A Day in the life as a Swansea newborn Photographer

A day in the life as a Swansea newborn photographer – A session with me  Its day 2190 in the newborn photographer house.     I wake up normally after a very late-night editing and get the dogs off the bed – hubby is still happily snoring away.  First thing is to switch on the light […]

The Best Online Antenatal Yoga Classes for Mums-To-Be

Online antenatal yoga

Stepping into motherhood is a rollercoaster of joy and hurdles. Online antenatal yoga classes shine as a lifeline, a source of both support and resilience. These classes bring a blend of ease and custom-fit experiences specifically crafted for the evolving needs and physiques of expectant mothers.  Imagine practising yoga’s soothing and fortifying poses from your […]

Travelling with a Baby: 5 Tips for a Stress-Free Holiday with Your Baby

travelling with baby

Are you daydreaming of a relaxing holiday, but the idea of travelling with a baby one seems daunting? Fear not, with some careful planning and these five tips, your vacation with a baby can be a smooth and enjoyable experience. 1. Timing is Everything: Choosing the Right Age for a Stress-Free Holiday Travelling with a […]

Why Is Newborn Photography Important?

McDonnell Photographers Baby

When baby arrives, your whole life changes and the first few weeks of their life are a whirlwind of activities and emotions: so why should you consider a Newborn Photography session in the midst of these magical days? Newborn photography isn’t merely about taking pictures; it’s about capturing memories and preserving there forever. In a […]

Flying during pregnancy: is it safe?

Whether you have already booked a holiday when you find out you are pregnant or are planning a short babymoon, many women wonder whether it’s safe to fly when you are pregnant. The answer is usually yes, however, this depends on a few factors. If you are planning air travel while you are pregnant there […]

6 Ways Your Body Changes During Pregnancy

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Discovering that you are pregnant is an extraordinary moment, brimming with joy and anticipation. As you embark on the incredible journey of nurturing new life within you, it’s essential to prepare for the transformations your body will undergo over the course of the next nine months. Understanding these changes can help alleviate any concerns and […]

4 reasons to book a newborn session for your baby

Bump to baby photography Swansea

Welcome to Jenny McDonnell Photography mama-to-be! As a newborn photographer, I know how quickly those first few weeks with your baby can fly by, and how important it is to capture the precious moments that make up this special time.  That’s why I strongly recommend booking a newborn session to create beautiful memories that you’ll […]

Coping with Pregnancy Symptoms

Bump to baby photography Swansea

Pregnancy is an exciting and magical time, but it can also be challenging for many women. As your body goes through various changes to accommodate your growing baby, you may experience a range of symptoms, from morning sickness to back pain to mood swings. In this post, we will explore some common pregnancy symptoms and […]

Clydach Photography Studio

My new photography studio in Clydach, Swansea So I recently moved in to my gorgeous new studio situated on High Street in Clydach. And somehow, it was meant to be.  You see, I lived with my family in Clydach for a few years and would always pass this shop on the High Street and think […]

Cake Smash Photography sessions in Swansea

Cake Smash Photography sessions in Swansea So, your little baby is turning one… But where did that year go? Between incredible “firsts”, sleepless nights and nappy changes, baby’s first year sometimes goes by in a whirlwind and, before you know it… time to celebrate! Now when you mention “birthday” to a baby photographer, chances are […]