Thanks to this sweet expectant couple, I crossed a big one off of my photographer’s bucket list in January: a snowy, outdoor lifestyle maternity session!

Mom- and Dad-to-be braved the cold and met me for the “Bump” part of their “Bump-to-Baby” package at the DeWint House in Tappan, NY, a gorgeous historic home that served as a beautiful backdrop for this wintry session.

Mom looked absolutely radiant in a rich, deep shade of burgundy that really popped against the white of the snow, and Dad was cracking jokes left and right that kept all of us laughing and not thinking too much about how chilly we were.

They brought some special mementoes along for the shoot, and to cap it all off, we celebrated with some hot cocoa.

This was such a delightful session from start to finish. The photos really capture the love between this couple and all of the joy and hope that comes with expecting your first baby.



Mama-to-be cradling baby-to-be.


Doesn’t she look so gorgeous in that bright beautiful sweater against the backdrop of a snowy woods?


Proud papa-to-be gets in on the fun.


Hands intertwined so lovingly! So sweet.


Another sweet pose to showcase that beautiful “bump”!


Mama-to-be was smiling ear to ear the whole session, often because of the jokes Dad-to-be was making in the background.


Some special props the couple brought along for their shoot! Adding these personal touches makes the photos that much more meaningful later on.


More sweet shots of mom and the happy couple.


I couldn’t resist taking this picture of Dad-to-be making this silly face – it makes me smile every time I see it.


As the session was winding down, we spread a blanket out to prepare for some hot cocoa. I love this look of love we caught between these two!


Always the gentleman, hubby pours a cup for his wife first.


Love the smiles here – so genuine!


Cheers to this wonderful couple!


We went heavy on the marshmallows.


One of my favorites from the session – love the way she’s looking at him!


Can’t wait to meet the little guy or gal for our newborn session! Best wishes until then!


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