By Alexia Ballantine Photography
Earlier this year, I was planning Baby R’s cake smash photos. Throughout his first year of life, I’ve always felt that time flew by. So I thought “Time Flies” would be the perfect theme for his cake smash photos. We did his cake smash pictures at the exact same spot we did my DIY maternity photos last year which is within our neighborhood in Northern Virginia…
By Misty Rodda Photography
It has been a while since I did our last family update. I think the last time was back in 2019 and there were only 4 of us back then. Now, as you already know, we’re a family of 5!!! And our pandemic baby is currently 9 months as I am writing this.
If you’ve been following me on Instagram, you probably already know that Baby R turned 9 months last week. I feel like a broken record whenever I say…
“I can’t do it anymore!!! It hurts… It hurts a lot!!!” were the words that I said as I was pushing while wearing a mask on July 9th a few minutes before 4:29 PM. Yes, you read that right. I was wearing a mask while I was in labor and as I was pushing. That’s what it was like to give birth during a pandemic.