Can’t We All Just Get Along?

I was thinking this as I walked the West Ashley Greenway and watched all these different species of wading birds as they feasted on small fish and molluscs at low tide this morning. They were all courteously minding their own business as they went about their day....

Merry Christmas 2020

It’s been one heck of a year, but no better way to close it out than to celebrate Christmas with family and friends. This day that marks the division of the way we count time, BC and AD. That’s one significant birthday. May 2021 bring peace, joy and HOPE!...

Blending of the Faiths

I understand that this may sound a little different to Jews and Christians alike, but for our family, the celebration of Hanukkah has been a sweet time as we prepare to celebrate Christmas.  Why would Christians not celebrate miracles that God performed in the...

Happy Thanksgiving 2020

So this year I tagged along with some friends who have a tradition of doing Thanksgiving differently. Instead of eating themselves into a stupor, they choose to hike. The origin of this tradition is another story for another time, but this year they invited me to tag...

Studio Pet Portraits

This is Brick, a magnificent Standard Poodle, not sure of his lineage but a fine specimen and extremely well behaved. Posing is second nature to him, as he comes from a showbiz background. As I think I have mentioned before, treats, squeaky toys, good boy breaks, etc....