Hello Spring

The calendar says it is officially spring, but I think Mother Nature got a little mixed up because supposedly there is a snow storm headed to New York tomorrow. Since we had a calm February, March decided it need to be full of weather drama. But it’s the first day of spring so even though…

Spring Countdown

15 days until spring! I’m eagerly counting down the days until I can be back in the gardens photographing all of the flowers.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Sweet

I was going to skip posting for the weekly photo challenge this week, since when I saw the theme of sweet, no photograph of mine stood out in my mind as one to use. But then, I thought about how much things have unfortunately changed since Wednesday afternoon, when 17 people were killed while at Marjory Stoneman…

Flower Friday: Chrysanthemums

Between the cold weather and a sinus infection that doesn’t want to leave, the winter blues have officially hit me. What better way to cure those blues than with many pops of pink? It’s funny how I was never really a fan of chrysanthemums until I started to photograph them. Being up close and personal with…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Beloved

Introducing Harley, my dog who is literally all ears! At the end of November, my dog Riley who we had for 12 years passed away and it was an incredibly heartbreaking loss. As much as I love dogs, I just didn’t think I was mentally prepared for another one, despite how empty the life felt…

Flower Power

I was shopping in Michaels the other day and regardless of what I go into the store for, I always have to make a detour to the fake flower section. I love how they arrange the flowers by color, it makes my color-lover and Virgo heart so happy. When I saw these flowers in various…