Late June, A Chance Meeting and Art

While enjoying a leisurely stroll the Biltmore Estate Gardens early Tuesday morning, I met two wonderful women visiting from different parts of North Carolina – Monique and let’s say, Violetta. Both of these women had beautiful spirits, smiles and a welcoming demeanor. I noticed they were attempting to take a ‘selfie’, and didn’t have a […]

Spring is here!

The mountains of Western North Carolina give way to a beautiful selection of wildflowers, many of which I do not know their names. Recently, I went on a hike with my husband to Oconaluftee National Park in Cherokee, North Carolina. What a gorgeous place! The image of one of these wildflowers appear to be helicopter blades. […]

Almost Christmas

This year has flown by faster than any other I can remember. Do you know we had four months with Saturdays in them? This is very unusual. The months were, March, May, August and November. Thinking about this makes me feel that I should have gotten more organized, relaxed more, had more Saturdays for photography. However, […]

Summer is Here!

We’ve had some incredibly hot weather here in Western North Carolina – in the 90’s with humidity….and the occasional thunderstorms. Life appears to be moving very fast for me and for most of those around me? A friend reminded me to take time for ‘small pauses’ – this is a great suggestion and with it […]

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 […]

Chasing Color and finding..

Light instead. A beautiful October morning at The Biltmore Estate. Here’s what I found: http://fineartamerica.com/products/amazing-light-anita-adams-framed-print.html Some times we may not find what we’re looking for, we find something ‘lighter’. ~ Anita Adams 10/13

Change of Seasons…Autumn Colors….

I love the change in Seasons, each one has its own unique personality and energy that gives way to what’s next. For me, Autumn is an opportunity to chase color and spectacular sunsets. Max Patch in the mountains of Western North Carolina is one of those unique places that lends itself toward beauty, quiet reverence […]