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J* Family | Sullivan County, PA photographer

I loved photographing this family at their home in rural Sullivan County. Their small country farm with their chickens and easy access to hunting land is my idea of an ideal place to live, since I grew up not far from where they live.  Before I got there, Mom had one specific request; her daughter wanted a photo of her with her chicken. It … Read More J* Family | Sullivan County, PA photographer

Just love her

So often I try to figure my 3-year old out. Why is she napping today when she slept in late, but yesterday I woke her up early but she didn’t want to nap at all? Why is she throwing a fit about bath time when normally she loves bath time? Why has she suddenly decided she’s afraid of the dark when I always turn … Read More Just love her

A little snow must fall. . .eventually | Athens, PA Photographer

You would have thought we had never seen snow before the way Jonathan and I quickly dressed ourselves and the baby and headed outside into the cold. “Quick! Before it melts!” I called as I buttoned Grace’s new Christmas-styled coat. With a winter that was featuring temperatures way above normal I knew the day could warm up fast and turn our yard into mud … Read More A little snow must fall. . .eventually | Athens, PA Photographer

beauty from ashes |

Isaiah 61:2-4To proclaim the favorable year of the LORD And the day of vengeance of our God; To comfort all who mourn, 3To grant those who mourn in Zion, Giving them a garland instead of ashes, The oil of gladness instead of mourning, The mantle of praise instead of a spirit of fainting. So they will be called oaks of righteousness, The planting of … Read More beauty from ashes |