Monthly Archives: May 2013

big family dog- baby’s first best friend

People who aren’t familiar with this breed might assume it’s risky to put a really big dog next to a brand new baby, but with Bernese Mountain dogs, that couldn’t be further from the truth. Their calm temperaments, easy affection and patience have earned them the ‘gentle giant’ reputation, and they’re especially gentle with kids. […]

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Michigan Heart Gallery

Last fall I was so pleased to be invited to be a volunteer photographer for the 2013 Michigan Heart Gallery. The Heart Gallery is a unique traveling exhibit of photographs created to find forever families for children in foster care. Right now in Michigan, there are over 300 children who need adoptive families. I had […]

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Important Tips for Your Baby’s Photography Session

We know all too well that babies are not always as peaceful or as quiet as they appear in their pristine photographs. So, what happens if your little bundle of joy gets cranky during their photography session?  Rescheduling isn’t always a pleasant task, for you, the baby, or the photographer, so it’s best to do […]

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rivers | okemos newborn photography

Rivers- such a great name for this adorable little guy. I first met his family when his mom was pregnant with his big sister a few years ago, and it was fun to catch up with them and see how much she had grown. Rivers looks so little, but was almost two pounds heavier than […]

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