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How to Track Mileage

Nov 28, 2023

Mileage is an expense that we all have in our businesses (gas and car maintenance), but it is often one that is forgotten about when it comes to tax write-offs, since we do it so often for personal needs, as well. It can be easily skipped or pushed off, but it is hurting you in […]

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Questions You Should Be Asking Your CPA

Nov 22, 2023

Although I love talking all things taxes, I always check with my CPA before changing anything financially in my business. A CPA is a certified public accountant, and someone you definitely want on your team as you navigate running a business in the most efficient way possible. Today, I’m sharing with you 4 questions to […]

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couple tapping their glasses of beer together as they sit at picnic table at bespoke brewery in strasburg pennsylvania

Outdoor Brewery Engagement Session

Nov 22, 2023

Engagement sessions are the best, in my opinion, when they highlight a couple’s relationship. To the point that if you removed the couple, you could still guess the session was for them. Kristin and Colin’s outdoor brewery engagement session did just that. When she reached out asking if a brewery was a good idea for […]

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senior girls in tie dye shirts and jeans throwing colored powder towards camera at middle creek

Senior Spokesmodel Team Color Shoot

Nov 20, 2023

The leaves may be falling off the trees, but the HMP Senior Spokesmodel Team snuck in one more colorful session before winter set in. Check out the senior spokesmodel team color shoot. Each year at our meet and greet event that kicks off our time together, I plan an activity for us to do. For […]

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engaged couple holding hands and looking at each other by fall tree with yellow leaves and wild grasses at overlook park

Fall Foliage Engagement Session

Nov 15, 2023

“I’m hesitant.” This is not a normal text I send out, but for Courtney and Trevor’s fall foliage engagement session, it is one that I did. As we were past noon on their session date, the skies slowly turned to dark. It seemed as though a rainy afternoon was rolling in. The skies showed it. […]

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Independent Contractor vs. Employee

Independent Contractor vs. Employee

Nov 14, 2023

If you’ve been following me for any amount of time, you know that I love anything to do with taxes! Today, I’m sharing with you 3 factors to help determine if a worker in your business is an independent contractor vs. employee. This difference is a common confusion among small business owners, and how you […]

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groom kissing his bride as she slightly dips back and his wearing ivory leather fringe cowgirl jacket at lauxmont farms

Lauxmont Farms Fall Wedding

Nov 8, 2023

You may kiss the bride. As soon as the usher said those famous words, Wesley took one step forward. Put his hands on either side of Tara’s face. Looked her in the eyes and pulled her in for the most special kiss of their relationship. They were officially husband and wife. As the music started […]

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senior girl sitting in meadow of tall grasses with highland cow behind her at sunset in york county

Highland Cow Senior Session

Nov 3, 2023

I have lived in Lancaster County all of my life. I have seen my fair share of cows driving the back roads, but they have pretty much always been the black and white ones. It took me until a senior reached out to photograph her highland cow senior session that I finally got introduced to […]

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Five Reasons I Love HoneyBook

Nov 1, 2023

This week is an exciting week! I have officially started a YOUTUBE CHANNEL! Now you can get the same great education every week but in a video format! So take me on the go or listen while making dinner. Multi-tasking never sounded so good! Let’s continue to grow your business each week! We are kicking […]

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senior girl extending her right foot back on wooden dock as she tucks hair behind her left ear and looks back over right shoulder at nolde forest

Senior Session at Nolde Forest

Oct 26, 2023

My grandparents live in a small-ish town, and we often go there to have dinner with the whole family. It’s one of those towns where everyone knows everyone. I just love the feel of it! It’s so fun knowing that when you walk in, someone will immediately say hi to you. Just so welcoming. I […]

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