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Collage of photos featuring a pregnant brunette woman snuggling with her toddler daughter by Wake Forest maternity photographer Christy Johnson

Wake Forest Maternity Photographer | Expecting Evie I first photographed this lovely family way back in the summer of 2020 when they were expecting Nora, and now she’s a big sister! (Yes, as I write this post, baby Evie is here! I promise I’ll share her newborn session soon!) Nora was SO excited for the […]

Wake Forest Maternity Photographer | Expecting Evie


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Four photos of a toddler girl outside in the grass, wearing a ruffled romper

Wake Forest Baby Photographer | Ruthie Turns One! What do you get when you combine a beautiful spring evening, a couple of adorable rompers, and a super smiley baby girl turning one year old? Magic. Pure magic. I can’t decide what I love more about this session – that pink and blue paid ruffled romper […]

Wake Forest Baby Photographer | Ruthie Turns One!


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Three images showing a newborn baby laying on a beanbag with his toddler sister looking at him

Two under two can be tricky to photograph, but not impossible! Sometimes newly minted big brothers and sisters can be super into the new baby, and sometimes they don’t want anything to do with them at all – or they can fall somewhere in between. Big sister Peyton was pretty curious about baby brother Brooks, […]

Two Under Two | Wake Forest Newborn Photographer


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Little girl in red plaid dress shares her Christmas snow globe with Santa Claus

Are you ready for Santa Sessions? I know it feels early to be talking about Christmas already, but Santa Claus is coming to town soon! Get those Christmas lists started and mark your calendar for November 18th! This is our 7th year offering photos with Santa, and we always get great reviews! No long lines […]

Santa Sessions 2023

Mini Sessions

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Collage of photos of a new baby girl and her family in Christy Johnson Photography studio

It’s true what they say; to care for others, you must put yourself first! But it’s way too easy to get caught up in caring for your home, partner, and babies and lose sight of what you need. Not anymore, Mama! It’s time to make time for yourself and treat yourself to a spa treatment […]

Spas in Wake Forest for Unique, Indulgent Treatments

Newborn, Resources

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Collage of photos of a family of four outside in the spring

If you’ve ever had a great hair salon visit – or a really bad one – you know that getting your hair done isn’t just about your final look when you walk out the door; it’s all about the experience. Sure, a great blowout is a great self-care treat, but how much better is it […]

Refresh Your Style for Family Photos at Wake Forest Hair Salons!

Family, Resources

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Photo collage of a newborn baby boy with black hair wearing a white sleeper outfit

Midwives provide comprehensive care throughout all stages of pregnancy and beyond. They can be an excellent addition to a woman’s care team through all stages of life, including pregnancy and postpartum recovery. Midwives can provide most of the services doctors can and are patient-focused, compassionate caregivers who help empower women throughout life. These three Raleigh […]

Raleigh Midwife Options for Safe, Tailored Birthing Experiences

Newborn, Resources

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Collage of pregnant woman with long blonde hair wearing a cotton dress with tiny purple flowers, photographed by Christy Johnson Photography

Maternity fashion doesn’t have to be frumpy. Find the latest styles and trends at these four stores in Raleigh, North Carolina. If you’re looking to fill your wardrobe for pregnancy and postpartum, be sure to check out these amazing maternity stores in Raleigh.  Four Maternity Stores in Raleigh To Fill Out Your Wardrobe The Mommy […]

Raleigh Maternity Stores for Comfortable & Stylish Items for Moms

Maternity, Resources

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Newborn boy and girl twins wearing white outfits snuggle together on a white couch

Kids have this amazing ability to turn even the most level-headed parents into a ball of anxiety. From jumping off couches to swapping germ-filled snacks with their peers, children make having a great pediatrician who will answer your every question a must. The process of finding the right doctor can be a little overwhelming. Not […]

Wake Forest Pediatricians to Care for Your Little Ones!

Baby, Resources

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Mom with blond hair and her baby snuggle together on a white bed

Yoga is a practice that connects the mind, body, and spirit. These three Raleigh yoga studios help clients experience empowerment, relaxation, and strength through yoga poses and sequences. With various classes available in several formats, including hot yoga or virtual studios, these spectacular yoga studios allow people to experience their greatest potential.  3 Raleigh Yoga […]

Raleigh Yoga Studios to Develop Physical & Mental Strength

Baby, Resources

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