Simply by Suzy Photography

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I'm Suzy of Simply by Suzy, and I'm so happy you're here at my blog because I can't wait to serve you with lots of good stuff like a peek into all of my favorite photoshoots for clients, freebies and resources on motherhood, how to get more connected with your life, and how to take beautiful pictures of it. 

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Check out more of this family's lifestyle newborn session at home after they welcomed their third baby and learn my biggest tip to getting great photos of your family at your pro shoot or when you're taking your own pictures.

how to get the most out of your photoshoot (with a pro or on your own)


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phone photography for parents

Today I’m going to share with you one of many games I like to play with my 3 year going on 4 year old. Because while she is super cute and sweet and awesome, she really doesn’t love posing for pictures constantly. And really I mean, who does? If you want to get great pictures […]

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chicago family photographers

Summer is approaching, maybe you’re about to give birth and you wanted to book a newborn session orrrr you just really had your heart set on hiring someone to take family pictures just because. But now we’re all stuck at home and there’s no end in sight to social distancing and you’re heartbroken thinking that […]

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learn how to take beautiful photos of your family and newborn

Are you about to welcome a little one and sad or disappointed because you can’t have a pro photographer with you, or can’t afford one? Then this is for you. Because having beautiful photos to capture any milestone, especially the birth of a new little one, is such a big part of celebrating major life […]

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It’s 11 at night and I’m sitting up typing this in my robe, inspired by my excitement that tomorrow I get to have the first full day alone with my daughter, Lenni. I haven’t time alone with her since before Rhea was born, so probably about 4 months! Lately has been challenging for lots of […]

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chicago winter activities for kids

Now that I have a toddler, having to shovel my car out of 3 feet of snow has become the least of my worries. Now, it’s wondering how on earth am I going to entertain my kid without spending a small fortune. We’ve had 2 winters now trying to get crafty so to save you […]

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