Weekly Photo Challenge: Liquid

I can check the weather so many times before I go, but at some point I knew when I do my countless garden visits, I was bound to get stuck in the rain! Luckily for me, it was a quick passing shower and it gave me an opportunity to get some photographs of the tulips…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Awakening

I find it funny that it is April 14 and I’m questioning if spring is here to stay. We had a little spring preview this week, but tomorrow cold air is unfortunately supposed to return. I keep checking on all my favorite garden sports for cherry blossoms, tulips and other flowers with the hope that…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Rise/Set

Sometimes, you just happen to be at the right place at the right time. That happened when I captured this magical sunset in the summer in my hometown. It isn’t often the sunset makes the sky look like cotton candy and I was so glad I got to witness and capture it. Wishing you a…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Favorite Place

My favorite place is a frequent subject on this blog, Old Westbury Gardens in Old Westbury, NY. As a child, I visited the gardens on a girl scout trip, fell in the mud and did not return for years. It wasn’t until a few years ago when I went to Rise of the Jack O’Lanterns…

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…

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…