“A baby fills a place in your heart you never knew was empty.” Babies grow old, not the memories they create. Right? From first smile to first time eating solid foods, your baby’s many “firsts” come swiftly during the first year of their life. It can feel overwhelming trying to capture every moment on camera, but years down the road, you’ll be so happy you did! There is so much growth and so many changes and it is all over in a flash. There’s no going back to them. You don’t want those cute memories of your little bundle of joy to fade with age. For the baby, the first few years of her life is filled with awe and amazement resulting in expressions which you should celebrate & preserve forever.
Here are the 11 best moments to capture and hold on to, because every milestone that a baby reaches is reason for celebration and documentation!
Birth of a Baby:
Giving birth is really a miracle and a very special moment. A print of a photograph of a new-born beauty is a treasure to cherish forever!
One of the most exciting moment for new parents is when getting the new bundle of joy home. Whether it is your first child, or whether you are introducing the new sibling to your older children, these are wonderful moments worth capturing and preserving in a wooden photo frame!
Baby’s First Smile:
A baby’s smile is precious, and more so if it is one of the first few! Thank God for cameras which let you secure your baby’s first sweet little smiles Nothing cuter than a print of these pictures nicely framed in a cutsie, nursery frame!
Rolling over is the first major milestone. It comes as a surprise when it first happens, so you might miss the very first one. This, however, is no reason for you to not grab that camera to get a shot of the second one, which absolutely has to be captured.
Babies learn something new every day and learning to move their chubby little wrists in a wave is certainly an achievement. A print of this adorable moment captured and set in a custom photo frame, can surely make a keepsake to hold dear for years to come.
Crawling is another major milestone which means, the baby has earned some more independence when it comes to travelling! This is often a victory that does not last long, as your baby will soon progress to walking! This makes it a reason for you to let the lens save the precious memory of your baby’s first few crawls.
When babies see you applauding her, she’ll also start to bring her hands together in an attempt to clap along with you! Babies realize when they’ve learnt something new. A wholehearted laughter accompanied with clapping is a moment to pull out the camera for!
Sitting by themselves, without the usual cute plopping to one side, is also a milestone , another major accomplishment every parent celebrates. Capture this beautiful baby moment, to cherish it for a lifetime!
Bath time is a special bonding time with your new born. Keep your camera ready to capture his gleeful expressions as he splishes and splashes in the bath-tub.
According to some, the biggest milestone of the first year (or soon after) is a child taking his or her first steps! They toddle. They waddle. They fall. Capture it! It is a moment when their little feet make the biggest footprints in your heart!!
Your baby is one already, and you hear yourself saying “Time flies!!” That special day, that carefully chosen birthday cake, and that cake all over your baby’s face – all of it demands to be recorded and documented, printed and preserved!!
Capture the moments at the right time, and get them printed in the right way, because you can never recapture those wonderful first moments later! Leave no detail undocumented. Consider it to be a post-dated gift for your older self!