Georgia Garden Gazing

A glorious day for gazing at gardens on Skidaway Island! This garden tour featured beautiful gardens that were seen in their prime viewing mode today. We hopped on an open golf cart and sailed away under the BLUE skies of Skidaway Island. The temperature reached over 90, but the air Continue Reading


Move over food, tours, art and ghosts because this week-end in Savannah will be all about BOOKS! Cold weather has settled over the fair city, but even last week-end the cold did not put a pall on the pretty sites around town. The Savannah Book Festival 2016 is here! From Continue Reading


Its another Savannah Christmas. Now that I have one holiday season under Santas belt, I am getting to understand the Southern flavor of the yuletide. First you can forget the snow. Instead you have moss dripping from the trees. It will float to the ground but you never have to Continue Reading

Taos Blooms

A few months ago, our son was married just outside of Taos. I mentioned in a previous post, our task to bring blooms to a field in El Prado for the celebration. El Prado is a beautiful spot, high in the mountains, thousands and thousands of feet about sea level. Continue Reading


Nantucket is an Island like no other. With a rich maritime history and a population committed to her conservation, she manages to use tourism to her advantage while still maintaining her integrity. For years we visit her shores in either June or September. The crowds arrive in July and stay Continue Reading


Play the music for a country song. New Mexico, the wild West for an Easterner like me. Heaven feels near in Taos. If you dont believe in heaven, you will believe in SOMETHING bigger than yourself when the place seeps under your skin. The smell of sage lifted and swirled Continue Reading

Wildflower Ways

Behind our son and daughter-in-laws new home in Taos, a wildflower meadow was in full bloom, bordering a pasture and adjacent to the artists studio. When they departed on a well deserved holiday, we came to stay to watch over their canine family. No small task, as that encompassed an Continue Reading