Hospital Packing List for Baby & Mom. This is actually a great list!

Labor & delivery

to take the before picture (of her belly) the day before the baby arrived and after delivery.

um.. yes! this girl just had a baby and she STILL looks good! her entire blog and pregnancy pictures are proof that you don't have to let yourself go during pregnancy. This will come in handy:)

newborn

12 Essential Pictures to take From Labor, Delivery to Baby’s First Day | Todayi

Here’s a tip for my expectant friends: While you’re in the labor room, have someone take pictures of what’s going on outside the labor or delivery room. It makes for great stories later on, and you get to catch up on what went on while you were busy huffing and puffing.

Birth photography

Sweet Bow Swaddle Blanket, dying of a cuteness over load #TSM @Paula Stange Please @Paula Stange sugar Can you imagine this with "Legacy" embroidered on the bow? I'd die.

To remember how tiny they were!

Impact of different positions during labor on child birth. I did position #3 with my first child in a hospital, it was terrible :/ with my 2nd I was on my hands and knees, 3rd I used a birthing stool, and with the current 4th I squatted with each push... Pushing was easier and faster! Gravity helps, naturally.

even the pain is part of the story - a picture us moms would like to have, even though we may not think about it at the time

12 MUSTS for Moms of Girls - Love having a baby GIRL! <3

12 Must-Take Pictures From Labor and Delivery - Hospital Room Some hospitals put up special signs for labor and delivery, but even if yours isn't one of those, it's nice to capture a picture of the room your baby is going to be delivered in.

Delivery day picture

Buy the same onesie and do a 3, 6, 9, and 12 month photo like this.

Baby Announcement Idea |Doing this next time...

I would have never thought of taking pictures of delivery... Most beautiful story ever!!

Labor and Delivery Hospital Gown (Molly)

~I always thought pictures in the delivery room were so awkward, but this blog shows that it can be done in a tasteful and classy way.