Things That Make Me Smile

img272Happy Friday, everyone!  Are you as excited as I am that the weekend is here?  I had one of those weeks that you don’t want to repeat.  I had to say goodbye to my beloved Pug, Maggie.  I did not want to let her go and found those final moments with her gut wrenching. read more

Things That Make Me Smile

Photo1-72Some weeks are more significant than others.  Like this past week, for instance. President Obama ‘s public swearing-in occurred on the national holiday honoring slain civil rights leader, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.  During the ceremony the President used King’s bible and for the second time, Abraham Lincoln’s bible as well—a deeply respectful gesture recognizing the two men Obama has said he admires more than anybody else in American history. It was a beautiful moment to witness.  A moment that made me smile. read more

Things That Make Me Smile

mary30I’ve been walking a lot lately, camera in hand, trying to capture the last vestiges of fall and trying to accept the fact that Christmas is right around the corner! Are you finding it as hard to believe as I am? read more