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Chicago Child Photographer | Sleep Training

My daughter is now almost six months old. I seriously can’t believe it. It’s unbelievable how fast it all goes the second time around. As fast as it has gone, we just finally started sleeping at night. Over the holidays, she was up literally every two hours. Part of it was the fact that she […]

January 24, 2017

A baby looking at her mobile in the crib

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Baby Girl’s Nursery Decor Inspiration

I’ve started nesting over the past week, trying to measure and plan out the transformation of my upstairs rooms. Friday I went to pick out big boy furniture (post coming soon). This week, I’m tackling the nursery. It’s a small space, and I can’t do much to the layout given the dimensions, but I can […]

April 1, 2016

baby girl's nursery inspiration

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Thoughts on the Toddler Stage – Personal Post

We got back from Hilton Head last Monday, and I finally uploaded all of the images that I took. I think I have about 1000 images to go through, but wanted to share the few that I’ve edited so far. Our trip was such a delight, and of course, now feels like an eternity ago. […]

March 30, 2016

b&w close up of a toddler

For parents

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Marena’s Favorite Baby Products

As a new mom, registering for baby shower items can be so overwhelming! How are you supposed to know what your baby is going to like when you haven’t even met him/her yet? I found that a lot of the things I registered for went sadly unused. I thought that I would start sharing some […]

January 21, 2016

images of top 10 baby products

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