Discovering Japanese culture and traditions at the Cherry Blossom Festival


“You will never know the moon or stars, unless you breathe in their solar system and inspect it from many diverse vantage points as possible.” ― Shannon L. Alder The world really is an interesting place in which to discover unique history, inspiring people, and fascinating sights. Although I have my sights set on traveling…

Kipona 2015


 Pennsylvania’s largest array of arts, activities and entertainment over the Labor Day weekend, the KIPONA Celebration is a festival that provides family fun for all, and is offered FREE on the banks of the beautiful Susquehanna River! The Kipona Festival is one of the oldest waterfront festivals in the United States and features the largest…

Melody & Dan’s Wedding Day !~


Melody & Dan’s Wedding held on Sept. 27, 2014 at West Shore Free Church in Mechanicsburg, PA. I didn’t photograph the ceremony because I was the Maid of Honor! We did hire a professional photographer and I can’t wait to see the images!~ Full Photo Gallery

Marissa & Jeff


My dear friend Marissa was married yesterday. I’m so happy for her! Here’s some photos from the wedding last night.  Marissa and I have been friends for 17 years! We’ve had our ups and downs, but yesterday I was truly happy for her that she finally seems so happy. Congrats to the newlyweds Marissa & Jeff~…

Week 49: Smiles


My friend Kim always smiles  but I love this photo where it’s not just her face, but her body language expressing happiness! This was taken during a Zumbathon® Friday night. (Click here for more photos from the event)  For more photos from the 52 Week Photo Project, go to my website. 

Flash Mob at the Harrisburg Mall, Dec. 11, 2011


Dec. 11, 2011- At exactly 2:30pm on Sunday, December 11th, music started to play in the food court of the Harrisburg Mall. One by one, random people in the crowd took off their jackets to reveal a BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS t-shirt and started dancing to a routine choreographed by Zumba instructors Kim Quigley, Traci…