The Baby Bump and Diastasis Recti

There’s a quote I love from Jennifer Garner that has been making its way around the internet again. “I am[…]

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motherhood is beautiful| smithsquad.com | love your mom body | Exist in photographs

Motherhood is Beautiful- Loving My Mom Body

When I first saw this family photo it was a small thumbnail in our gallery of birth photography images, and[…]

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birth photography | Smithsquad.com | meeting baby number eight | all natural hospital birth

Why I Hired a Birth Photographer

When I had my first child the idea of photographing the occasion never even entered my mind. I don’t think[…]

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Hannah's Birth story- All natural hospital birth with baby #8 | SmithSquad.com | My fastest labor yet!

Birth Story #8-Fastest Labor Yet

My labors always tend to be pretty fast and intense, but this birth story takes the cake for fastest one[…]

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How and Why I chose Natural Birth and some of my favorite resources to prepare for and manage the pain | SmithSquad.com

Natural Birth- My Story and Favorite Resources

Why and How I Chose Natural Birth If you’ve read any of my birth stories you know that I am[…]

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My new baby must haves| Smithsquad.com| With a small budget, large family, and tiny home I have to be rather minamilistic with new baby supplies

My New Baby Must Have Products

With only six weeks left until my due date I am thinking a lot about making sure I have everything[…]

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Custom Painted Portraits

I believe that photographs are the art that preserves our memories for generations to come. As such I put all[…]

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7 Tips for Taking Better Photos of Your Baby

Wouldn’t it be awesome if you could just have a professional photographer following you around all day documenting every little[…]

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newborn baby born at home|homebirth|unassisted birth

Birth Story #7|Cross Country Move at 37 Weeks

In July of 2014 I was VERY pregnant and planning a home birth with CPM Tiffanie Gonzales. I was super[…]

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My First Home Birth|Birth Story Baby #6

When we moved to Las Vegas I met an amazing group of ladies at a place called Pink Peas. ┬áIt[…]

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