I find it best to start the session with the posed portraits. And after those are done everyone can carry on hanging out while I document moments as I see them. Just like with an immediate family, it helps to plan a few activities ahead of time. Even if only for the kids. You can check out some ideas by scrolling up, but anything goes! Consider things that make your family special. Any traditions? For example, I will always think of my grandma for her baking, and my grandpa for our games of crib. These photos have the potential to be incredibly special! Let's chat and come up with a plan!