We are nearing the end of July with another rainy/stormy day…in fact, scattered storms for the next 5 days bringing us into August. So with June being one of the wetest June’s, July being a mixture of rain and actual “summer” I am already starting to look forward to August with hope! I am hopeful […]
27th Annual Quick Check Festival of Balloons
We took one of our famous “day-trips” and had an amazing afternoon at the 27th Annual Quick Check Festival of Ballooning in Readington, NJ. This year’s festival took place July 24-25-26. We went on Sunday afternoon thinking we would be safe from storms (according to online weather site). Then, after driving nearly 2hrs and only about […]
Dinner on the Hudson @ the Hudson House
The Hudson House River Inn located at 2 Main Street on the serene waterfront approximately 100 feet from the beautiful Hudson River in the quaint village of Cold Spring, NY in Putnam County. Cold Spring is well know for being a quaint antique shopping village. Dinner was absolutely amazing and delicious. I enjoyed fillet of sole […]
Flowers, planting and love….
My welcome stepping stone and imagine rock are nestled in my garden as you approach my front door. I live in a condominium so gardening space is limited so I love tucking stepping stones and/or ornamental objects where ever possible. For me I find peace in my garden. While I am certainly not an […]
Staycationing and lovin it!
I am blessed to live in a beautiful area, the Hudson Valley. My deck overlooks a beautiful man made lake (Lake Meahagh) which flows into the Hudson River. I love sitting on my deck listening to the many sounds of nature on a beautiful summer evening or enjoying my first cup of coffee early in […]