On Today’s Date in the Past: Bay Bridge:  Old and New Times Square is So Overwhelming… Neon Mickey D’s Wordless Wednesday:  Nest

I love that my company doesn’t just celebrate Earth Day, but Earth Week.  Every day this week we were challenged to embrace a different activity to help our planet.  Today we were welcome to take oak seedlings from the atrium home to plant.  I helped myself to four cherrybark oak seedlings that my son helped […]

Better Half and I each had a different favorite iris photo.  I won’t tell you which of us liked which shot best, but I do want to hear which photo you prefer! Iris Photo #1. Iris Photo #2. On Today’s Date in the Past: Reflected Red Tulips in Bryant Park

Last year, I planted six fruit trees on the east side of our yard — one pair each of apple, cherry, and peach.  I started calling it our “orchard,” and Better Half rolls his eyes every time.  I’m so excited because the trees are mature enough this year for us to eat the fruit (rather […]

If you make it through a cold, dark, snowy, awful Midwestern winter you are treated to an amazing parade of colors and blooms come Spring.  For the past few weeks, every time I step outside, I feel my breath taken away by the beauty of the world in bloom.  These are the flowers on one of […]