Late Summer Musings

I’m so glad the cool fall weather has arrived.  The clear blue skies are as crisp as as the falling leaves.  And I really enjoy listening to the crickets outside my window as I fall asleep at night. We recently enjoyed a late summer walk at Thomas Darling Nature Preserve.  It’s a groundwater-fed glacial wetland. …

Camping in Maryland

Hubby and I went camping in Maryland last week for 3 nights.  We had so much fun!  We stayed at Pocomoke River State Park and visited Ocean City, MD, Assateague Island,  and Chincoteague Island.  I grew up going to Ocean City with my family, plus hubby and I camped 8 years in a row at…

Cape May Point State Park & Cape May Wildlife Refuge

Cape May Point State Park and Cape May Wildlife Refuge are both amazing places to visit in New Jersey.  I have taken a lot of inspiring photographs at both places and created wonderful memories as well.  Hubby and I love to go shopping and eat at nice places, but for the most part we love to pack…

Memorial Day 2018

On Memorial Day, I think about my grandfather.  He had 8 siblings, grew up on a farm and walked to school without shoes.  He fought in WW2 and had a near death experience.  If he hadn’t survived, I wouldn’t exist today.  He was always my hero, and not only because of what happened to him. …

In The Moonlight

We used to go camping at the beach on Assateague Island. Back in 2006 we had so much fun one particular evening. The sky was clear and I saw the moon rise over the ocean. Hubby went to take a shower and missed the moonrise. We just had so much fun and even saw sattelites…

Cape May

This is the Lighthouse in Cape May, NJ. Hubby and I have been going here since 2000.   I try to find new things for us to do when we visit Cape May. I found a beautiful wildlife refuge for us to check out the last time we went. The sunsets at Sunset Beach are always…