Life Lately – Middle of Maternity Leave

Life Lately – Middle of Maternity Leave

Hey y'all!  Still living the summertime maternity leave dream over here.  I was on maternity leave during the opposite season with Emerson which was November, December and January.  That time was good - with all the holidays.  But summer maternity leave is wonderful! What have we been up to the last week or two? Last [...]

Emerson’s Adjustment to Becoming Big Brother

Emerson’s Adjustment to Becoming Big Brother

(photos by j&a photography) Everyone asks me what Emerson's reaction has been to Elliott since we came home from the hospital six weeks ago.  Honestly, he really shocked us!  We went into it with really low expectations, as he didn't seem to understand what a baby or sister was prior to her being born.  We [...]

Wisconsin Grandparent’s Visit Recap – Summer 2018

Wisconsin Grandparent’s Visit Recap – Summer 2018

My parents came to visit us this past long weekend from Wisconsin!  We packed in a lot of fun things over four days.  Here is a little recap of their visit: Elliott and I picked them up from the airport around lunchtime on Friday.  We stopped and ate a quick lunch at McCallisters.  Big Grandpa [...]

What I’m Loving Wednesday

What I’m Loving Wednesday

Hi friends!  I thought I'd throw a quick "What I'm Loving Wednesday" post at you.  I feel like I have a handful of things that I've been loving lately that I feel are too good not to share.  Here goes: 1  //  Trader Joe's Cauliflower Gnocchi We eat pretty healthy most of the time so [...]

Elliott’s Newborn Family Photo Session

Elliott’s Newborn Family Photo Session

We opted to do another home session for this newborn shoot just out of total comfort and convenience.  Little Elliott was only five days new when we did this shoot!  It's amazing how quickly they change and we think it's important to get the images captured within the first week of baby's life. All of [...]

Emerson’s Newborn Photos

Emerson’s Newborn Photos

I created this blog in the summer of 2017, so I never had the opportunity to share Emerson's newborn home session on here.  Thought I'd go ahead and share some of my favorite images now.  🙂  Better late than never! All photos were captured by: j&a photography xoxo, Mallory