Lunar-Like Landing at White Pocket and South Coyote Buttes

Lunar-Like Landing at White Pocket and South Coyote Buttes

Travel to the Earth’s version of the Moon at White Pocket inside Paris Canyon-Vermilion Cliffs National Monument.

Snow a Welcome Change to DC Scenery.

First substantial snow for DC in a while seems to be a welcomed change from all the rain the area has experienced of late.

Exploring the Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge–a Photo Essay

Exploring the Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge–a Photo Essay

I’m going to keep the words to a minimum in this post.  Over the last five months I’ve spent a good deal of time exploring Cambridge, MD and the Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge region of the Eastern Shore. What a spectacular place. Postscript: Places like Blackwater NWR are currently at risk of losing funding because […]

On the trails of Tour du Mont Blanc

On the trails of Tour du Mont Blanc

In June, I decided to bite off a chunk of adventure on a manageable scale, and headed to Chamonix, France to hike in the Alps on the infamous circuit surrounding the Mont Blanc massif, commonly known as Tour du Mont Blanc (TMB).  A more reasonable, but still challenging morsel of exploration. For good measure, I threw in a glacier hike because why the hell not, when I’m surrounded by world famous, mammoth glaciers.

Photo Journal: A Close-Up on Captiva Island, Florida, Under a Big Banyan

Photo Journal: A Close-Up on Captiva Island, Florida, Under a Big Banyan

You never know what will come of your friendships with neighbors.  In the fall of 2002, my husband, children and I moved into a home in Northern Virginia which backed up to a much older, Antietam, farm house with trellis anchored flowers growing up the white siding layered with generations of paint.  For years we heard about her home […]

A Mid-Winter, Early, Fall Day

A Mid-Winter, Early, Fall Day

On the road this weekend to North Carolina–Wilmington and Wrightsville Beach area.  Sunday morning photos from the trip.  A little #MondayMotivation On a more local, professional side, just finishing up a little photo project for Cushman and Wakefield on a freshly renovated commercial property in Tysons Corner.