Maasai Mara and safariLive

WildEarth – safariLIVE in the Maasai Mara, The Mara Triangle, Kenya… Screen Shots taken from the safariLIVE program, presently filming in the Maasai Mara, Kenya.  Broadcast Live twice a day on YouTube. Some of my favorite scenes are the Iconic views seen in The Mara Triangle. The Sausage Tree Pride are the lions in these…

Decoration Day…

Memorial Day, was originally called Decoration Day, a day of remembrance for those who have died in service of the United States of America.  As a child I remember my Grandparents calling Memorial Day, Decoration Day.    I asked; “Why is today called Decoration Day? “, it was explained to me, this is the day…

Mardi Gras

Happy Mardi Gras…  I was craving beignets & cafe au laits, sooo, I bought French Market coffee online and I made fresh Beignets..

Happy Thanksgiving

Did you ever wonder what your turkey looked like before you bought him at the grocery store?  A day at the farm; we saw this big beautiful tom turkey… Big Tom enjoyed following the kids around the farm…

Celebrate Women’s Dive Day on diveLive!

diveLIVE is a free, twice-daily, interactive, expert-hosted marine safari broadcast via the internet LIVE from under the ocean. (Update diveLive is no longer live, but you can view past shows on diveLive’s YouTube channel.) In 55 feet of water off Grand Cayman Island. Is this magnificent mermaid statue named Amphitrite.  In Greek mythology, Amphitrite was…

Happy Easter

Ceramics, that’s what we called it back in the ’80’s…  Once a week you got together with your friends or relatives and drove to the nearest place that offered their shop or barn to outsiders/customers, and choose the project you wanted to paint.  The place I drove to, was in the country, about ten miles…

Happy New Year

Hope 2019 is happy, healthy, & prosperous for everyone! Some of my favorites from 2018…

First Grammy Awards

While looking for events that took place on this day in history, I found that on May 4th, 1959, the first Grammy Awards were held.  Everyone loves some sort of music, so I thought I would post some of the very first winners! The First Grammy Awards, these awards recognized musical accomplishments by performers for…

Easter in St. Augustine

There is lots to do in St. Augustine, leading up to and including all day Easter Sunday…  I have included just a few.  You can find most of the activities planned for Easter at OldestCityEaster.org. BLESSING OF THE FLEET… Palm Sunday, April 9, 2017, 12:00 noon at St. Augustine Municipal Marina… Blessing of the Fleet in St….

St. Patrick’s Parade

The 7th ANNUAL ST. AUGUSTINE CELTIC MUSIC & HERITAGE FESTIVAL 2017, was 2 days of fun beginning Saturday March 11 and continuing on Sunday March 12 at Francis Field.  The St. Augustine St. Patrick’s Day Parade was held on Saturday at 10 am before the start of The Celtic Music & Heritage Festival. We headed…