Newborn Behavior: What to Expect From Your Baby

If you haven’t spent much time around newborns, you might find yourself a bit anxious with your own baby. Their movements, reactions, and fussiness are all caused by something, but what is it exactly? Every child is different, but when it comes to newborn babies, even though they grow at different rates, they tend to…

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You Really Do Need To Hire A Professional Newborn Photographer

You have given birth to your new bundle of joy, are home from the hospital, and would like to schedule a professional newborn photo session in order to have the perfect picture to go along with your birth announcements. You begin to wonder if it is worth the money, or you should attempt to take…

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Coping with Postpartum Depression

What is Postpartum Depression? Your new baby is finally here!  You’ve waited for this time for so long.  And of course, you’re just ecstatic at this new little life.  But for many, that initial joy of giving birth can fade.  Couple this with lack of sleep, the demands of a new baby, anxiety over parenting…

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Why You Should Hire a Professional Maternity Photographer

The Top Reasons Why Professional Maternity Photos Are Important It seems as if there are endless things to think about, let alone plan for and purchase when you are getting ready to have your baby. It certainly is an incredibly exciting, yet hectic time of your life. That being stated, it is important to add…

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It Takes a Village or a Doula!

A Doula – A New Best Friend For the birth of my second daughter, I hired a doula.  It was one of the best decisions I made.    She answered my questions during pregnancy, she talked to me (and my husband) when I was getting ready to deliver.   She helped me right after birth and…

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Covid-19 Studio Precautions

At Miss Z Photography studios, the health and safety of our clients and staff have always been the most important thing.   So we have always kept a very clean and sanitized studio.   However with this new pandemic, and the re-opening of our studio nearing, we have instituted an even more stringent cleaning and disinfecting regiment.…

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Taking Care of Your Baby’s Delicate Skin

Taking Care of Your Baby’s Delicate Skin There is much to worry about when it comes to keeping your newborn baby safe and healthy. Not only do you have to pay close attention to their eating and sleeping habits, but their skin as well. Babies have very sensitive and delicate skin which is prone to…

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Soothing a Colicky Baby

Let’s face it – your newborn baby is going to cry. And some new babies cry a lot! It can be heartbreaking when you want to soothe your baby but you just don’t know how. It’s quite normal for babies to get fussy at the same time each day. Quite often, this fussy period happens…

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Baking with Children is Always Fun!

With children being home from school and day cares and possibly even summer camps, it’s imperative to find activities to engage their minds and bodies.    For working moms, the challenge is much tougher.   Even though my photography business is currently closed, I am STILL working behind the scenes so that when I reopen, not…

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