In pursuit of discovering beauty in my daily adventure of being a mom of nine



Seasons at Longwood

If you have been a follower of my blog for a period of time, you will notice that many of my pictures feature the beautiful Longwood Gardens. Situated in the Brandywine Creek Valley in Pennsylvania, the 1,077 acre Longwood Gardens... Continue Reading →

Waterlilies and a Dragonfly

Thankful Thursday: My Tripod

Yesterday, I visited beautiful Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania. I have visited many times before but each time I visit, the Gardens feature something new and different with the changing of the seasons. When I visit Longwood Gardens, I... Continue Reading →

Longwood Gardens Chrysanthemum Festival

In November, my husband and I escaped our daily routine and drove two hours to Kennett Square, PA to visit the spectacular Chrysanthemum Festival at Longwood Gardens. It was a wonderful respite from the busyness of our life, having just... Continue Reading →

Lights at Longwood

Click on the picture for a larger image. This is a response to the Weekly Photo Challenge: Community

Focus on the Details – Longwood Gardens

Living life with a child can speed up life quite considerably. Living life in a big family can move the pace to near the speed of light. Life goes by so insanely quickly, that sometimes we miss so many important... Continue Reading →

Whispering Bench at Longwood Gardens

If you ever find yourself at Longwood Gardens in Pennsylvania, make sure you and a friend (or few) sit on the ends of the whispering bench.  When you whisper from one end towards the center, your friend on the other end... Continue Reading →

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