Up before the sun

Yes, I headed out for another photo walk this morning.  It was crazy hot, already above 80 degrees before 6:00 am.  And for us, humid.  I guess that will help me really appreciate fall when it arrives. Although the sun came up and shined beautifully for a few moments, it hit clouds and throughout my…

Yes, life IS just a bowl of cherries!

And to quote the song by Doris Day: Life is just a bowl of cherries Don’t take it serious; it’s too mysterious You work, you save, you worry so But you can’t take your dough when you go, go, go So keep repeating it’s the berries The strongest oak must fall The sweet things in…

Apple-Peach Sauce (yum)

After running across this post, and making this delicious Maple Blueberry Jam, I decided to get creative with apple sauce.  Recently I had discovered a jar of apple sauce in my pantry and it was so good. I cut up several apples, poured in several frozen organic peach slices, and turned up the heat (medium…

Tiny Beach Library Discovery

On Coquina Gulfside Park, in Manatee County, Florida, I discovered a Little Free Library.  Such a cute discovery.  I took photos with plans to do more research into this organization at a later time. On the Little Free Library website I found information on how to start a library, purchase materials, donate, and a map…

My Sandals Bahamas Adventure

We recently returned from our second visit to a Sandals all inclusive resort. Our first visit was six years ago to the Sandals resort in Antigua to celebrate my 50th birthday. We had an amazing time. When asked, my husband requested a return trip to a Sandals resort for his retirement celebration. I was happy…