Monthly Archives: December 2012

Guest Post: Max Valentine’s Birth Story.

I came across this blog and I am so glad Gretchen decided to share the story of her son’s birth here at Beautiful Beginnings. Even more importantly, I’m glad she hired a professional photographer because she now has some great photos to remember the birth. I’m am highly impressed that you could get your legs […]

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a beautiful beginning: levi james’s birth story.

If ever I was happy to be friends with clients on facebook, it would have been this last weekend. I shot a birth through friday night and had a jam packed saturday. As I hit the pillow around midnight on Saturday I said to Adam, “wouldn’t it be a cruel joke if God put our […]

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a beautiful beginning: Edith Lynn’s birth story.

Is it so strange for me to say, watching a woman labor so calmly and in control, even though you know she’s in the most intense pain EVER…makes me want to have another baby? No joke. As I crept into Shay’s delivery room just 25 minutes after I got the 2am confirmation call. “Shay’s ready […]

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a beautiful beginning: Katherine Marie’s Birth story.

Like most of our births, we were contacted in the very early hours of morning that labor was in progress and things were definitely legit. When I arrived to the hospital, Lara was already 7cm. I didn’t expect to walk into a room where she was sitting so pretty, laboring with no meds, and acting […]

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