Love is in the air…

Sunday, June 16th, 2013

June brides and weddings…. I smiled at three couples taking vows on the beach as I took my afternoon walk. It is also nesting season for local shorebirds. A  least tern male wooed his mate with a shiny fish. She took her time, but eventually, she said “yes.” I guess humans still dance to nature’s […]


Friday, June 14th, 2013

Hot summer day, chores done and feeling lazy. Maybe a sunset walk later and a dip in the Gulf. Until then, so grateful that two friends dropped by to share their day.

Shades of green

Tuesday, June 11th, 2013

Green everywhere – all shades, all hues, on the water, the wood, the leaves. It was as if the storm had placed a green filter over the landscape, my eyes, and my camera. Then, as if sensing my thoughts, a green heron flew out from under the dock, startled by my presence but confirming my […]

Gulls, gulls and more gulls

Friday, January 14th, 2011

I know we have all heard the saying, “birds of a feather flock together,” but I now have proof positive that it is true! Every year in January, I attend the Space Coast Birding and Wildlife Festival in Titusville, Florida. One of the field trips advertised during the event is the Gull Fly-in at Daytona […]

Christmas Eve – Talking to the Animals

Friday, December 24th, 2010

I remember each Christmas, a delightful story told to me when I was a child. According to the legend, at midnight on Christmas Eve, animals were able to speak to us with human voices. How I wished I could stay up to witness this miracle, but a good little girl needed to be tucked in […]

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