Blog

Image

Talking To The Moon

So, now I shall talk every night. To myself. To the moon. I shall walk, as I did tonight, jealous…
Read More
Image

First Snow Of The Season

When I first laid eyes on this picture, I shivered. That reaction does stand to reason, as this picture most…
Read More
Image

A Refreshing Dessert

My husband and I have this daily dessert tradition: a serving of Haagen-Daz vanilla ice cream after the dinner meal.…
Read More
Image

Mabry Mill

During the Great Depression, a plan to build a parkway through the southern Appalachians of Virginia and North Carolina was…
Read More
Image

Pastry Apple Roses

It’s getting close to that time of year when the summer’s heat is replaced with the crisp air of Autumn…
Read More
Image

Riding Off Into The Sunset

I LOVE it when I am perusing through a diverse array of photos (on a free photo site) and I…
Read More
Image

Fabric Bead Necklace

I’ve entered into a time in my life when I’ve been hearing that inherent human call to create something with…
Read More
Image

Kolmanskop Ghost Town

If you are one of those hardy souls willing to take on a trek across the barrenness of Africa’s Namibian…
Read More
Image

My Best Friend

I’ve lived with this good-looking man for 29 years. The socially acceptable term for him is “husband” and there is…
Read More
Image

Stay Yourself Style

A style I have found myself attracted to is the Boho (which is a shortened version of the longer, more…
Read More
Image

Easy And Tasty Chicken Nuggets

My sister is a good cook! I don’t get to experience her cooking due to the many miles and a…
Read More
Image

Bled Island

Here’s another place that has me “strapping on the seatbelt” of my armchair and “flying” off to. I was introduced…
Read More
Image

All Aboard!

The clang of a bell and a chuff, chuff sound announces the arrival of the steam locomotive as it rolls…
Read More
Image

Eilean Donan Castle

When I first laid eyes on this castle (via photographs) my immediate thought was to wonder what it would be…
Read More
Image

Old Packhorse Bridge

It appears I have a thing for arched stone bridges. I’m not denying it. The appearance of these bridges is…
Read More
Image

Rakotzbrücke Devil’s Bridge

What a fascinating bridge! The reflection of it in the water, making that perfect circle, piqued my curiosity and I…
Read More
Image

The Great Salad Debate

My husband and I are having this friendly debate over salads. My dearest likes salads but he typically doesn’t consume…
Read More
Image

Signs Of Myself

In May of 2019 we made a trip to Los Angeles, California to attend our daughter’s graduation from the University…
Read More
Image

Red-Winged Blackbirds

My father-in-law and sister-in-law stopped by to drop off our water fountain, which has been in storage since our move…
Read More
Image

Our Meadow

I could write a book about our cat. For now, this article will have to suffice. When we got our…
Read More
Image

Old Hundred Gold Mine

Pictured in the photo is one of the last remaining structures of the Old Hundred gold mine, located on Galena…
Read More
Image

Mountain Vacation

When it comes to taking a vacation, forget all the tourist traps. My preference is to go where there isn’t…
Read More