April – soon May

Where has the time gone many older people used to ask and now, I ask this as well. Looking at this blog I created oh so long ago filled with loving photographs, memories, reflections and poems. Hiking, walking, transitioning from Photographer to Writer.  Finding the balance to marry the two creative outlets I most enjoy […]

Stone Treasures

Love of hiking uncovers many treasures.  This hike in a State Park in Tennessee discloses one of my favorite treasures – heart stones and a beautiful Cairn. I hope you enjoy these photos. This next photo is a whimsical face made upon a large heart rock – one of my favorite treasures to find. I […]

“W” is for Water

Gratitude. Years ago I created a handmade journal made of paper, and in it I left examples of what I was grateful for beginning with the letter ‘A’ and ending with the letter ‘Z’. Below each example, I left blank lines for those purchasing the journals for themselves or a friend to fill out their […]

The weekend is upon us…

What will your weekend bring to you? How will you choose to fill your precious minutes, hours and days? Is the weather a deciding factor? For me, the best part of any day is the early morning hours…when I allow myself the time to sit in silence and observe the beauty all around me.. the […]

Spring is here!

It’s been a long Winter, however, I do believe Spring is finally here! I’ve heard several people complain about the Winter we’ve had… I love all of the seasons… so I am grateful for each one. It’s wonderful watching the birds sing, the flowers bloom, and the big blue sky with occasional clouds passing by. […]

Gratitude

There’s so much to be grateful for. When my daughter was very small, I would tuck her in at night and as we said our prayers, I would ask her: ‘What are you Grateful for Today that starts with the letter ‘A’, ‘B’, ‘C’, and so on….?’ This gave rise to creating an interactive journal […]

An Amazing Climbing Tree

My Favorite Climbing Tree Trees are so inviting On a beautiful September day Walking at Beaver Lake One rounds the corner to find this lovely Oak Tree with a Stone Bench for those unable to climb its branches who may wish to sit and listen to the sounds of the birds, the water flowing into […]