Posted in Beginnings, Critters, Earth, Eastern Shore, Exploring, Gifts, Gratitude, Maryland, Mindfulness, Nature, Photography, Playful, Quotes, Sky, Spirit, Walking & Wandering, Water, Weather

15 Things

Reflections on ice.
Reflections on ice.

Sometimes we know the best thing to do, but fail to do it.  New Year’s resolutions are often like that.  We make resolutions because we know it would be better for us to lose weight, or get fit, or spend more time with our children.  The problem is that a resolution is generally easier to break than it is to keep.

~ Peter Singer

Continue reading “15 Things”

Posted in Air, Autumn, Cats, Critters, Earth, Eastern Shore, Fire, Friends, Gifts, Gratitude, Lagoon, Mindfulness, Nature, Photography, Quotes, Spirit, Walking & Wandering, Water


The Festivus Flamingo
The Festivus Flamingo

Frank:  Many Christmases ago, I went to buy a doll for my son.  I reach for the last one they had — but so did another man.  As I rained blows upon him, I realized there had to be another way!

Kramer:  What happened to the doll?

Frank:  It was destroyed.  But out of that, a new holiday was born.  A Festivus for the rest of us!

~ From the 166th episode of “Seinfeld”

Continue reading “Holidays”