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Newborn, maternity + family photography based in Andover, MN

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As photographers, we have the privilege of capturing precious moments and memories for our clients. These photos hold a special place in our hearts and are a testament to our skills and passion. But why let these memories sit in a photo album or a digital folder? Let’s transform them into beautiful pieces of art […]


October 31, 2023

Transform Your Memories into Art: How to Create a Stunning Gallery Wall

The birth of a new baby is a momentous occasion and is something that should be celebrated and shared with family and friends. Baby announcements are a time-honored tradition that are as important now as they have been throughout history. At Stickan Photography, you get birth announcements as a part of your Milestone Membership, creating […]


October 8, 2023

The Timeless Importance of Baby Announcements

The Timeless Importance of Baby Announcements

It was a special and unique occasion when we had the chance to photograph two newborn twin boys, their mom, and their older sister for a newborn session. We were so excited to capture the unique bond between the two brothers, as well as the love and support of the whole family. We were absolutely […]

Babies, Sessions

October 4, 2023

Double the Love: A Twin Boy Newborn Photography Session

As a mom of three and newborn photographer in Minnesota, I am well-versed in the world of baby gear. Over the years, I have tried out a lot of different items and discovered what truly works for me and my family. In this post, I will share some of my favorite baby items and baby […]

Babies, Motherhood, Personal

September 28, 2023

My favorite baby gear: From a mom of three and newborn photographer in Minnesota

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As a MN maternity photographer, I have the privilege of capturing some of life’s most precious moments through the lens of my camera. One of those moments happened during a maternity session with Marlee and Andrew, a couple that exuded love in every photo. As I snapped away, it was easy to see that this […]

Maternity, Sessions

September 28, 2023

Marlee & Andrew Maternity | MN Maternity Photographer

Flowers on belly maternity photo

As a new parent, it can be difficult to decide which type of photographer to hire for your baby’s first photos. In the past, the go-to choice was often the hospital photographer, but today, more and more moms are turning to studio photographers for a more professional, personalized experience. In this blog post, I’ll be […]


September 26, 2023

Why Hospital Photographers are Out and Studio Photographers are In: A Mom’s Guide

The first year of motherhood can be overwhelming and stressful. Juggling the physical demands of caring for a newborn with the emotional challenges of becoming a parent can be a difficult balancing act. However, with the right support and resources, it is possible to make the transition into motherhood a more positive experience. This blog […]

Babies, Motherhood

September 24, 2023

Essentials for a Stress-Free First Year of Motherhood

For many expecting parents in the Twin Cities, the decision to keep their baby can be a difficult one. Fortunately, there are a number of Christian pregnancy centers in the area that are dedicated to providing compassionate care and support to those facing an unexpected pregnancy. In this blog post, we will look at the […]

Babies, Motherhood, Personal

September 20, 2023

Providing Compassionate Care: The Best Christian Pregnancy Centers in the Twin Cities

Sleepless nights are something every parent can relate to. For some, soothing a fussy baby to sleep can be a daunting task. But it doesn’t have to be this way. There are many simple techniques you can use to get your baby to sleep quickly and peacefully. From counting sheep to setting up a sleep […]

Babies, Motherhood

September 15, 2023

Counting sheep: Simple techniques to soothe your fussy baby to sleep

If you’re looking for a natural solution to diaper rash, you’re in luck! There are now a variety of natural diaper creams available that can help soothe and protect your baby’s delicate skin. From ointments with natural ingredients to gentle oils, these diaper cream options are perfect for parents who want to care for their […]


September 1, 2023

Say goodbye to diaper rash with these natural diaper cream options