Pisgah Covered Bridge
So I’m just realizing that I never posted my pictures from my trip to the Pisgah Covered Bridge last fall. I posted them on Instagram but I forgot all about posting them here :-/ Back in October, we travelled to Asheboro, NC to visit this bridge I had been reading […]

Fall nature and photo hike to Pisgah Covered Bridge in ...

View of lake at Colonel Beatty Park
“There are dark shadows on Earth, but it’s lights are stronger in the contrast”-Charles Dickens Lately, I have been doing a great deal of introspection about my life and where I’ve been and especially where I’m going (probably because my birthday is near). I believe that being an introspective person […]


Two kids fishing at Col Francis Beatty Park in Matthews, NC
For this challenge I’m showcasing an old pic of my little guys (that aren’t so little anymore). They’re  brothers, best friends, fishing buddies and always partners in crime :-).  

Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Partners

Pumpkin patch
Halloween was last week and Thanksgiving is just around the corner. There are pumpkins everywhere! One of our favorite things to do as a family each year is to travel to our local farm and purchase a few pumpkins. We keep a few for display but cook the rest to […]

Foodie Photo Friday: Pumpkin

I saw this tree along one of the walking trails at Latta Plantation one morning. I’ve never seen a tree quite like this one before. I’m calling it a tree because it clearly is or was a tree but for the life of me I couldn’t figure out where the […]


I captured this little salamander with a blue tail while I was walking along a nature trail in Colonel Francis Beatty Park. I see these little salamanders all the time around my home but they’re usually green or brown depending on what they’re near. He obviously wasn’t in the mood […]

Salamander in Col. Francis Beatty Park, Charlotte NC