Category Archive: nature

151/365 Cape Cod Gardens Will Soon Be Blooming

22/365 A Frozen Drip

 

16/365 Nature

The beauty of nature.

9/365 Bourne Massachusetts

https://www.etsy.com/listing/263096203/massachusetts-photography-bourne?ref=shop_home_active_20 A beautiful park located in Bourne Massachusetts.

8/365 A Fresh Fallen Snow

Nothing more beautiful than a fresh fallen snow!

A Flower a Day ~ Purple Clematis ~ Day Three

Purple Clematis An early sign of spring a Clematis in vibrant purple.

A Flower a Day ~ Weeping Cherry ~ Day Two

Weeping Cherry Who knew that a Weeping Cherry depending upon the time of year could give two different looks of the same flower. Weeping Cherry

Autographs of Angels

They are autographs of angels, penned In Nature’s green-leaved book, in blended tints, Borrowed from rainbows and the sunset skies, And written everywhere–on plain and hill, In lonely dells, ‘mid crowded haunts of… Continue reading

Black and White Flower Photography

There is beauty in the simplicity of a white flower against a black background. They have an ethereal and luminescent quality. Flowers… a proud assertion that a ray of beauty out values all… 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Female Duck

And sitting on my roof with the Mallard Duck from the previous post was this beautiful female duck. They both decided to hang out on and off for a couple of days.

Mallard Duck

A close-up view of a Mallard Duck. This bird was sitting on my roof with his mate resting for several days on and off. I think he was waiting for us to open… Continue reading

With Hopes of Summer to Follow

Although all the flowers are not yet in bloom the little glimpses of what is to come is beautiful. My Weeping Cherry tree was in full bloom this past week. It seems to… Continue reading

Heritage Museum & Gardens, Cape Cod, Massachusetts

There is a beautiful and magical place on Cape Cod in Massachusetts. It is called Heritage Museums and Gardens in Sandwich. It is acres of magnificent nature trails just waiting to be explored… Continue reading

Gold Finch

Print available for purchase here I’m not quite sure what it is about birds but I am totally drawn to them. I have a bird feeder set up so I can watch them… Continue reading

15 Days and Counting until Spring!

The first day of spring is in 15 days! Woohoo! Can you believe it? Quite frankly I am a little skeptical. As I am writing this it is once again snowing here on… Continue reading

A little snow can go a long way!

I know this winter has been remarkably tough here in the Northeast. We have gotten more snow than we have in an incredibly long time! But when the snow is freshly fallen as… Continue reading

They May Be Dead But They’re Beautiful

In the wintertime I am not always motivated to go out in the cold and photograph landscapes. I try to find the extraordinary in the beauty of the ordinary. Today I perused the… Continue reading

The Beauty of a Freezing Rain

        My last post addressed the beauty in the snow and fog. Today we had a rain, which soon froze after the temps dropped below freezing. As I walked into… Continue reading

Beauty in the Snow and Fog

I took each of these photos from my car as hubby and I were driving home from Maine. We had just had a snowfall that morning with about four inches of snow on… Continue reading

Are You Ready For It?

Fall is coming. How do you feel about it? I’m not sure if I’m ready or not. I have thoroughly enjoyed this summer because it has not been oppressively hot. Actually it has… Continue reading

A Field of Wildflowers

Where I vacationed in Maine there was a big open field beside the house and it was full of wildflowers. I thought they were absolutely beautiful and an early sign of fall. However… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = GRAND

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE… Continue reading

Rustic Red Barn

I don’t know what it is about old, rustic, dilapidated buildings that I love. I just feel as though they have so much character. I love to photograph them. This one is in… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = FLOURISH

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = BLOSSOM

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE… Continue reading

Maine Grist Mill

One of the things I love about many locations in New England is the historic buildings and landmarks. Some are not even identified. You will be driving down some side road out in… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = OUTSTANDING

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE… Continue reading

A Colorful Cape Cod Landscape

Available for purchase as a print, canvas, or pillow here… I know this probably is not timely but I took this photo last fall while Hubby and I were out for a walk… Continue reading

An Enchanted Landscape!

There is something to be said about a fall landscape at 8 am in the morning. The light filters through the branches of trees to highlight some leaves casting a golden glow. The… Continue reading

Like a Monet – Jenny Grist Mill Plymouth

One morning last week before starting my day I thought I would venture to some new unchartered territories. My friend Barb had taken several photos at this location and I had completed forgot… Continue reading

What a Magnificent Animal

What more do I have to say? As you can see this is one mighty and magnificent animal. Any horse lover would be drawn to this incredible creature.  

A Rainbow of Fall Colors in New England

I just can’t post enough photos of New England in the fall. It is an absolutely mesmerizing time! The colors: vibrant red, bright orange, lemon yellow, russet brown, and of course green so,… Continue reading

A Historic Wooden Covered Bridge

In Denmark Maine there is an incredibly beautiful historic wooden bridge. An absolutely perfect autumnal setting! Perfect place to visit.

A New England Kind of Fall

There is nothing as colorful or beautiful as New England in the fall. The vibrant colors are as if you are looking at a magnificent oil painting. Fiery reds, brilliant oranges and luminescent… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = NIGHT

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE OF THE… Continue reading

My Love for an Off-Season Beach

I have lived on Cape Cod for over 24 years now and you may find this funny but I never go to the beach in the summer. Well let’s just say I avoid… Continue reading

The Beauty of Nature

When you are in photography you can never sit still and just look. You see things in a different way. I am always looking at the way light affects things. How the sun… Continue reading

I’m Ready for Fall

Two weeks ago if you had said to me fall is coming I would have screamed “No, no, no!” But the weather has slowly been cooling since that time and there is just… Continue reading

The Perfect Time of Year

I love this time of year on Cape Cod. It is hard to describe but it happens every year. There is a specific sound that always develops in August. I wait to hear… Continue reading

Sunrise over the Harbor

There is an advantage of getting up at 4:30 am to leave your house an hour later at 5:30. You often get to witness Mother Nature at her best. One of two times… Continue reading

That Perfect Time of Day

  There is a perfect time of day when the sun is slowly sinking in the sky and it casts a golden glow on everything it touches. As it pours through the trees… Continue reading

The Hour of Soft Light on Wareham Massachusetts

There are two times of the day that are my most favorite for taking pictures. The first is soon after the sun starts to rise and about an hour before it sets. This… Continue reading