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Newborn Session Prep Sheet

Congratulations on the arrival of your newborn baby
Newborn sessions take place in my home studio when your baby is between 4 and 10 days young. The session itself can take onwards up to 3 hours which allows plenty of time for feedings, cleaning up accidents and most importantly, sleep.

Inordertomakethemostofour time together, I willneedyourhelp with thefollowing:

Before you leave the house

The majority of the pictures will work best if your baby is asleep. Playing with your baby and keeping them awake prior to your arrival is helpful. The goal is to have your baby awake at least an hour prior to our session.Try and avoid feeding your baby up to two hours prior to the start of our session. When you get to the studio we will feed the baby. While you are keeping the baby awake at home, a lot of families will give their baby a sponge bath 30 minutes prior to arriving to the studio which will help with keeping them calm baby/keep awake. This is also useful for dry, flaky skin.Dress your baby …

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