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Net Profit vs. Gross Profit

Jun 19, 2024

This week is a little different from the rest because I’m on vacation! My tasks for this week are to relax, be present with my family, and watch Adalynn, play in the sand for the first time. There’s something magical about seeing her tiny hands discover the world around her. It’s moments like these that […]

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class of 2024 senior girl standing among white wildflowers at overlook park

Summer Park Senior Session

Jun 5, 2024

Hannah’s summer park senior session at Overlook Park was an evening filled with excitement and joy. This sweet senior had been looking forward to her session for months, and it was finally her turn in the spotlight. Hannah found me a while back and knew right away that she wanted me to capture her senior […]

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self-employment tax overview

Self-Employment Tax Overview

Jun 5, 2024

I’ve got some exciting news to share, and it’s not just about my daughter Adalynn’s first swim class. Though that was pretty adorable!  Picture a 14-month-old and her daddy singing songs and kicking in the pool! My heart melted into a puddle!  I can’t wait for the next one! Watching her splash around and learn […]

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How to Pay Estimated Taxes?

May 30, 2024

It is officially the start of summer! Any big plans to enjoy the beautiful weather? Beach trip, camping, exploring a new city? The options are endless! As I was looking through my agenda book (yes, I’m still a paper girl) to mark down new summer plans, a big reminder showed up! Any chance you also […]

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senior girl wearing maroon v-neck tank top and ripped blue jeans with her left hand on her hip on wooden bridge at sunset in hershey pa

Stylish Founders Hall Senior Session

May 22, 2024

Do you think you are seeing double? If you have been reading the blog for over 6 months you may remember Grace. She did a senior session with me in the Fall at the beautiful Nolde Forest. Click here to take a look back at that session. It was full of cozy vibes and fun […]

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Weekly Tax Organization Rhythm

May 22, 2024

Today, I wanted to share a little secret that’s made a big difference in my life: Having a solid morning routine. There’s something magical about starting the day with a sense of purpose and clarity. Whether it’s a brisk walk, a quiet cup of coffee, or some journaling time, setting a positive tone in the […]

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senior girl in blue and white top with white jeans looking over her right shoulder by fountain at longwood gardens

Longwood Gardens Senior Session

May 15, 2024

Dark clouds loomed on the horizon, a gentle breeze rustled through the leaves, and Maddie brought her own brand of sunshine to the colorful world of Longwood Gardens. My Longwood Gardens senior session with this ray of positivity was a whirlwind of excitement as we raced against time to beat the impending storm. Never a […]

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What are Estimated Taxes?

May 8, 2024

Tell me I’m not the only one…. If you spread out a price into several payments instead of one payment, it somehow makes your brain feel like it isn’t quite as “big” of a hit to your bank account. For instance, seeing $1,000 could take your breath away, but four payments for $250 doesn’t seem […]

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Ordinary and Necessary Business Expenses

May 1, 2024

This week, I was on a mission to find new wedding shoes. The souls peeled off the front of one of my pairs from last year, and the other was starting to rip down the side. I put them to good use. I figured that probably wouldn’t be the best look on a wedding day… […]

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Two Ways to Calculate Vehicle Expenses

Apr 17, 2024

It’s Valentine’s Day. We all get a little dressed up and hop into the car for a dinner out. It’s our first time celebrating as a family of three. We pull into the restaurant parking lot with our eyes set on a spot. Then all of a sudden… The entire car viciously drops and pops […]

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