Below are just a handful of ideas to get you started while planning your session. I encourage you to use this as inspiration – options beyond this list are limitless and I look forward to telling your story.

Idea Life Events and Milestones

  • First day home with new baby
  • Moving day
  • Gender reveal party/celebration
  • Birth
  • Proposal
  • Graduation
  • Return home from trip/mission
  • Senior session highlighting a beloved activity
  • Anniversary
  • Preparing baby’s nursery
  • First/last day of school

Idea At Home

  • Dinner party with loved one or friends
  • Baking a favorite recipe
  • Board game fun
  • Pancake breakfast
  • Making art or a craft
  • A visit at grandparents’ house
  • Barbeque
  • Remodeling project

Idea List Work

  • A day at work
  • Business behind the scenes
  • Making of a product
  • Company party
  • Client interaction
  • Business meeting/retreat/presentation

Idea Out and About

  • Picnic at the park
  • Evening neighborhood walk
  • Nature walk/hike
  • Going to the dog park with your furry companion
  • Flying a kite
  • Planting a garden
  • Zoo/museum visit
  • Award ceremony
  • Favorite coffee shop/bakery

Idea Traditions

  • Family activity night
  • Date night

Idea Celebrations

  • Holiday or birthday party
  • Wedding or baby shower

Idea Holidays Seasonal

  • Decorating Easter eggs/egg hunt
  • Making Valentine’s Day cards
  • Raking leaves/jumping in leaves
  • Writing letters to Santa
  • Wrapping gifts
  • Gingerbread house
  • Visiting Santa
  • Decorating the Christmas tree

Idea Children

  • Backyard water play
  • Learning to ride a bike
  • Child’s sports game/recital
  • Playgroup gathering
  • Morning or bed time routine
  • Music lesson

Idea Other

  • “Day in the life” story
  • Participation in a hobby
  • Rehearsal
  • Meeting/gathering of an organization you are involved with
  • Getting dressed up/a night on the town