Organic

Organic Produce Replaces Failed Recipe

I’m confident it’s possible to control my autoimmune disease through organic produce. But, it’s NO easy task.  Since attempting a gluten, dairy and egg free diet, I’ve experimented with baking several recipes.  The key to this is EXPERIMENTED.  My daughter didn’t even want to eat the first attempt and she eats everything.  Through trial and…

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Creative Vision Comes Alive In Photography

The 100 Day Project is forcing my creative vision to come alive. After hiding deep down for SO long, this creative vision is slowly starting to reveal itself.  The art of photography emerges unveiling endless possibilities.  There’s a consistency in my art that I never knew existed. Over the past 15 years, I traveled to many…

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Majestic Bald Eagle Flies Overhead

Majestic bald eagle flies overhead. I know just where to look while driving the regular route home.  Just over a mile away, I discover an eagle’s nest perched high in the tree, along the river. My son has an enthusiastic knowledge of birds and he was ecstatic when I mentioned to him that there’s a…

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Amsterdam Fine Art Photography

Amsterdam Fine Art Photography Bicycles surround me, weaving in and out of traffic.  Boats tour the historic canals.  Amsterdam is known for the red-light district and cannabis coffee shops.  Endless opportunities for a fine art photographer. I wander into this flower shop and gaze at the bouquets of color surrounding me.  Inspiration hits hard.  It’s…

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Inspirational Urban Fuel Coffeehouse Conversation

This inspirational Urban Fuel Coffeehouse conversation made me finally realize something. I am NOT alone in this journey. Just when I feel alone and think I’m the only one struggling to figure things out, the inspirational Urban Fuel Coffeehouse conversation helps put things in perspective. For 20 years, I didn’t know what I wanted to…

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Serene Canoe Bay Organic Garden

I approach the serene Canoe Bay organic garden. Deer roam near the fence as I open the gate.  Walking through the Canoe Bay organic garden is pure serenity.  A true gift.  This silence is a form of therapy and meditation for me. The aroma of fresh greens and bouquets of color surround me. As I…

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Switzerland Fine Art Photography

Switzerland clouds black and white fine art photography

Clouds of Switzerland Fine Art Photography The mystical clouds in the Switzerland sky inspired this fine art.  The sun is always there, but sometimes it’s hidden by the clouds.  The clouds start to break away and reveal the sun. Just as life gives us opportunities that we don’t always see.  There’s a break from the…

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Urban Fuel Conversation

It was an unexpected Urban Fuel conversation that made my day. I walk into Urban Fuel Coffee House on this rainy, spring day.  It’s cold and damp outside, but cozy and inviting inside.  I’m greeted with smiles and offered a glass of water.  “Regular or cucumber infused?” they ask. Infused please.  I order my usual…

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Kohler Waters Spa Day

A day spent at the Kohler Water Spa is a day well spent. I schedule a day at the Kohler Waters Spa several times each year.  This particular spa day just happened to be two weeks before my due date.  There isn’t a better reason to get a maternity massage.  The only reason, I guess.  This…

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