Sunrise Quote

This week Nikki at Flying Through Water has asked us to consider the prompt of the word persevere. Sunrise Quote. This morning as I watched the sun rise above the Atlantic Ocean in Carolina Beach, North Carolina, I was reminded of this quote: A little Wednesday Wisdom: Even the darkest night will end, and the sun [...]

Quiet Reflections from the Beach

Quiet Reflections from the Beach

Today is Day 4 of our vacation at the beach. We are in Carolina Beach, North Carolina Sand dunes...sea oats...and salt marshes. The beach is such a recharging place for my soul. The ocean waves crashing. The pelicans dipping low onto the horizon, skimming the surface, looking for their next meal. The seagulls swooping down to [...]

Doors of Edinburgh Scotland

Doors of Edinburgh Scotland

It's been a while since I've participated in a Thursday Doors post. Don't know what Thursday Doors is? It's a place where door lovers of the world come together to share photos of, what else.... doors.  It's hosted by Norm 2.0 and you can check out other doors here. After checking out Norm's fabulous doors, scroll [...]

Stirling Castle

Stirling Castle

  Stirling Castle. The day after we arrived in Scotland we took the train to Stirling Castle. The people working the ticket counters are amazingly helpful. We ended up getting a groupsaver ticket because there were three of us.  With all the train travel that we did, this savings was a welcome surprise.   Besides [...]

National Monument of Scotland

National Monument of Scotland

I am still sorting through photos from my trip to Scotland, but I'm so excited to share some of the sights that I thought I'd just start at the beginning. We landed in Edinburgh around 10:00 in the morning. After getting my newest passport stamp, I collected my luggage. We then made our way to [...]