• Royal Botanical Gardens - Flowers in Canoe

    Royal Botanical Garden

    If you caught my post earlier this week about my trip to Niagara Falls, then you know that was just a stop over on my way to Toronto to visit family. Visits with family usually consist of catching up and eating. But one afternoon that I was there for my long weekend away, I went to the Royal Botanical Gardens outside Toronto. As many of you know, I love flowers so a botanical garden is a great place for me to spend a few hours! The gardens were really nice and I wasn’t sure what to expect when I went because it is towards the end of the summer so I wasn’t…

  • Photography,  Travel

    Photo Challenge: Dreamy

    This past week’s photo challenge from The Daily Post was dreamy. I’m sharing a photo I took last December when I went to visit some family in Georgia. We went to see the Garden Lights at the Atlanta Botanical Garden which offers a whole host of Christmas lights, decorations and music along a pretty, light filled trail. This shot I took seemed particularly dreamy to me because the picture is dark and the lights glisten off the wet ground. I really do love the reflection of the lights off the wet pavement. The blue and green lights are muted so they’re not bright and in your face. The lit up tree at…