It's less about the time it takes you to find the right clothes, have your make up and hair done and get everyone out the door and more about the connections between people that makes one photograph stand out from another.
When walking through your location with toddlers it's important to play along the way. Toddlers learn through play, they crave it. This is a perfect example having fun.
Prepare and Play
“Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood.” - Mr. Rogers
After you have done all the prepping for your session it's now my turn. Relax, enjoy and lets play. Let the magic happen on its own. I will be there of course to guide you. Now is the time to let your hair down and enjoy the ride, so to speak.
To My Readers
“Be original, show off your style, and tell your story.” - W.T.
So the next time you are scrolling through Pinterest for that picture perfect session to apply to your family, remember, you already have that family. It's up to you to let it shine. You are not alone. We are in this together. TRUST ME!