Curious Crab

I love the ghost crabs along the beach. There are really small ones, then there are the big ones.  They are so cute.  I love watching them come out of their burrows then when a bird flies over, they scurry back inside.  They usually run away from people too, but this curious one in the…


I first saw an oystercatcher while walking along the beach several years ago. One landed a few feet from me and I stopped to watch in amazement.  I saw babies through someone’s binoculars another year.  Now they are one of my favorite shorebirds. We saw a few on our walk the other day and I…

Dolphin Watching

Hubby and I went on a whale & dolphin watch boat our first day camping in Cape May, NJ.  I went on one before a long time ago when I was 13.  My middle school went there on a field trip and that was my first time in Cape May as well.  I fell in…

Summer Walk Poem

A warm summer morning, full of peace and wonder, to capture and write about the beauty I saw on my walk. Blue skies and soft clouds, dragonflies and sun rays, red-winged black birds calling, and wild roses along the way. Following the breeze to the sea where I find calm ocean waves, seagulls, crabs, and…

A rose is a rose

“The rose is a rose from the time it is a seed to the time it dies. Within it, at all times, it contains its whole potential. It seems to be constantly in the process of change: Yet at each state, at each moment, it is perfectly all right as it is.” -Paulo Coelho

Bee Balm

“Every flower is a soul blossoming in nature.” -Gerard De Nerval Hummingbirds and hummingbird moths really enjoy the bee balm. ❤️

Toward Love

“No matter what is happening now, events will ultimately bend toward love the way a flower bends toward sunlight.” -Marianne Williamson

Sunset Beach

Tonight’s sunset was amazing after the great time we had today. I hope my posts inspire some peace.

Morning walk at the beach…

We went for a beautiful walk at Cape May Point State Park this morning.  We saw wildflowers, dragonflies, and birds. Took some nice pictures with the Nikon. We’re staying safe and having lunch back at the cabin. Heaven seems a little closer when you’re near the sea.🐚

Day Lily

Here’s your reminder to live in the moment, take it easy, and there’s plenty of time to do what you want to do.