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Mini Sessions…what exactly are they??

Mini Session or Premium Session? It occured to me lately that in the world of photography we throw around lits of different terms relating to our sessions which might be fairly confusing! In January i ran a set of 'mini sessions' for babies aged 4-10 months and I was...

5 ‘luxury’ extras for mummies-to-be

the 'essentials' list I don't know about you but I constantly see 'must have' lists for mums to be, the lists that tell you what to put in your hospital bag, the lists that tells what you absolutely can't live without and the lists that tell you how you should parent...

Ask The Newborn Photographer: What’s the deal with Hypnobirthing?

Hypno - what? Hypnobirthing is a technique that encourages deep relaxation and breathing techniques for a calmer birth. Many people view it as the best thing they ever did, whereas many view it as mumbo jumbo....what I've never come across is someone who chose to...

Why I Became A Baby Photographer And Why I Love It

Baby Photographer - the best job in the world? I'm really lucky - I do a job that I love. I mean LOVE! I'm one of those lucky ones. It is a true joy to be a Baby Photographer. I don't really remember a time in my life that I haven't had a camera strapped to my hand -...

Post Natal Depression – the beast with the silver lining

It won't happen to me There's no way I'd have ever thought I would get post natal depression. I've always been a 'strong woman'. Since my late teens I've been fairly self assured, outwardly reasonably confident, focused, driven. You get the picture. When I graduated...

Ask The Newborn Photographer: Cloth Nappies – whats the deal?

Ask the newborn photographer As a newborn photographer you may not expect to read a blog post from me on the topic of cloth nappies, but I am also a mum so it’s something I have looked in to and researched for my own kiddies. I thought I'd start an information blog...

The Truthful Mummy – time is flying!

I started my hypnobirthing last week with a lady called Jane Sheeran. I'm booked in for three sessions as I decided to go privately rather than in a group. I didn't think if be able to open up as much as I needed to in a room full of other couples and you also always...

The Truthful Mummy Pregnancy Blog-Pregnant on Holiday

Pregnant on Holiday.....with a toddler!! So I was pregnant on holiday! We spent last week in Majorca with my side of the family. We booked a lovely 4 star all inclusive, and had been looking forward to it for ages. The week started off well, my son and his cousin who...

When to book your Newborn Session

Tell me when to book my Newborn Session! When to book is probably one of the questions I hear the most. And the answer is simple; as soon as you can! I'm guessing that you are choosing a quality photographer here, not a '£50 for all your digitals on CD' type. The type...

The Truthful Mummy Pregnancy Blog #3

A little catch up There's been a couple of weeks break from the pregnancy blog, but it's back this week! So heres a little insight into whats been going on these past few weeks: My toddler has had a heavy cold which got worse before it got better; this meant him...

Mini Sessions…what exactly are they??

Mini Session or Premium Session? It occured to me lately that in the world of photography we throw around lits of different terms relating to our sessions which might be fairly confusing! In January i ran a set of 'mini sessions' for babies aged 4-10 months and I was...

5 ‘luxury’ extras for mummies-to-be

the 'essentials' list I don't know about you but I constantly see 'must have' lists for mums to be, the lists that tell you what to put in your hospital bag, the lists that tells what you absolutely can't live without and the lists that tell you how you should parent...

Why I Became A Baby Photographer And Why I Love It

Baby Photographer - the best job in the world? I'm really lucky - I do a job that I love. I mean LOVE! I'm one of those lucky ones. It is a true joy to be a Baby Photographer. I don't really remember a time in my life that I haven't had a camera strapped to my hand -...

The Truthful Mummy – time is flying!

I started my hypnobirthing last week with a lady called Jane Sheeran. I'm booked in for three sessions as I decided to go privately rather than in a group. I didn't think if be able to open up as much as I needed to in a room full of other couples and you also always...

When to book your Newborn Session

Tell me when to book my Newborn Session! When to book is probably one of the questions I hear the most. And the answer is simple; as soon as you can! I'm guessing that you are choosing a quality photographer here, not a '£50 for all your digitals on CD' type. The type...

The Truthful Mummy Pregnancy Blog #3

A little catch up There's been a couple of weeks break from the pregnancy blog, but it's back this week! So heres a little insight into whats been going on these past few weeks: My toddler has had a heavy cold which got worse before it got better; this meant him...