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



Monochrome Monday – Summer Reading

Yes, I handed him a book and said "sit here". But if I were to write a title, it would be "Summer Reading" and at that moment, he really did start reading The Black Arrow by Robert Louis Stevenson. This... Continue Reading →

Night of a 1,000 Lights

The Acacia Passage is lit up with beautiful lanterns during "Night of a 1,000 Lights" at Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA.

New Addition

Last weekend, I offered to take pictures of a young family who just welcomed their second child a couple weeks ago. I needed more practice in capturing family shots, in particular, of newborns. However, my favorite shots of the day... Continue Reading →

Happy Monochrome Monday

Happy Monday Everyone! Mondays can be tough for me (okay, they are usually tough) so I decided to start this Monday off with something positive and beautiful (and monochrome). In this image, I love how the viewer is drawn to... Continue Reading →

April: Macro in the Garden

Some of my kids rented macro lenses for me to try out for this week (early Mother's Day gift). I have always wanted to take a picture like this. Taken in New Jersey where you can find many of these... Continue Reading →

Monochrome Monday

Copley Place Shopping Mall, Boston, MA

Monochrome Monday

Today in New Jersey, the forecasters are predicting snow, then sleet (ice!), then rain. I, on the other hand, am dreaming of summer and sparkly fountains.

Monochrome Monday

A window in the thick wall of Sandy Hook Lighthouse in Highlands, New Jersey.

Metropolitan Monochrome

Stacy's post at Monochromia was my inspiration for this post. Thanks Stacy!

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