Sunset Beach

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

Mountain Laurel

The mountain laurel along our driveway is blooming.  The flowers look like little umbrellas, they are pretty amazing.  Also, my phone camera takes nice photos. ☂️🌸💗🙂    

Picking Strawberries

This morning we went to pick strawberries.🍓🍓🍓 I thought about how I used to pick them from my grandparent’s garden when I was a kid. I knew I shouldn’t eat them all so I made sure to leave them some lol. Those memories make me so happy! This will be our 5th year in a…

Helping Turtles

Turtles often travel across busy roads to find a spot to lay their eggs.  It’s important to move them to the other side of the road in the direction they were heading.  Snapping turtles shouldn’t be picked up and can be gently nudged along.  If a turtle is injured and still alive, they should be…

Shenk’s Ferry – National Wildflower Week

National wildflower week is the first full week of May.  I wanted to celebrate by writing about Shenk’s Ferry Wildflower Preserve. Shenk’s Ferry is located near the Susquehanna River and is named after the Shenk Family, who operated a ferry across the river in the 1800’s. New signs and a new parking lot were added…

Lititz Park – Tulips

We saw these bright red & yellow tulips at Lititz Springs park on Sunday.  We wish for everyone to have peaceful moments.

Lititz Park – Ducks

Yesterday we stopped by Lititz Springs park for a few minutes to see the ducks.  We wish everyone a pleasant day.

Sunset Ride

Tonight before dinner we enjoyed a ride to see the pretty sunset.  

Pepper Jam!

Every spring, I love visiting Kitchen Kettle Village.  It’s so charming with many beautiful shops to explore.  The best is the Jams & Relish Kitchen where you can sample everything they sell.  They also have pickles, salsa, homemade cookies, and sooo much more.  I discovered that I really like the pepper and seedless jams. So…

My Garden Notes – Irises

I saw these gorgeous irises at Whole Foods yesterday.  I had to take a picture of them to share.  Iris is the Greek word for rainbow and there are 300 species of iris. 😸 Blue flag iris is native to the northeast.  I will look for them at the native plant sale, as the ornamental…