Tag Archives: charleston

Awe-Inspiring Angel

Today we spent a fabulous day visiting the famous Angel Oak on Johns Island, South Carolina, not far from Charleston.  However, let me start out by saying that you should never believe what you read on the internet.  When we … Continue reading

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Clogged pipes!

My Mom always asks me how I think of what to write in my blog and what photo to use.  The funny thing is, sometimes it just flows out of me like water from a tap, but occasionally the pipes … Continue reading

Posted in Birds, Blogging, Isle of Palms, SC, Motivation/Inspiration, Nature, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Combining Elements

As I mentioned the other day, we all have certain things that we are drawn to when we are out exploring with our cameras. I, for instance, love to photograph flowers and trees like this beautiful flowering cherry tree (I … Continue reading

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Admiration of an artist

I know you’re going to say that I am stuck in South Carolina mode, but there is just so much in that area of the world that appeals to the photographer’s eye (not that I’m an expert by any means). … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Charleston, SC, Local Artistry/Crafting, People, Photography, Vacations | Tagged , , , , , , | 11 Comments

Soldiers? No! Comedians? Yes!

If you have been following my blog for a while, I think you might be starting to understand the craziness I live with in the form of a husband and two sons.  I showed you my husband’s sense of humour … Continue reading

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A Visit to Fort Moultrie

When we travelled to South Carolina last March, we stayed with my parents on Isle of Palms, where they were vacationing for the Winter months.  Isle of Palms is a barrier island north of Charleston Harbour and is connected by … Continue reading

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The place where the Civil War began

Both of my sons are very fascinated by history – military history in particular.  In fact, they both won the history award at their 8th Grade graduations.  So, when we were planning our trip to Charleston, South Carolina last March, … Continue reading

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Fly like a bird…..

Watching seagulls gliding effortlessly along the seashore or Canada geese flying in perfect formation or a hawk diving for its prey always leaves me in awe.  Have you ever watched the flight of a bird and wished you could fly … Continue reading

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Back to Nature

It was a truly chaotic day at work yesterday, and then when I got home I had the joy of dealing with multiple incompetencies in the world of customer service.  So, I started thinking that a little peace was in … Continue reading

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The Four Corners of the Law

Yesterday I showed you some of the beautiful old homes of Charleston, SC, and today I want to show you the heart of downtown Charleston, commonly referred to as the Four Corners of the Law.  The name took hold because … Continue reading

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