Baby: Month by Month

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Photo from Making It Lovely

We showed you how one family chronicled their son's first year — daily! — and how two other families documented their pregnancies in photos.

Well, if you're anything like me, once a month might be more your speed, especially during baby's first year.


New mama Nicole Balch of the wonderful Making It Lovely blog is photographing her baby every month. She sits Eleanor in their Eames rocker and has her wear a pin, numbered with each month. The plan is to do these photographs every month until Eleanor is two years old. Fun!

This is a sweet idea. And not as daunting as daily photos.

Are you documenting baby's first year monthly? Weekly? Whenever you can remember to bring the dang camera?

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