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. Dirty dishes, silly toddlers and all.

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Filed in: family, film, kids, newborn


When it comes to having family photos taken inside, I think there is a lot of fear around how they’ll look. What if my house isn’t really bright and filled with sunlight? What if I don’t have a home that looks like it’s straight out of the Everygirl? Some of my favorite shoots are inside […]

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I think it’s safe to say that the weather is finally starting to take a turn here in Chicago. Though I must confess that I’m still waiting on a family who’s up for doing their family photography session in the rain.. can you imagine letting your kids splash around and play in the warm summer […]

Filed in: birth, family, film, newborn


  Simply by Suzy is a lifestyle photographer in the Chicago land area specializing in families, newborn, birth and maternity photography. For more First 48 photoshoots at the hospital after baby is born click HERE and HERE. And click HERE to contact me about booking your photoshoot today!

Filed in: birth, family, film, newborn


We all want to remember those first moments when we meet our little one, but some of us aren’t sure if we want someone there for the actual birth ammi right? If this sounds like a dialogue you’ve had in your head, a First 48 photoshoot might be the best thing for you. But what’s […]


Have you ever thought to yourself, gosh, I would really love to get photos taken right after my baby is born.. in the hospital… but there’s no waaaaay I’ll be ready for pictures after my baby is born! Well, let all of those fears go, because I’m here to help make sure you have all […]

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