Treasure Hunting – a Valentine’s Day Tradition

After five and one-half hours of highway driving on I95 north, we turn east, toward the coast. Within minutes the salt marshes begin to appear. I am sure it looks like a swamp to a lot of visitors, but it looks like a river of gold to me. I can't quite explain the visceral feeling …

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January In Review

We Time This past month we traveled to Palmetto Bluff, South Carolina to celebrate Malcolm's birthday at a beautiful Montage resort. This part of coastal SC is called 'low country' and you understand why as soon as you turn east off of I95. Miles and miles of marshy, low-lying wetlands are mesmerizing. The photo on …

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Looking Back – Moving Forward

Last week I shared my WOTY, (word of the year) in a post where I lamented about needing MORE. When you scroll through the following post, you might wonder WHAT I could possibly want more of, but if you go back and read the previous post, I think you will understand. 2021 was both challenging …

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Christmas Around Our House

Deck the Halls December is my favorite month of the year. It is filled with hope and promise and generosity in ways that far exceed commercial adaptations. It is when we express our love for one another in ways that range from simple and heartfelt to extraordinary and excessive. Our circumstances may have changed (lingering …

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Giving Thanks – November Recap

Fair warning, this is going to be a long and photo-intensive post. I had planned to break it into two separate posts, but time got away from me and I didn't pull it together in time. Personally, I think that is a good thing since getting caught up in living is generally healthier than having …

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