One of my favorite things about living close to the beach is being able to get up early and witness a beautiful sunrise over the Atlantic Ocean. There is nothing quite like it ... (well, I would include beautiful sunsets too!) One morning in June, my husband and I decided to get up early and … Continue reading St. Augustine Sunrise, a stunning sight!
Washington Oaks Garden State Park is just a little down the road from St. Augustine in Palm Coast ... those of us that live in St. Augustine often call it one of "our" parks because it is so close. If you have never visited, it is a must see! Located on a barrier island between … Continue reading A beautiful park you must visit in Palm Coast, Florida
Living in Florida is such a blessing to me. Why? Because I love the beach! St. Augustine, if you've never visited, is a quaint little town with beautiful beaches along the northeast coast of Florida. It's not your typical "beach" town, and I think that's what I like! The beaches here are family friendly and … Continue reading Oh, What a Sight! So much to see at the beaches of St. Augustine
Canvas prints are a fabulous way to decorate the walls of your home, but let’s face it, they can be very pricey. I have splurged on a few occasions and bought already made canvases (professional photographers) and I have also used online coupons (Groupon) to purchase canvases with my photos. I am pleased with both, … Continue reading Creating Your Own Photo Canvases
What is a "mosaic"? Well, it's a picture or design that is created out of pieces, generally broken pieces, of tile, stone, or glass. Mosaics are created on top of a surface, such as a wood design, tabletop, wall, floor, glass, or other surfaces. Mosaics have been around a long time and are a huge … Continue reading Making Mosaics at Rembrandtz in St. Augustine
Glimmering blush in the sky just above the blue waters on a warm night in June Beauty and wonder lighting the night, its the Strawberry moon On June 28, 2018 I witnessed the Strawberry moon from a beach in St. Augustine. What a spectacular sight! The full moon, named the Strawberry moon, perhaps derived the … Continue reading Strawberry Moon over St. Augustine
Have you ever done something, a normal activity, where you expected nothing out of the norm to happen, ... then things don't go as expected and you suddenly have a STORY to tell? Well, this is one or those times. If you are a walker, definitely read on. Even if you're not a walker, read … Continue reading A Walk That Became A Rescue
Thanks for joining me! Before I had children and while they were young, I really enjoyed writing. To me, writing is a way to share you heart, share your thoughts, and share your ideas. Writing for me was an outlet. Something happened to that "writing" person along the way of raising two boys. Life, busyness, … Continue reading The Journey Begins