Category Archives: personal

Celebrate Mom – A Benefit Event

Will you help me? Yesterday I hinted at something to help moms “Get in the picture.”  Here’s the quick reveal:  Mother’s Day portraits, Mini-Sessions benefiting the work of Mennonite Central Committee. (Full disclosure:  If you follow me on Facebook, you … Continue reading

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Get in the picture

Most of us mom-types don’t want to be in front of the camera.  Some of us actively avoid the front-side of that lens as often as possible.  Why?  There’s a host of reasons – bad hair day, the wrong outfit, that … Continue reading

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A European mini-vacation: Day 2 – The Netherlands

I had a client post ready to go, but due to popular demand (read: my family and friends) I’ll do another personal post first.  Welcome to day 2 of our vacation.  (You’re welcome, family)  🙂  In case you missed Day … Continue reading

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A European mini-vacation: Day 1 – Amsterdam

So I went on this vacation.  To Europe.  For a week (well, 8 days). It was amazing, a crazy-fast whirlwind, and absolutely wonderful.  We saw family and friends, a whole lot of the Dutch country-side, a good chunk of the … Continue reading

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Yes, but….

There is more snow today… yes. More snow coming after 2 glorious days of above-freezing sunshine and snow-melting puddles makes it feel colder and snowier than it actually is… yep. It’s getting more and more difficult to find things to … Continue reading

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Midsummer Tea Party

It all started on a whim.  An inspired whim… with a side of envy. You see, it’s popular in the photography world to do what’s called a “styled-shoot.”  You choose a theme, set up the ‘scene’ right down to the … Continue reading

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A cardinal named Hope

Years ago when I was in the depths of one of those “rough patches” life throws us – or tosses our way, or hurls full-speed right at our heart… whichever image you prefer – in any case, I was in … Continue reading

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