Maple Seed on Emerald and Jade

Prints available in my Etsy shop here. I took a hike on a weekend in mid-September with my macro lens and captured this single maple seed. The seed is beige and fresh green, and the background is shades of emerald, aqua, and jade green. Using a macro lens encourages you to slow down and really look […]

Two Mile Hollow Beach, East Hampton

I photographed this seascape at Two Mile Hollow Beach in East Hampton, Long Island in August 2018 while visiting dear friends there. We brought the dog to romp around and enjoyed the sunset. Prints available my my Etsy shop here.        

Vintage Inspired Ferris Wheel in Hot Pink and Cream

I have always suffered from motion sickness, and it seems to get worse the older I get; I even have to watch from the ground as my family rides the Ferris wheel! The silver lining is that I have the opportunity to take photos of them… This whimsical ferris wheel photo exudes a fun, summer […]

Ethereal Marsala Austrian Forest

It’s been one year since my family traveled to Austria. Even my ten and eleven year-old daughters appreciated the cleanliness of the pristine mountain towns, and the healthy lifestyle – hiking and eating fresh, wholesome food – of its inhabitants. I photographed these woods as we followed the trail to Festung Hohensalzburg, the fortress perched […]

Orchid Vines, Window, and Gray Stone

I discovered this vine-covered stone building in Hallstatt, Austria. This photo has been in two exhibitions in Kentucky, part of a traveling show featuring the Female Photographers of Etsy.

Twilight in the Garden

I photographed this beautiful flowering tree in a garden in St. Johann im Pongau, Austria. The town is meticulously cared for and very lovely, surrounded by snow-capped mountains. A click on the image will bring you to my Etsy shop.

Lone Maple Tree

We are so fortunate to live in a community where fresh produce, meat, honey, syrup, eggs, and many more goods are grown and produced. There is an Open Farm Day once each summer which allows us to visit the farms to see how they operate. On Open Farm Day we were driving between farms and […]

Peonies

I love peonies. A riotous display of their pink blossoms can help the blandest yard look pretty. It is difficult to understand how such a mass of showy petals can fit into this small bud. As much as a peony in full bloom is stunning, the understated elegance of a peony bud is beautiful in […]