Wednesday Wisdom

I received this quote in an email the other day and it came at such an appropriate time for me. I struggle with always doing what others expect you to do and not taking the time to really stop and think what do I want to do? For a few weeks I had been debating…

Springtime at Clark Botanic Garden

This time of year is so pretty, when after a long winter, everything starts to bloom. It’s crazy what a difference a week makes. Last week I visited one of my favorite spots, Clark Botanic Garden, and the magnolias were just starting to open up and this week, the magnolias are bursting open, the cherry…

Springtime Blossoms

It felt like it took so long to get here, but the cherry blossom trees are finally blooming! The Nassau County Museum of Art, which has an abundance of cherry trees on their property is right by my job, and almost everyday I have been checking on the status of the trees and finally last…

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…

Eagerly Awaiting Spring

I know it is technically spring according to the calendar, but the weather lately has been anything but spring-like. With the possibility of snow again this week, I am looking forward to the days when snow is not in the forecast in April and the cherry trees actually start to bloom on Long Island. Last…

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…