Early June Wildflower Walk

This is a trail we do our regular walking on for exercise.  We normally go before or after dinner.  It seems like not long ago we were here walking in the snow, surprised to see another person out there with the same idea.  Today was especially wonderful because the weather was just right, birds singing,…

Flowers, Vegetables, and Herbs

Here’s a boquet of happy flowers from my garden from 2 years ago. All flowers are beautiful and wonderful just like people. I still have to organize my flowers for this year. I have some transplanting to do. My herb and veggie gardens are all planted and doing well, especially with all the rain we…

Happy May

Happy May ~ I spent some time outside this morning on this gorgeous Spring day.  I’m so happy the hummingbirds arrived today !!! One of my feeders is right outside the window where I do dishes.  This is where I grow my veggies. So far I have garlic and rhubarb coming up. More amazing photos….

Camping Road Trip – April 2018

This week hubby and I stayed in a cabin for 2 nights at Kooser State Park.  We were able to visit 10 new State Parks on this trip, so now we have been to 102 out of 121 Pennsylvania State Parks.  We always try to hike and explore interesting things at each park.  Plus we…

Hayloft Petting Zoo

I have been visiting this petting zoo since I was a little girl. I love making collages out of my pictures. They tell the story of adventure, exploring, and fun times in a way I could never fully express with words.

Peach Passion Fruit Smoothie

3 Bananas 1 passion fruit 1 Cup of fresh or frozen peaches 2 Cups of spinach 20 oz. of water 1-3 T. Of chia seeds, optional  

Smoothie Time

I started having a smoothie every morning a year ago. I make myself a big one and save some for hubby. I use 2-3 bananas Frozen or fresh fruit – blueberries, strawberries, peaches, pineapple, mango, cherries, etc. A couple of handfuls of spinach and/ or kale. Ground flax, chia seeds, or hempseeds And water or…

Bathroom Cleaner

So I wanted to share this awesome book I picked up at the library and the all natural cleaner I used today. (pg 154) It’s fabulous, I definitely recommend trying it. I used tea tree oil… I’m going to enjoy a relaxing bath later. Here are some nice all natural products I’ll be using. I…

Fun Museum Pictures + City of Reading, PA

Over the cold winter months, we still love to go hiking but sometimes we enjoy doing fun things indoors like visiting museums. We went to two museums and a Home & Garden Show. First up is the Antique Automotive Club of America Museum in Hershey, PA: This bus was used in the movie Forest Gump:…

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…