A few years ago, plans were put in place for this important occasion and even the Bank Holiday was moved from the Monday to the Friday causing havoc for diary suppliers hehe! While celebrations for VE Day will be different to planned this year, there are still plenty of ways to mark the occasion with you family at home. I hope this blog post will give you some ideas on how to mark the occasion at home. Continue reading “VE Day 75 – Let’s Celebrate at Home!”
As you know my studio is closed and I find myself in a position where I am really missing lots of things about my job. The main thing I am missing is the people who walk through my door! The smiles, the adoration of their new baby, their pregnancy and birth stories and in 6 years I’ve NEVER tired of this, it gives me a real buzz! I was also acutely aware that being pregnant, giving birth and living with a new baby at home, during lockdown, is extremely scary. So I decided I wanted to help.
This blog post came about after a chat with a friend of mine who is currently in a similar situation to many, stuck at home with two small children. Social media has been a lifeline for many of us, allowing us to keep in touch easily, giving us access to some amazing resources and information being shared by friends and family. But there are some, like my friend, who choose not to use social media or avoid it for personal reasons and it made the think about the amazing resources she might be missing out on!
Yesterday morning I stepped outside the front door and my first thought was “Autumn is here!”… it was probably something to do with the coolness of the air, or the dew on the grass or even the slight orange hue on the leaves on the trees. It’s my favourite time of year! I’ve even been known to style a newborn shoot in my favourite autumnal colours! Continue reading “Fun Family Halloween Activities”
As you travel along New Bridge Street towards Byker there is a turn off that runs down the back of The Tanners pub….down here is Stepney Bank/Lime Street and a secret oasis called The Ouseburn Valley. Continue reading “Top 5 Family Friendly Things to Do in The Ouseburn Valley (not just newborn photography!)”