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Back Bay Newborn love| Boston Baby Photographer

Back Bay Newborn love| Boston Baby Photographer

Before I became a photographer, I had this notion that I wanted to be a nurse.  I have an old drawing I did when I was a little girl that says, “I want to be a nurse when I grew up so I can help people.”  And after I became a mom, I thought quite seriously about pursuing a career as a labor & delivery or a postpartum nurse.  Like many others, my experiences with the nurses before, during, and after the delivery of my three children were, quite simply, amazing. These women play such an important role at a most vulnerable time in our lives.  It feels like our birth stories aren’t complete without the mention of the wonderful nurses at our side throughout.  For as long as I can remember, I have longed to have a career that was (more…)

Best of 2015 | Boston Family Photographer

Best of 2015 | Boston Family Photographer

It’s that time of year again… time to agonize over choosing my favorite images from a very fun and busy year. This year I get to pick 15 because it’s 2015 so at least that makes it a little easier, but like I’ve said before, these photos are like my babies. It is hard to choose some and leave others behind!!

Last year I gave a lot of background information for each image. This year I want (more…)

Lila & Isabelle | Boston Newborn Photographer

Lila & Isabelle | Boston Newborn Photographer

Did you ever meet someone for the very first time, but feel like somehow you have known them forever?  It was kind of like that with Karen.

From the very first phone call, I felt like I was talking to an old friend.  We swapped stories about our pregnancies, our babies, and the trials and tribulations of being sleep deprived parents.  I was so excited to finally meet her in person after she gave birth to her second daughter.  I arrived at their home for our newborn session and met big sister Lila and her dad at the front door.  It made perfect sense that Karen’s husband Matt was just as warm and easy going and she was.  What a beautiful, down to earth family of four. I truly feel so lucky to have met them. (more…)