Mountains are my sanctuary, specifically, the enveloping cool, green, coziness of the Blue Ridge Mountains in North Carolina and Tennessee. Each visit I feel my blood pressure lowering as a calmness washes over me. I love the cool crisp air, sounds of a running stream, clouds that lay low in between the valleys and peaks (thus the name, Smoky Mountains), the bright blue skies of fall against the vivid colors of the… Read More
Our favorite wildlife sightings are Black Bears – usually, the yearlings that are so recently on their own they wander where they shouldn’t be, at times they shouldn’t. This little guy visited us one morning a couple of years ago and I shot this pic through the window. So far, this year’s visitors have been at night, protected by momma!
A search for a mountian picnic and escape from the news of the day.
I love mountains and this time of year we are usually packing to head to our home in the beautiful, tranquil North Carolina High Country. But, not yet. So today since mountains have been on my mind, I’m sharing a few of my favorite pics with altitude. I have one more treat to share. There are thousands of links to virtually visit museums, listen to concerts, and keep yourself entertained. For me,… Read More