Floral Friday – In The Garden

The more often we see the things around us – even the beautiful and wonderful things – the more they become invisible to us. That is why we often take for granted the beauty of this world: the flowers, the trees, the birds, the clouds – even those we love. Because we see things so…

Summer Sunsets

“There’s a sunrise and a sunset every single day, and they’re absolutely free. Don’t miss so many of them.” ― Jo Walton. So let’s slow down, relax and enjoy summer sunsets….. #summer #sunsets

Cherry Blossom

“Suddenly she was seeing the buds on the cherry trees around her; she could feel the energy packed within them, a bouquet of fireworks whose fuse had already been lit. She could smell them, too, a subtle essence of pink and lollipops, the sweetness deepened by the scent of the slowly warming earth below them.”…

Orchid Show 2019-Singapore

Singapore where the national flower is an orchid was the inspiration for this year’s 17th annual orchid show at the New York Botanical Garden and it sure didn’t disappoint. I love to see the kaleidoscope of thousands of spectacular rare and iconic specimens of orchids on display but because of the crowds I was a…

Spring 2019

Spring is finally here! Actually, it came a few days ago and what a beautiful day today  is here in New York! All the snow is gone and everything is fresh, not exactly green yet but warm, almost 50 degrees. Spring is a time of re-birth, of re-emergence, a promise of warmer weather to come….

Gazebo’s in snow.

Larchmont Manor Park is famous for it’s beautiful gazebo’s, stone paths and benches along the water. The rain turned into snow in the early hours and the snow was fresh with hardly any tracks. The park was pretty much deserted except for a few dog walkers. Everything covered in velvety white and beautiful. The water…

Wintertime

After a mostly easy winter mother nature decides it time to let us “have it”. I woke up to this beautiful snow scene today in New York with the weather man promising more for the next couple days.  After dropping the kids at school I decided to venture out and explore the trails. My long…

500 Followers!

Some notifications just makes your day! Today WordPress notified me that I had 500 followers! Wow! It’s truly amazing as most of you are people that I haven’t met but offered amazing encouragement and support on my photography. It is indeed an honor to be in this community with you guys! I first started this…