Posts Categorized: Portraiture

Salted Caramel Apple Galette

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Prep Time: 1 hour, 20 minutes Cook Time: 35 minutes Total Time: 2 hours, 10 minutes Yield: 1 galette; about 8 servings As delicious and impressive as pie, but half the work! This salted caramel apple galette is the easiest fall dessert. Ingredients 1 and 1/2 cups (190g) all-purpose flour, plus more for work surface 1/4 cup (50g) granulated sugar 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup (115g; 1 stick)… Read more »

Best NJ Fall Foliage Hikes Near Hoboken and Jersey City

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  As the temperature cools and the leaves start to change, there’s no better way to embrace the season than to get outside and explore the nature around you. New Jersey is home to miles upon miles of beautiful hiking trails, many of which offer the stunning New York City skyline views unique to our state…. Read more »

Holiday Cards They’ll Keep

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You want a holiday card that makes a statement. We’ve thought through the envelope (those colors! The look of hand-addressing in light inks) but what we wanted was- weight. A sense of receiving a keepsake. A printed card this thick and luxurious will be displayed by all who receive it and saved as a treasured… Read more »

A Family Gallery Wall

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One of the great joys of what we do is seeing your children change over the years. Our job doesn’t end with presenting you with stunning framed artwork. Some of our clients struggle with how to display their treasured Hartshorn Portraiture memories and that’s where I can step in! At Hartshorn Portraiture we have a… Read more »

School 2020- Chat with Cresthill Academy Founder Christina Dorando

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Early childhood education with a difference is the driving passion for Cresthill Academy founder Christina Dorando . Varied, multi-lingual learning, and attention to details like organic fresh foods are just two of the differentiators for this cutting-edge educational facility. Christina built her five-location Cresthill Academy on that energy and drive. These days the educational landscape… Read more »

Pandemic Parenting- The Dad Edition

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Advice from Certified Parenting Expert Sarah Ahmed Connection: our Greatest Currency–Helping Fathers to Connect through Love and Presence, not Fear. As the global pandemic of 2020 has unfolded over the last five months, many fathers have come to me in states of anxiety and despair. They have now found themselves juggling the demands ofworking from… Read more »

Hydrangea Mania

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I am mad for hydrangeas. Any kind. Obsessed. When I was in New Zealand a few years ago I saw varieties that blew my mind. When the girls were young we stayed opposite a house in Bay Head, NJ that was being torn down. I spoke to the construction crew, gave them a bottle of… Read more »

Margo Market

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Shopping local has never been more important if we are to maintain our beautiful, diverse, downtowns. Walking down Washington Street in Hoboken there are many wonderful stores to find almost anything your heart could desire. The shop stocked with the MOST items I desire is The Margo Market at 11th and Washington. I spent some… Read more »