Creatures and Castles

JEKYLL ISLAND, GA Conspiracy theory friends (or those who are interested in unpeeling some of the layers of  public awareness), I had one of those surreal moments the other day where I walked through time to the late 1800’s/ early 1900’s and saw  the infamous Jekyll Island Club… for those of you who aren’t familiar…

A Bit of STILLNESS

There was a recent AP article Travis and I came upon the other night– one that a renowned world globetrotter shared his foremost opinion on the best place to travel: Nowhere- that amongst all of the multi-tasking, constantly connected, airport-hopping lifestyles we need STILLNESS. Half of me agrees with him, the other half still yearns to see…

Phase II: Offshore Slogging

I know I spoke briefly last post about our time at Wrightsville Beach, NC.  Truth be told- we were there to capture a quick shot of my nephew serving a mission in the Raleigh NC area- currently stationed at the Hampstead Ward which was relatively close to shore (a mere 6 miles away:).  So we…

Phase II: Southbound via the ICW- Great Dismal Swamp

Today this quote by Mark Twain has especially touched my heart- Throw off the bowlines Sail away from the safe harbor Catch the wind in your sails. Explore, Dream, Discover. This morning we did exactly that and said good bye to Travis’ parents for the short term, waving our hearts out and looking forward to…