Cruising the River Seine in Paris by Bateaux

Cruising down the River Seine in Paris you see many bateaux. This is a common view as you watch the activity on the water. And truthfully they are so very pretty. It only… Continue reading

An Amazing Sunset Over Cape Cod

There are some remarkable landscapes and scenic setting in and around Cape Cod. And although this was not a coastal view it is incredible. I caught the sun as it was setting over… Continue reading

Eiffel Tower and the Paris Skyline

My husband and I went to the top of a very tall building in Paris called Montparnasse Tower that gave us the most incredible view of the entire city. One of the views was… Continue reading

Crab Fishing on Cape Cod in Summer

There are some very fun and special activities that happen on Cape Cod in summertime. Quite often you will see children with raw chicken drumsticks hanging off string into the water. Crabs are… Continue reading

Sandy Neck Beach, Cape Cod

Sandy Neck Beach in the off season is so peaceful. Miles and miles of empty shoreline. It is the perfect place to go if you want to get away from it all.

Glowy and Ethereal Lavender

  Print available here… The softness of glowing and ethereal macro view of Lavender.    

Muted Black and White Daisy Flower

Print available here… I like photographing flowers and playing with different editing techniques. I love the effect of black and white on this daisy.

Views in and around Paris

I really can’t impress enough what a magnificent city Paris is. This is a view of the Seine River. And this is the smart way to get around the city.

In the Early Morning Light

Print available for purchase here… As I stood at my kitchen window the other morning I watched as the sun was slowly rising. It cast a gorgeous glow through the flowers as it… Continue reading

Heber & Caroline – A Love Story – Letter Fifteen 3/10/1924

When our mother passed away I was going through her things and found a stack of letters written by my maternal grandfather Heber to my maternal grandmother Caroline (aka Carrie). The letters cover… Continue reading

Queen Anne’s Lace

This year a beautiful wildflower suddenly appeared in my garden. When I first saw it emerging from the ground my initial reaction was to pull it thinking it was an unwanted weed. Upon… Continue reading

Plymouth Yacht Club, Massachusetts

There is nothing more relaxing than having your lunch and looking out on such a scene. I took my sandwich and parked down by the Plymouth Yacht Club. The day was very warm… Continue reading

Heber & Caroline – A Love Story – Letter Fourteen 6/1/1924

When our mother passed away I was going through her things and found a stack of letters written by my maternal grandfather Heber to my maternal grandmother Caroline (aka Carrie). The letters cover… Continue reading

In and Around Sandwich

Here is another view of a popular area in my hometown of Sandwich on Cape Cod. During the good weather you will quite often find a number of boys and others fishing Shawmee… Continue reading

Emma and Bryce

Every now and then I have to throw a couple updated photos of the grandkids in there. Emma and Bryce.

A Little Small Town Americana

Walking a little further around my hometown of Sandwich on Cape Cod I have included some more examples of why I love this area so much. It just screams small town America. In… Continue reading

The Simple Things In Life

Does anything scream more summer than clothes hanging on a line to dry? Ah the simple things in life!

Beautiful Yards for Beautiful Homes

Today I was walking around my town taking some photos of local sights. I came upon these mailboxes and just fell in love with them. Nestled amongst roses and ivy they were so… Continue reading

Heber & Caroline – A Love Story – Letter Thirteen 7/27/1924

When our mother passed away I was going through her things and found a stack of letters written by my maternal grandfather Heber to my maternal grandmother Caroline (aka Carrie). The letters cover… Continue reading

Brady – A Cabo’s Cloud Blog Buddy From Cape Cod

Originally posted on CABO'S CLOUD:
I first saw this week’s blog buddy, Brady, about a month ago on Liz Thomas’ wonderful blog called, Elizabeth Thomas Photography of Cape Cod.  He reminded me…

Boston Public Garden, Massachusetts

The Boston Public Garden really are a magical place especially on a beautiful sunny day. It is the perfect place for just slowly wandering, seeing gorgeous flower, swan boats filled with people and… Continue reading

Our New Little Tenant a Male House Sparrow

For Mother’s Day my son and his girlfriend Bri bought me a new birdhouse. They know how much I love birds. So we put our latest birdhouse on a tree that it right… Continue reading

Heber & Caroline – A Love Story – Letter Twelve 7/22/1924

When our mother passed away I was going through her things and found a stack of letters written by my maternal grandfather Heber to my maternal grandmother Caroline (aka Carrie). The letters cover… Continue reading

Iconic Swan Boats in the Boston Public Garden

If you ever decide to visit Boston from the spring through fall you absolutely must walk over to the Public Garden. The swan boats are a well known tourist attraction and for good… Continue reading

Sibling Love

  How often do you see a brother and sister who just love each other to pieces? Well Emma adores her little brother. Bryce just idolizes Emma and is astonished by everything she… Continue reading

Take Me for a Ride ~ Magenta Scooter

I love this vibrant scooter. Wouldn’t you love to buzz around town on it? The color only adds to it! It just screams “let’s have fun”!

In the Early Morning Light ~ Plymouth Harbor, Massachusetts

It was early morning and I happened to be driving by Plymouth Harbor in Massachusetts. I had to quickly pull over and snap this shot. The beams of sunlight breaking through the clouds… Continue reading

Let’s Go for a Ride

Hubby and I were at the Newport Flower show this past weekend in Newport Rhode Island. I saw this absolutely adorable bike and setting. Just had to take a photo of it!

Heber & Caroline – A Love Story – Letter Eleven 7/13/1924

When our mother passed away I was going through her things and found a stack of letters written by my maternal grandfather Heber to my maternal grandmother Caroline (aka Carrie). The letters cover… Continue reading

What Goes Through Their Minds?

Don’t you wonder sometimes what goes through their little heads? Morgan got a hold of an old fishing buoy out by our pool. She was playing with it in the water. Not to… Continue reading

Heber & Caroline – A Love Story – Letter Ten 6/30/1924

When our mother passed away I was going through her things and found a stack of letters written by my maternal grandfather Heber to my maternal grandmother Caroline (aka Carrie). The letters cover… Continue reading

A Pretty Peony

Of all flowers the Peony is my most favorite. I find it so sad that their season is short. If I could fill my garden with these flowers I would. I just think… Continue reading

Heber & Caroline – A Love Story – Letter Eight – 6/17/1924

When our mother passed away I was going through her things and found a stack of letters written by my maternal grandfather Heber to my maternal grandmother Caroline (aka Carrie). The letters cover… Continue reading

The Garden Is Starting to Pop

Flowers are finally starting to pop in my garden. It really seems late this year. But now I am getting color and I love to see it. My iris, catmint, garlic clove and… Continue reading

Which Do You Prefer?

I’m working on my still life images again. I would love to know which one of these images you prefer. My favorite is the first. I’m not positive why. I think because it… Continue reading

Heber & Caroline A Love Story – Letter Nine – 6/24/1924

When our mother passed away I was going through her things and found a stack of letters written by my maternal grandfather Heber to my maternal grandmother Caroline (aka Carrie). The letters cover… Continue reading

An Acquired Taste

Hubby and I rescued Virgil our Pug several years ago. It was on a total whim and we knew nothing about Pugs. But poor Virgil was in such a sad state and so… Continue reading

Garden Adornments

I love little statues and things that you adorn your garden with. I got this quirk you might call it from my mother. Over the years I would see the unique things she… Continue reading

Such Love and Adoration

A little over eight years ago we had a dog named Alex. He was part yellow lab, part golden retriever. A gentle giant he weighed in at approximately 125 lbs. He was a… Continue reading

Unique Again This Year

  Okay so I might be driving you crazy with all these flowers photos. But I am a gardener at heart. I love every flower as it pops open. I am so taken… Continue reading

Although Small and Pretty They Are Invasive!

The first flower that blooms in my yard are these violets. They pop up just about everywhere. A word of warning which I myself should have heeded, these flowers are very invasive. If… Continue reading

Heber & Caroline A Love Story – Letter Seven – 5/24/1924

When our mother passed away I was going through her things and found a stack of letters written by my maternal grandfather Heber to my maternal grandmother Caroline (aka Carrie). The letters cover… Continue reading

In The End It Is Always Worth It

There are times in late winter and early spring when I think about the amount of preparation it is going to take to get at all my gardens up and running. Quite often… Continue reading

Just Playing

I’ve just been playing with the different manual settings of my camera and of course at this time of year the perfect setting is the garden. I have so many little areas I… Continue reading

A Mix of Old and New for a Perfect Result

The story behind this still life image is you can mix old and new for a perfect result. My mother, my Aunt Stelle (Mom’s sister) and my Grammy Chaulk were all amazing bakers… Continue reading

Hidden Talent

I am still doing my still life photography class but things have been so crazy over the past couple months that I don’t always have the time to compose the shot and take… Continue reading

Morgan and the Chuck-It

My granddaughter Morgan came over for a visit the other day. And while playing in the backyard she found our dog’s “Chuck-It’. For those of you who don’t know what a “Chuck-It” is,… Continue reading

A Wonderful Mother’s Day with Family

  This year on Mother’s Day my daughter Allison and her husband Chris hosted brunch. My granddaughter Emma and grandson Bryce were all dressed up for the occasion. It was a wonderful day… Continue reading

Heber & Caroline A Love Story – Letter 6 – 5/20/1924

When our mother passed away I was going through her things and found a stack of letters written by my maternal grandfather Heber to my maternal grandmother Caroline (aka Carrie). The letters cover… Continue reading

Truly Awe Inspiring

I just love this time of year. As each flower newly blooms I feel like a kid on Christmas morning. I look at them with complete awe. You would think I had never… Continue reading