A Sign of Spring

It is flowering Crabapple season here in the Northeast. Actually it’s almost gone by. This and a Bradford Pear tree are two of my most favorite flowering trees. I just love them. The… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = TRADITION

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

Old versus New

One of the things I absolutely love about Boston is the old surrounded by the new! There are so many examples of buildings from the 1700s, 1800s and some older in the middle… Continue reading

Puggy’s Not Sure About Babies!

The Novelty of the North End

I really can’t tell you what it is about Boston’s North End that I absolutely love, love, love. Perhaps it’s the most phenomenal, excellent and authentic Italian food you’ll ever have. Could be… Continue reading

Boston City Skyline At Dusk

This is the view I had from my hotel room while staying in Boston last week. I could see the Zakim Bridge, the Tobin Bridge, Old City Hall and more. It’s always a… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = SPARKLE

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

Who Knew Garlic Chive could be so Pretty?

Rose of Sharon Seed Pod

 

Two Angels

Our Word View – Word of the Week = REALITY

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

A day with family!

       

More Beautiful Weeping Cherry

Flowering Quince

First Sign of Spring a Lilac Bud

 

The Rising Sun

Weeping Cherry Tree Flowers

Time with Grandpa

  It’s my dolly Papa! You can hold her but what is that fuzzy stuff on your face? Oh it feels funny! Okay I’m getting sleepy now! Just going to rest here for… Continue reading

Through the Morning Mist

Old San Juan Puerto Rico a Visual Treat

If you’ve never been to Old San Juan in Puerto Rico you are in for a visual treat. The rainbow of colors of the houses is fantastic. So bright and cheery everywhere you… Continue reading

How Many 87 Year Olds Do This?

How many 87 year olds do you seeing doing this? My mother Dot does! I know someone, somewhere is saying why aren’t you helping her? Well my mother refuses to let anyone in… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = QUINTESSENTIAL

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

Knick Knacks and Things

I bought this sign for my sister a number of years ago and love it! Some of my sister’s knick knacks and collectables.

Fishing Caribbean Style

Our Word View – Word of the Week = POSED

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 Top Ten Favorite Blogs

Thank you to Ruby Canoe for nominating me for this award! So very nice of you. As part of the award I am to nominate ten of my favorite blogs. Here they are… Continue reading

From Terror a Sense of Community

This past week was surreal. Hubby and I returned home from Puerto Rico after almost two weeks. We returned from hot, sunny temps to cool and dreary. But one sign of spring in… Continue reading

Boston Proud

Sunrise Through The Mist

Boston Massachusetts

Our Word View – Word of the Week = OPALESCENCE

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

A Day With Dad

Don’t Judge A Book By Its Cover

The wooden shack is the restaurant! Don’t judge a book by its cover! Fortunately before my husband and I came down to Puerto Rico he did a lot of reading on Trip Advisor… Continue reading

Hold On I’ll Get It!

A Little Wave Action

I took these pictures from the 9th story balcony of the condo we were staying in. I used my little “Canon Power Shot” and the zoom surprised me with how close and clear… Continue reading

I Never Knew It Was There

I happened to be taking some photos of this young girl and her little sister playing tennis. At the time I took this picture I was so focused on her I never saw… Continue reading

This Is How Life Is Meant To Be Lived

Just Enjoying the Day…Man!

Never Too Old to Swing

Our Word View – Word of the Week = NEMORAL

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

Pigeons Flock the Park

 

Playing In The Park

 

My Hubby’s Vice or Maybe It Was Mine

My hubby has one bad vice.  Well actually I’m sure I could name more but this is the one that jumps out at me, cigars. He loves his Cigars. He is a connoisseur… Continue reading

No No No He’ll Eat Me!

Who Burns in the Shade in Puerto Rico?

Who burns in the shade? Not my Italian Portuguese husband! He just has to step into a sunbeam and he is tanned a dark brown. Nope it’s me. I come to a Caribbean… Continue reading

Puerto Rico at Sunset

Manomet Beaches, Plymouth, Massachusetts

While at my sister’s house on Sunday my son and I took a walk up and down the beach. The beach and seawalls have suffered much damage from the hurricane and two subsequent… Continue reading

Puerto Rico Here I Come

Hubby and I are off to Puerto Rico for ten days of sand, sun and surf! I will pop in for a visit here and there but mostly will be lounging on the… Continue reading

Let Me Take You for a Ride

The bicycle is the most civilized conveyance known to man. Other forms of transport grow daily more nightmarish. Only the bicycle remains pure in heart. ~ Iris Murdoch

Buoys