Maternity

Navigating A High Risk Pregnancy

April 6, 2021

It’s a thing most moms do: telling their birth story. Like an initiation ritual, or a right of passage. I was sharing mine with my daughter’s preschool teacher, going on about giving birth in a teaching hospital and the veritable audience in attendance when she told me she was in the hospital for 4 months. [...]

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Keeping the Hotness Factor While Pregnant

November 5, 2020

If you’re currently pregnant, do you have the pregnancy “glow”? If you’ve been pregnant previously, did you have it? I had a glow, but it wasn’t due to pregnancy. It was due to overexertion from shoving too many desserts in my mouth for 8 months straight! I jest, but just a little. I definitely struggled [...]

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Maternity Clothes Dos and Don’ts

November 16, 2020

Ok, I think I have a problem. I’m 2 months away from my due date and I want to buy new clothes RIGHT NOW. I just want to go shopping – is that so horrible? While I was “browsing” online, I found a great list of maternity no nos by Isabella Oliver, maternity fashion maven. [...]

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Maternity photos: making your pregnant belly photograph beautifully

January 19, 2021

Pregnant women are undeniably adorable. I find that there is something about seeing a woman with a big belly that makes me feel happy. Although, having been one of those women once, pregnant woman don’t always feel quite so adorable. I photographed a beautiful woman the other day and, during the shoot I kept thinking [...]

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