North Fork Sunflower Maze

Last summer, I missed out on visiting North Fork Potato Chips Sunflower Maze by two days. My trip was booked, but a few days of rain closed the maze earlier than expected. This year, I moved my trip up by two weeks, determined to photograph my favorite flower at the maze, and this past weekend…

A Day In The Park

Springtime might just be the best time in New York City, especially when you are visiting Central Park. With a variety of tulips all over and the Kanzan cherry trees bursting with blooms, they add to the already beautiful landscape of the park. My new favorite spot in Central Park is the Shakespeare Garden. Tucked…

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…

Favorite Photos of 2018

With 2018 coming to an end in a few days, I wanted to share some of my favorite photos of the year. I also felt it was time to end the unexpected hiatus of not posting here in almost two months. Life gets in the way sometimes and with it I hit an incredible amount…

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…

An Autumn Day at Planting Fields Arboretum

A few days ago, I spent a quiet weekday morning at Planting Fields Arboretum in Oyster Bay, NY and I practically had the whole place to myself. Autumn is my preferred time to visit my favorite garden spots because you still get the flowers in bloom with the backdrop of the leaves starting to change….