Posts Categorized: Be Inspired

How We Give Back

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One of the ways that we are able to give back with our busi­ness is through the fundrais­ers to which we donate – schools and orga­ni­za­tions in the sur­round­ing com­mu­nities that focus on edu­ca­tion, health and well­-​be­ing. Hartshorn Portraiture donates more than $90,000 each year, and win­ning bid­ders can receive over $2,000 each of Mac’s… Read more »

Plant Your Bulbs

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Traditionally, now is the time that I start bulbs for the hol­i­day sea­son. I pur­chase Paperwhites from White Flower Farm and start planting now and again in a few weeks so that I have blooms up until Christmas both at home and at the studio. The Paperwhites look attrac­tive both planted in shal­low con­tain­ers, or placed in… Read more »

Do it Yourself Halloween Costumes

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For our family, Halloween goes a little something like this… We make our own costumes or rather, mummy makes them! The girls carve pumpkins with daddy and lastly, we are never home on Halloween. The kids are looking for candy, and Mac and I are looking for a drink. It is like a citywide open… Read more »

I Promise . . .

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We have the pleasure of meeting and taking photographs of some very interesting people. Karen Rosengart came to us needing images for the launch of her new bracelet. IPromise bracelet was created after her daughter tattooed the promise Karen made to her years earlier. “It made me realize how powerful a promise can be,” said Rosengart…. Read more »

Fruit on the grill

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There are so many great ways to create an eye-catching dish on the grill. Try Rosemary Grilled Figs served with goat cheese, Grilled Peach Salad with Mint Pesto, or just plain old pineapple slices grilled and served with ice cream. Mouthwateringly delicious!