Every year your family dynamic changes, the little personalities that you love so much grow and change. This needs to be documented. The chubby belly and baby rolls will grow into long running legs.
When parents mention that they don't want to be in the photos, I always want to know why. Your beautiful kids deserve to have photos of you with them. I promise that when they are 30 with their own kids they will cherish the photos of you loving on them.
So if you have been putting off having family photos because you don't want photos of yourself, just do it! I promise you will be so happy you did