Timeless First Birthday Sessions: For many parents, their baby’s first birthday is an exciting milestone that means a lot of big changes for the family. Their little one’s development is happening at a lightening fast pace. First words, first steps, and the start of the toddler years. It’s also often the time that babies are going to daycare for the first time. This happens as parents return to work after maternity or parental leave. With all these changes and transitions, sometimes first birthday photos can seem like one more overwhelming event to plan for.

As excited as parents are to celebrate their little one’s first birthday, they also share with us how overwhelmed they are at having to make decisions. About the first birthday party, in addition to a photo session. While some people know exactly how they want to celebrate the first birthday, others aren’t sure how they want to mark the milestone.

Planning a timeless first birthday session

If the prospect of having to choose the types of photos to take for your little one’s first birthday is overwhelming you, rest assured that the theme or style of the photos doesn’t have to be complicated! First birthdays are the perfect opportunity to celebrate with a simple and timeless photo session:

  1. Simple and timeless outfits and backdrops allow you to display the photos in any room in your home.
  2. It’s a great opportunity to use outfits from your own childhood. Or simple outfits your child already has in their wardrobe.
  3. You don’t have to worry about the added stress of choosing decorations or a theme for the session.
  4. In 5, 10, or 15 years the photos won’t look dated or be tied to a particular period of time.
  5. A timeless first birthday session is an easy theme to replicate for future birthdays or if you have more children.