• Austinโ€™s Plagiocephaly Journey
    Happy Tuesday from my sweet little Austin bear! I have been sort of quiet on here just focusing on my family and super busy with my business Stephanie Ripa Photography! I sincerely appreciate you all who have continued to stay close to us we seriously cannot thank you guys enough! ๐Ÿค For the past 2 […]
  • Austin James
    Meet our sweet little Austin James! It feels so good to be back and finally able to have a creative mojo on writing again! Fun fact I am a newborn and family photographer at http://www.StephanieRipaPhotography.com and let me tell you, the months of October through December weโ€™re beyond busy and is considered high season for […]
  • Austinโ€™s Birth Story
    โœจ๐—”๐˜‚๐˜€๐˜๐—ถ๐—ปโ€™๐˜€ ๐—•๐—ถ๐—ฟ๐˜๐—ต ๐—ฆ๐˜๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐˜†โœจ On August 11, 2020 I started to feel contractions at 3:30am. These were 20-25 min apart and strong, it felt totally different then Braxton Hicks contractions. We waited until 9am to go to my OBGYN, they then hooked me up to monitors to check my contractions and babies heart rate. At one […]
  • Welcome Baby Austin
    The big day has finally arrived! We are overjoyed to welcome our sweet boy, ๐—”๐˜‚๐˜€๐˜๐—ถ๐—ป ๐—๐—ฎ๐—บ๐—ฒ๐˜€ ๐—ฅ๐—ถ๐—ฝ๐—ฎ into the world! He made his big debut a few days before planned on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at 3:39pm! He weighs 7.4 lbs & is 21 inches tall! Happy to finally be home from the hospital and […]
  • A Letter to My First Born
    ๐—ง๐—ผ ๐—บ๐˜† ๐—ณ๐—ถ๐—ฟ๐˜€๐˜ ๐—ฏ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—ป . . . You are the first person I fell in love with long before I saw your face. I kept imagining how my life would be like with your arrival 2.5 years ago. All the plans and preparations we made, yet nothing truly prepared me for the moment when I […]