Category Archives: 6.Joyful Notes {thinking.ones}

Simplifying: Making Room for Joy


“The ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak.”                   ~Hans Hofmann As I am going through each room in my house this month to declutter and organize, I am becoming more and more of an… Continue reading ⟩⟩

Monday: Joyful Note! {Michiana Photographer}


Happy Monday! I have been missing in action in the blogging world.  I am doing a little catch up the next couple of weeks so make sure to check back for blogging of sessions that I haven’t had a chance to… Continue reading ⟩⟩

Dear Blog, Sorry I have been neglecting you….


Dear Clients and Friends, Happy Fall!!!  Thank you soooooo much for your word of mouth, support, and for filling my photography journey with so much joy and friendships.  Because of your awesome support,  I am now booked for 2011 and my season… Continue reading ⟩⟩

:: Bashor Children’s Home:: {Goshen Photographer}


“Help for Today… Hope for Tomorrow” This is the beautiful mission statement of the Bashor Children’s Home.  In a nutshell, Bashor Children’s Home ” is a residential treatment facility offering “Help for Today and Hope for Tomorrow” to abused, neglected and troubled… Continue reading ⟩⟩

A Special Place:: South Bend Photographer::


  ” In my garden there’s a large place for sentiment. My garden of flowers is also my garden of thoughts and dreams. The thoughts grow as freely as the flowers, and the dreams are as beautiful. ” ~Abrams L.… Continue reading ⟩⟩

Sense of Humor


If it’s a deep desire and God knows you need it, he will bring it to you…. This is a story I’ve been meaning to share with you for awhile now.  It’s a great one and  I hope this one… Continue reading ⟩⟩



WELCOME to my new blog design! All updates and information now can be found at this new website address!!  I am so excited to launch this new blog format. I think this will be a better reflection of my style and the… Continue reading ⟩⟩

A Winter’s Nap…


Greetings Everyone! It’s been a much-needed Winter nap and I am so excited to start up my season again!!  I love this job because  I have the opportunity to use this time to rest up and do a lot of behind the scene… Continue reading ⟩⟩

I Heart Faces: Anything but a Face!


  “We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has done through to achieve that beauty.” {Maya Angelo}         From time to time, I join in on the fun at I… Continue reading ⟩⟩

Women’s Care Center: “A Day In the Life” {Niles, Michigan Photographer}


“We pour out our miseries God just hears a melody Beautiful the mess we are The honest cries of breaking hearts Are better than a Hallelujah.”  lyrics from “Better than a Hallelujah” by Amy Grant     Sometimes we are… Continue reading ⟩⟩