despite my adoration for parties and celebrations, I had no interest in being involved in the planning. With all of the other decisions and tasks I needed to do to prepare for … Continue reading My French Market Baby Shower