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Our little girl has arrived!! Eden Grace Medina joined our family on December 8th, 2020 at 11:31am and it feels soooo good to hold her in our arms. Her arrival also explains why the blog has been a little quieter lately. I am still on maternity leave, but I had to share some of my […]

January 8, 2021

My Newborn Must Haves

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I cannot believe we are only 3 weeks away from Mini Medina’s due date!! Where did the time go?! I am so ready for her to make her debut. I want to hold her already y’all! After weeks of teasing you guys and promising a nursery reveal, it is finally here! Her room is small, […]

November 16, 2020

Baby Medina | Nursery Reveal

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It is no secret that photographing weddings is demanding. All the mental and physical energy required leaves anyone exhausted. This is even more true for all the pregnant photographers out there! When I first found out about Baby Medina, I immediately started figuring out how far along I would be for all my weddings. My […]

November 12, 2020

5 Tips for Photographing a Wedding Pregnant

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With only one month left until my due date, I thought it was time to share some of our maternity photos with y’all! Last month my sweet friend Allie took these precious images for us. I wanted to remember our last few weeks as a family of two and the pure joy we feel about […]

November 7, 2020

The Medinas | Our Maternity Photos!

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As my first pregnancy comes to an end (holy moly!!), I thought it was time to compile some of my favorite items to survive pregnancy. I say ‘survive’ because being pregnant is hard work. It is not easy! These things are especially helpful for my fellow photographers, but all of them would be ‘must haves’ […]

November 1, 2020

My 5 Maternity Must Haves

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Well, it’s time for another trimester update! I cannot believe that we are 2/3 of the way to meeting our little girl. Just like I mentioned in my First Trimester Update, this post is as much for me as it is for you guys. I want to answer your questions and potentially help any other […]

September 9, 2020

Baby Medina: Second Trimester Update

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The news is out!! We are expecting our first child this December! Woot woot! Thank you all for celebrating with us as we shared our secret with y’all this week. It has been truly wonderful to feel our friends and family rally around us. And it has been so hard to keep this a secret […]

June 4, 2020

Baby Medina: First Trimester Update

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Well, the ‘work from home full time’ team has gotten quite a few new members in the last week or so! With most of the country self quarantining and practicing social distancing, a lot of people are finding themselves working from home for the next couple weeks! For some, this is exciting. For others, this […]

March 19, 2020

Tips for Working From Home

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Toady is my birthday!! Woot woot! If you know me or follow me on any social media, you know that I get preeeettyy excited about my birthday. I think celebrating anything is fun! You can read all about my philosophy on celebrating in last year’s birthday post 🙂 This year, I wanted to help y’all […]

March 3, 2020

My 24th Birthday: 24 Things You May Not Know About Me!

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As promised, I have gotten the blog up from our trip last week! We had an awesome week in California together at the end of June and loved every second of it. Daniel and I flew into San Diego and road tripped up the coast to finish the week in San Jose for a wedding […]

July 1, 2019

A Weeklong Road Trip Up the California Coast

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