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Stump Pass Beach Park

I recently discovered this secluded beautiful beach and preserve area in Englewood Florida.  Hiking trails pass through five distinct natural communities and provide homes for many species of wildlife including osprey flying overhead, gopher tortoises, snowy egrets, and great blue … Continue reading

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Fall Foliage Chocorua

The  3,500-foot Mount Chocorua is  one of the most frequently photographed mountains in the world  according to the “AMC White Mountain Guide”. It is certainly beautiful.  On a  clear day and binoculars, you can catch a glimpse of Mount Wachusett, … Continue reading

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Amazing Acadia National Park

About a month ago, I was lucky enough to visit beautiful Acadia National Park.  Here are a few facts about the park: Acadia is the oldest American National Park east of the Mississippi River and the very first where the … Continue reading

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Where Did They Go?

A cloud of mist covered everything and when it lifted they disappeared. That is the tale that is often told to explain the disappearance of the Anasazi Indians from Mesa Verde. The Anasazi built small farming villages that spread across … Continue reading

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Beer Can Island

Recently my new friend Anne Marie took me to Beer Can Island  in Long Boat Key.  Please enjoy some photos of this beautiful beach!  

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Wildlife of South Florida

These are some of the beautiful creatures I have encountered over the last few months in Southern Florida.

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More Venice Rookery

Please enjoy more photos of the beautiful birds of the Venice Rookery in Florida.   Anhinga  

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Venice Rookery

The west coast of Florida is a wonderland of beautiful birds, flowers, and experiences, from swimming with manatees, to listening to alligator bulls calling to their prospective mates. Great photographs are found just about anywhere, but there are some places … Continue reading

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Winter Wonderland

The northeast was hit last weekend with one of the worst storms in years.  However, the snow makes a dreary winter brighter and more beautiful.  “The snow doesn’t give a soft white damn whom it touches.” ― E.E. Cummings  

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Salem Witchcraft Trials

I  would love to visit Salem after a big Italian meal at my grandmother’s house in Wakefield. As a child, I was always fascinated with the city’s history and never tired of visiting the Witchcraft Museum and the Witch Dungeon. … Continue reading

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