Farewell, My Beloved Eleanor

Farewell, My Beloved Eleanor

My beloved little Eleanor (aka “Sweet Girl”) passed away on Monday, May 16, 2016. While holding Eleanor and waiting for the vet to come in for that final shot to put her to sleep, I was thinking about the first time I held her. When I met Eleanor, she...
Foggy Morning Glory

Foggy Morning Glory

I took these photos early in the morning when there was a particularly dense fog. It presented an irresistible photo opportunity! When I woke up and saw the super heavy thick fog in the morning, I had to grab the camera and drive out to Woodland Beach, which is about...
Beaches & Beauty

Beaches & Beauty

One of the things I’ve been loving about my new home in Delaware and on the Delmarva (Delaware-Maryland-Virgina) peninsula is that we’re surrounded by water.  There’s the Delaware bay, only 8 miles east of my home, the Chesapeake Bay due west and the...
An Afternoon at Assateague

An Afternoon at Assateague

I have wanted to go down to Assateague / Chinoteague Island since I moved down to Delaware. I had been waiting until after the “tourist season”, and finally made the roughly 2 hour drive down on a comfortably cool October weekend. The sky was fluctuating...
Goodbye Chamberlain, Goodbye

Goodbye Chamberlain, Goodbye

My wonderful little Chamberlain died June 2, 2014. He had been with me since 2004 and had been found as a stray in the Montgomery County Pennsylvania countryside. Chamberlain was a spunky little black & white cocker spaniel who had a particular affinity with senior citizens, so I figured his previous owner was a senior. He totally loved my Mom…

My New “Baby” – a Starved Pittie

My New “Baby” – a Starved Pittie

A few days ago I found a very frightened and lonely pit bull wandering on my street. I don’t live in a part of town where you see stray dogs roaming around, so this was bizarre. I saw her from across the street and it was obvious that she had recently had pups and that she was skin and bones.