I love color and I enjoy taking pictures with lots of colorful items… The Adirondack chairs are from a furniture maker in the Rhinebeck region.
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Each Father’s Day, I experience my father’s absence differently. Some years, the memories are wistful, and other years they are reflective. However, one thing remains constant
Without a certain amount of sacrifice, we won’t be able to accomplish our goals and dreams for ourselves and for our loved ones. I think back to my Mother who…
During the winter season things do quiet down and we get to see the vast beauty around us with fewer people in the frame. I like it…
Is Possibility the same as Probability? We go through life grappling with probable and possible events that keep us on our toes and make us strive harder to merge them into one…
Ever as I face my daily challenges, I always look for reasons to be grateful. In the midst of struggle are glimpses of great good. Cherish them. Express gratitude for them.
Haiku: End Of May… some Saiga Antelopes die… May has lost … Saigas! Days of sunshine, thunderstorms, June’s sweet buds beckon..
I was sitting at a traffic light in Manhattan, waiting to head for the highway on my way home. I saw people walking across the walkway and something drew my attention to their movement…
I am always aware of the many issues my kindred sisters struggle with on a daily basis. I have taken the liberty to share statistics and videos that will help elucidate the issues…
I pause and reflect on what type of character trait it takes to be so fully committed to lifting others up. What type of individual gives of him/herself without thought of the dangers or loss involved
As the weather worsened, the birds in my area became dependent on the food we put out for them. I knew that I had to keep up my part as nature battled other forces…
On Wednesday, a group of bloggers and our guests were treated to an evening of cocktails, candy, hors d’oeuvres and a preview of the new movie HOT PURSUIT…
Several years ago, I found myself enjoying the early morning hours more and gradually switched over to being an early bird. I don’t know what the genesis of the change was but I can say I like it.
Everywhere we look in the world, there are intricate patterns awaiting to capture our attention; from a spider’s web to the striations on a leaf, we are surround by intricacies that keep our world magical.
A happy heart is a softer, more compassionate heart. It is not motivated to hurt or malign others… so seize the moments that come and cherish them.
Capturing motion is a beautiful way to convey a story in a photograph, sometimes even more so than a photo of the same subject in a stationary pose.
Some folks are so casual with spewing hateful words around their kids; they think they are too young to understand or that they are not paying attention, but that is not always the case.
I encourage you to set your alarm for the early hours, grab your first (several) cups of coffee, and challenge yourself to capture an outstanding photograph in the early morning light.
Our parents are typically our first mentors but, throughout our lives, we do connect with other people who guide us and help us grow.
How do you interpret the word afloat? It could be the expression on your son’s face as he jumps on the bed. Maybe it’s your daughter’s triumphant smile after tossing training wheels to master her two-wheeler.
Over 170 countries, 1200 landmarks and 40 UNESCO world heritage sites participated in switching their light off. That said, Earth Hour, is Not Earth Day even though they are clearly related.
Each of these brilliant thinkers, from different historical periods and locations, tackled the subject of perfection and came away with the recognition that it includes shades of grey areas.
One of the special gifts we receive at Easter is a spirit of renewal; it is a time of rebirth and an opportunity to start afresh again. Happy Easter!
Sometimes we go through life in a bit of a fog. Everything seems blurry and distant, like a seat in the nose bleed section of a stadium. Then, in an instant, we have a moment of clarity
Did you know that April Fools’ Day is taken seriously in parts of the world as people try to top each other with their inventiveness?
What does strength mean to you? What does it have to do with motivation and starting the week with a get up and go attitude?
Around the globe, people struggle to find fresh drinking water, food, shelter and the freedom to choose. If you live in a war zone, the conditions are worse as everything stops.
Fleeting moments captured by a lens and our minds eyes. Enjoy my selections and return for the story behind each shot.
What I love about gourmet sauces is that they use excellent and/or organic produce for the mixes. Often they are low-fat and delicious.
Today is the first day of spring and with it comes all the wondrous things we love about it; soon the buds will show their heads, the sun will greet us in the morn, and flowers will bloom in many colors.