Happy Earth Day

Happy Earth Day! Within a week, all of the flowering trees have sprung to life and it is hard to keep up and photograph them. I also got chased away by geese at one of my favorite spots, so I have been a little hesitant to return since I am afraid of them. When about…

Happy Earth Day

“The Earth is what we all have in common” – Wendell Berry Happy Earth Day! The cherry blossoms are blooming, the tulips are getting close to opening up, it finally feels like spring, it is the perfect way to celebrate Mother Earth! In honor of today, I hope you get to go out and enjoy…

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…

Underneath the Cherry Trees

Does cherry blossom season really have to end? For some reason I only go to Planting Fields Arboretum in the winter when I need a dose of flowers in the camellia greenhouse, but I decided the other day to actually visit the grounds in the spring, and it did not disappoint. There were so many…

Cherry Blossoms in Bloom

As quickly as the cherry blossoms bloom, they disappear which is upsetting since they are so pretty. One of my favorite spots to photograph cherry blossoms is at the Nassau County Museum of Art which I frequent often since I work across the street. The other day when I visited to see if the magnolia trees…

Cherry Blossom Season

It’s a shame that cherry blossom season does not last long, because the trees are so pretty when they are in bloom. There are two gardens near my job that have an abundance of cherry trees so for the past month I’ve been making visits to see if any flowers had started to bloom. Basically…