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There are so many things to prepare for the arrival of a new baby! The nursery, the hospital bag, the baby shower. But don’t forget about your maternity pictures! This sweet time deserves to be captured-you’ll love looking back on this time with your babe in the womb. One of the most frequently asked questions […]


When to take maternity photos

There is nothing sweeter than welcoming a new baby! The Schnider family welcomed baby Bennett and it was my honor to document their first days as a family of 5. A newborn session in your home is the perfect way to remember the first few days with your little one. With younger siblings especially, having […]

Cozy Lifestyle Newborn Session

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It’s no secret that newborns are one of my favorite type of sessions! Having just had my own third baby, I understand perfectly how treasured this time is. It’s such a tender and brief stage-it truly does go by so fast! I think there’s no better gift to your future self than photos of your […]


Columbus, MS Lifestyle Newborn

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Micah’s relaxed lifestyle newborn photo session was the perfect way to start off a morning! Originally, his newborn photos were supposed to be outdoors, but due to inclement weather we ended up moving them indoors. I know sometimes getting ready for an in home newborn session can seem intimidating, but if I can convince you […]

Micah’s Lifestyle Newborn Photos


Victoria Mendoza

Columbus, MS Newborn and Family Photographer