Walking Through the Trees

We’ve camped at Highlands Hammock State Park (Sebring, FL) on various occasions. There are beautiful trails which take you through various ecosystems.  It’s amazing to see how in such a relatively small area… Continue reading

What I Miss the Most

About six years ago, my family moved from Miami to Ocala.  Two beautiful, but very different cities.  Every time we visit Miami, I remember why we moved: peace, quiet, much less traffic…  But,… Continue reading

Two of my favorites…

Walking Inside the Clouds

After our experience above the clouds at Chimney Rock, we strolled along the Hickory Nut Falls Trail. We were now inside the clouds. Magnificent eeriness surrounded us as we made our way along… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Journey

He’s begun his journey… solitary, but not alone, headed for the unknown. St. Joseph Peninsula, on the panhandle of Florida, is an extraordinary beach. Our visit was in the winter. We camped at… Continue reading

Above the Clouds

I’m not a world traveler – not by far. My travel experience is mostly limited to the flatlands of Florida (sad!). So, when I traveled to the mountains of North Carolina my speech… Continue reading

Finally – Color and Warmth!

Because it was cold and wet, our visit to the Biltmore Estate, was limited.  We could not walk the ground as we hoped…  But, though the day was dreary and gray outside, in… Continue reading

Misty day… just our luck!

I planned this vacation for so long…  I bought the tickets to a candlelight tour at the Biltmore Estate far in advance.  But, as with the rest of the trip, this awaited day… Continue reading

Seeing Double