“I used to have Christmas at my house and for over 40 years, we had 40 people. When the boys were at home, they helped me, but once they left it was up to my husband and I, so it’s been two years now that we’ve had a smaller gathering and it’s not the same. Can you imagine 40 people at one family dinner?”

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Erin Ninehouser loves photography for its ability to reveal truths and insights that are often too difficult to capture with words. She believes, as Garrison Keillor says through his troubled yet triumphant character Barbara in Pontoon, that “the only sermon that counts is the one formed by our actions.” A native of New Castle, Erin has made her home in Ambridge where she lives happily with her wonderful husband Dave, their three adorable and hilarious cats, and their “old gentleman” dog, Max. Erin is excited to help tell the stories of the people of Beaver County. You can see more of her work on Facebook and connect on Instagram or Twitter.