We don't have to go far to be in the middle of really cool surroundings. Yes, there are locations much more dramatic. I can find really cool places to spend weekend afternoons in nearby North Carolina but most of the time Toccoa and the surrounding area suits Cocoa Joy and me just fine. TFC alums [...]
This may sound corny, but when I see these photos I just want to sing! Here comes the sun Here comes the sun, and I say, It's all right Little darling It's been a long, cold lonely winter Little darling It feels like years since it's been here Here comes the sun Here comes the [...]
And so the rain goes on and on and one. But we have the promise of a sunny Sunday, which means time with the dogs outside! Below is a photo of the same area in the fall of 2012! I love the seasons in north Georgia. Years ago, I lived in Savannah and the one [...]
Benches without people sitting on them are lonely. In Britain, they dedicate benches to loved ones and put their names on the back. But here . . . I like to put a little doggy on one and ask her to pose, which she does so easily.
Even thought these little guys looks worn, they all believe in Christmas! Each year, I have to take a photo of the Old Sautee Store's wreath. This year they placed them over the windows. Baskets of love and simple things that make Christmas much more warm and meaningful. And then there is always the fireplace [...]
I really love the colors of fall and especially the oranges and reds. This little trail is really at Camp Mikell near Toccoa. There's a rock wall at the end of it, and you can see the wall in this photo through the trees. I'll be honest this was one of my favorite Sunday afternoon [...]
I love this camellia (!) and I have been taking photos of it for years. It is located in my former neighbor's backyard. I keep asking her to root a clipping for me because I think it is so special. It's called Pearl Maxwell and and it grows best in places like Atlanta, which has [...]
L is for the way you look at me O is for the only one I see V is very, very extraordinary E is even more than anyone that you adore and . . . Love was made for me and you. —Nat King Cole