The S Family [Iowa City, IA Family and Pet Photographer]

Any time people ask me if it's ok for them to bring their pet to the session, I answer yes, yes, a million times YES! I adore animals, and over the years I've met so many sweet pups (and cats, too). Another fun part of this session was scouting out a corn field that had not been harvested, as requested by Melissa. She and Alan are new to Iowa and thought it would be a fun spot for their holiday card photos this year. Sandy was a perfect model along with her parents Melissa and Alan, and here are some of my faves!

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The S Family [North Liberty, IA Family and Child Photographer]

It's always fun catching up with wedding couples, turned friends, turned parents!! Allison and Rob moved away last year, before this little peanut was born, and it was so fun to meet him! It was a bit warm for our session, so smiles were a little harder to come by, but we still got some cute photos of little Oliver! Here are some of my faves..

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Ashley + Joe [Iowa City, IA Maternity Photography]

I have to say, it's really cool when you get to become an aunt, and I am excited for nephew #3 to arrive. However, I also feel extremely old because my baby brother is old enough to have kids of his own - how did that happen?!? Regardless, Ashley is a gorgeous mama to be, and we snapped a few maternity photos when we were all together last month. I can't wait to meet baby B very soon!

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The H Family [North Liberty, IA Family and Child Photographer]

I may be a bit biased, as this is my sister and her family, but man they are adorable! I did a quick little mini session for them the last time we were all together, and I think they turned out pretty darn cute. How much do you love Cy's little suspenders? He saw the sneak peek of himself and said "I'm a handsome boy"! Yes, Cy, you are!

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Olivia [Cedar Rapids, IA Newborn Photography]

What a perfect little peanut Miss Olivia is, sleeping through her newborn session like it was nothing! I loved spending my afternoon with this little family, and of course the fabulous Izzy dog. Lindsay and Drew make parenting look like a breeze, and it was so great to see them in their new role looking so happy! Here are some of my favorites from this session, it was very difficult to narrow it down, she's just so perfect!

Lindsay's hair and makeup by Kayla Jones from Tru Salon.
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The S Family [Iowa City, IA Family and Child Photography]

I can't believe how much these two boys have grown since I last saw them! This family is one of my all time favorites, Kelli and Eric are so kind and fun to be around, and their boys are super cute and sweet. They definitely make my job super easy and fun! Here are some of my favorites from their recent session.

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