I’ll be venturing to the the coast for a visit with family and to document my nephews arrival this week! I am so excited to spend time with some family, photograph another baby’s first moments and breathe in some ocean air! Before I take off though, I wanted to share a little collection of photographs from an adorable little boy who beats to his own drum.
I hear you breathing
Your heartbeat small, but strong
A child like summer
With eyes like skies of fall
~ Safe & Sound // Matthew Mayfield
This sweet boy came into the world seven weeks early, on his own time. Spending the first several days in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, he started with a fight. Proving strength comes in all sizes, even as little as under five pounds. You wouldn’t even know he was a premie, except for his tiny size, with his strong grip and little rolls.
Here’s sweet Austin, at just a few weeks old…