Tag Archive: travel

Stephane Gabart of My French Heaven

As many of you know several weeks ago hubby and I went on vacation. We spent two glorious although busy weeks in four various locations in France. The second place we stayed was… Continue reading

France

Well I’m back from vacation! Hubby and I spent 15 days in France. We visited Paris, of course, Saint Emilion, Sarlat and the Loire Valley. I can not even begin to say how… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = YARD

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 = VIVID

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

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

Faneuil Hall Marketplace North and South Markets

    In downtown Boston is a wonderful marketplace to visit. It’s called Faneuil Hall Marketplace. There is a series of four buildings. Faneuil Hall in the middle is full of every type… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = STRUCTURE

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

Blueberry Picking in Maine

My daughter, granddaughter and I went blueberry picking while in Maine. This is something I have never done before. I think after two hours I was lucky if I had a pint of… 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

Eel Pond, Woods Hole, Falmouth on Cape Cod

Woods Hole on Cape Cod is incredibly scenic. Eel Pond which is opposite the open access to the ocean is absolutely quaint. When you think of Cape Cod this is exactly what you… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = CAPTURE

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 Quintessential New England town… Falmouth, Cape Cod

On Cape Cod as I have mentioned before there are three major towns with a multitude of many in between. One of the towns is Falmouth and it is a hub of the… Continue reading

Oliver Mills Park in Middleborough Massachusetts

On Nemasket Street in Middleborough Massachusetts there is the most scenic area called Oliver Mill Park. The stream meanders in and around forming little pools of water and waterfalls. In amongst the overgrown… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = YARD

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

Have you ever visited Falmouth on Cape Cod?

Have you ever visited the town of Falmouth on Cape Cod? Here are some summer views of Main Street. It is the epitome of a larger Cape Cod and New England town. There… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = XANTHIC (yellow, yellowish)

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

Main Street, Falmouth, Cape Cod Massachusetts

  On Cape Cod there are three major hubs or little cities. Falmouth, Hyannis and Provincetown. If you’re from Cape Cod you know that in summer from Falmouth to Hyannis can take you… Continue reading

Boston Harbor

When you visit Boston there is the most wonderful “Harbor Front Walk”. It meanders its way along all the wharfs in Boston from the North End right on down the line. On a… Continue reading

Boston Swan Boats

“Boston Public Gardens” If you visit Boston a must see is the “Boston Public Gardens”. Not to be confused with “Boston Commons” which is just across one main road. And in the garden… Continue reading

A Step Back in Time, Martha’s Vineyard.

I live on Cape Cod, which is a large spit of sand, which juts out into the ocean off the coast of Massachusetts. Just off of the Cape Cod coast are two very… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = QUAINT

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

There is a Paris in Maine

Who knew that Paris was in Maine? And within Paris set up on the hill is what else but Paris Hill. It is a beautiful Town with a green right in the center… 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

We Headed North to the Snow!

While most people I know are trying to get away from the snow at this time of year, Hubby and I have deliberately gone to it. We have been vacationing for the past… 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

Portland Maine

Portland Maine. Purchase here… A three hour drive north of Boston and into Maine one of the larger cities is Portland. Hubby and I visited here last fall for the first time. What… Continue reading

The Always Scenic Harbor on Cape Cod

I have said it so many times before, that I never take for granted the fact that I live in such a scenic and beautiful area! The unique architecture partnered with quaint Towns,… Continue reading

Classic Maine Architecture

This is a classic example of some of the beautiful old homes and buildings you will find in Maine. I can’t remember exactly which harbor I took this in but it was on… Continue reading

A Solitary Beach

Cape Cod Beach. Purchase print here… This is the time of year that if you decide you want to walk along the beach alone you’ll have plenty of opportunity. It is a perfect… Continue reading

Wychmere Beach Club, Harwich, Cape Cod Massachusetts

Wychmere Beach Club, Harwich, Cape Cod…. Purchase print here… Recently I have been posting photos from various locations on Cape Cod. One of the most scenic harbors is Wychmere Harbor, in Harwich on… Continue reading

Moored for the Day

Purchase print here… Every time hubby and I take the time to go to the beach or take a drive along the coast I feel so, so fortunate. I love the ocean. I… Continue reading

Standing Guard

Purchase print here… This seagull let me walk right up to him and he wouldn’t flinch. He was standing his ground watching over the pier and the entire fishing fleet in Chatham on… Continue reading

Racing Home!

Purchase print here… As hubby and I were walking the beach in Chatham this past Saturday we watched this boat come racing back towards the harbor. There was something special about this shot… Continue reading

Bridge to a View

Hemlock Wooden Covered Bridge, Fryeburg Maine. Purchase print here… I am always amazed at the level of construction that goes into a wooden covered bridge. They are a piece of art to behold.… Continue reading

A Raging Snowstorm

I always feel so fortunate to live within a very short distance of the ocean. I never take it for granted. Hubby and I go to the beach mostly in the off-season to… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = BILLOWING

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

Feeling Thankful and Blessed!

The Christmas decorations are now away. And another year has passed.  Twelve more months have flown by and are now a memory. We are preparing to be buried by a blizzard that will… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = ZOO

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

Fryeburg Fair Amusement Park Maine

Last October my hubby, some family, and friends all took a trip to Maine. Of course it was while the Fryeburg Fair was on. I have mentioned this event previously. It is the… Continue reading

The Bug Light, Plymouth Harbor, Massachusetts

If you are in a boat headed out into Cape Cod Bay from Plymouth Harbor you always pass the “Bug Light”. It marks the entrance to Plymouth Harbor and safe passage by the… Continue reading

Fryeburg Maine a Winter Wonderland

It’s so hard to describe this scene as it unfolded. We were driving down a side road and as we came around a bend, then crossed a river, slowly the mountains rose on… Continue reading

Red Roofed Barn, Denmark, Maine

There are areas of Maine that are very rural. Denmark Maine fits that bill. In winter the old beautiful homes and barns just want to make you pack your bags, throw a for… Continue reading

Winter at the Brewster Gardens in Plymouth

Sometimes you come upon a view and it just seems as though it was taken out of a storybook. This was one of those times. The moment was perfect. It was snowing lightly… Continue reading

Bridgton Maine

Print available for purchase on ETSY… Sometimes you visit a location and it just transports you back to a different time. Bridgton Maine is one of those locations. About three hours north of… Continue reading

Old State House, Boston, Massachusetts

Print available for purchase on ETSY here… Smack dab in downtown Boston right around the corner from Faneuil Hall is the iconic landmark the Old State House. This is a prime example of… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = UNINTENTIONAL

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 Mix of Old and New

PRINT AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE ON ETSY HERE… Several summers ago Hubby, my brother, sister-in-law, my daughter and I went into Boston on July 3rd to see the Tall Ships. What a sight to behold.… Continue reading

Faneuil Hall Marketplace A Magical Spot to Visit

Print available for purchase on ETSY here… If you ever visit Boston a must stop spot is Faneuil Hall Marketplace. Not only is there a plethora of stores there are restaurants and an… Continue reading

Well I Can Dream Can’t I?

Print available for purchase here on ETSY… Let me take you out to the backyard and we can sit and relax for a while! Just kidding… I wish this were my yard. A… Continue reading