A foggy morning…

It was one of those magical mornings that unfolds like pictures from a postcard, the fog was thick and lay low. ¬†It would be a shame” to not stop and smell the roses” I thought as I drove through the streets . The buildings were hardly visible, like the moors of a page from a…

Photo of the day ! #SummerOf2017 series

Purple Coneflower /Hedgehog Coneflower /Echinacea purpurea is a North American flowering plant of the sunflower family. It’s a classic perennial that blooms throughout Spring to late summer and one of the most popular native wild flower.It has a large center cone ¬†(hence the name Hedgehog Coneflower ) surrounded by pink purple petals.It is highly attractive…

Picture of the day ! #SummerOf2017 series

  Photo of the Day¬†#SummerOf2017¬†: It’s Friday, what’s not to love ? Breathe in, take in all of nature. Remember nature does not hurry , yet everything gets done ! Happy Friday, y’all ūüôā

Go Hawks !

Two weeks ago during our morning walk over the weekend, we saw a couple of people standing under a tree and looking up. Wondering what the commotion was about that early in the morning on a weekend, we stopped by, to look up at the tree, what we found was a laundry bag seated firmly…

Picture of the day! #SummerOf2017 series

Exotic looking  Asiatic Summer Lilies stood under the mail box elegantly adding drama to the landscape with their brightness and heavenly fragrance during our morning walk today . Spread their cheer, will ya ?

A visit to The Bahai House of Worship

Driving through the downtown traffic on a beautiful sunny day, we reached Evanston, a city in Cook County, 12 miles north of downtown Chicago.The village of Wilmette , where the Bahai house of Worship is situated, is a 10 minute drive from there through a beautiful neighborhood along the lake Michigan. Nothing could ¬†have prepared…

Picture of the day! #SummerOf2017 series

Have been wanting to post the pictures I capture each day on random stuff, that caught my attention to stop and click.Being a lover of nature, there will be a lot of ¬†nature pictures for sure and others that might have made me stop and smile awhile or reflect upon.This is a promise, to post…

Strawberry Coconut Rava Laddoo’s

It’s summer time here ,everywhere you turn you find delicious, sweet and juicy strawberries and I picked my share of it this weekend. The ¬†temptation to try something new with the fresh fruits in hand was so strong this beautiful weekend…… ………..that when I finally decided to try strawberries in a laddoo, I was pretty…

Summer is here….. when pictures speak louder than words !

“C’mon it’s almost summer, time for swim lessons”, said Mamma Duck as she gracefully moved with her lil’ ones ¬† Riding the summer wave , making beautiful memories ūüôā A wedding in town, the wooden bridge over the river strewn with rose petals………romance thick in the humid summer air Chirping birds and jumping chipmunks around…

Caught Unawares

A quacky kinda romance : Spotted on my walk this morning, gazing deeply into each other’s eyes oblivious of the walkers by, in a backyard filled with flowers, LOVE was in the air !

There is something about beautiful evenings…..

Walking our pet around the park with a slowly setting sun in the background, ¬†I saw ¬†a man ¬†sitting and reading a book in the ¬†slanting sunlight ¬†across the green grass, the soccer field was empty perhaps his grandkids were playing at the park slides, he was having some time for himself, basking in the…