Winter Upgrades {2017}

My winter upgrades were born out of necessity. Lucky Brand Jeans Last year I proudly claimed my more muscular bottom half and gave away all my too small jeans. Unfortunately, my health dilemmas from the second half of the year resulted in a loss of nearly 20 pounds over the course of several months. And… {read more}


The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they do not have any power. Alice Walker

Intentions :: March 2017

March is arriving tomorrow! I had a feeling the first few months of this year were going to be swift. February was a lovely local month, with another quick trip to New York. I finally visited Niagara Falls and it was worth the wait. March 2017 Intentions Read Start Where You Are: A Journal for Self… {read more}

Showing up.

Courage starts with showing up and letting ourselves be seen. Brené Brown

Year Long Intentions :: 2017

We are over seven weeks into 2017. Time seems to go by so quickly these days. Similar to last year, I’m planning year long intentions to carry through December. Daily Read. This is a repeat from last year. I’m carrying on with my plan to read at least on book each month. Reading first thing… {read more}

Burn inside.

What you want to ignite in others, must first burn inside yourself. Aurelius Augustinus

A few changes on the blog.

Now that we have settled into 2017, it’s a good time to make a few shifts and changes here on the blog. Most notably, I’ll be moving to posting twice a week {instead of three}. And my monthly iPhone Favorites will be going away. The best place to see all my recent captures is over… {read more}

What is life for?

What is Life for? It is for you. Abraham Maslow

iPhone Favorites :: January 2017

My one and only getaway in January was to Eastern Long Island. And it was fantastic. Locations of each photograph, going clockwise: :: Westhampton Beach {New York} ::Montauk {New York} :: Montauk {New York} :: Lashley Beach {New York}

2017 Bucket List {Free Printable}

If you have plans to check off items on your bucket list in 2017, this printable is ready to capture each one. The 2017 bucket list printable has three sections for individual lists. Each section has lines for eight items. Download the printable: Blue Green Pink Purple