11 June

Equine Advocates

Equine Advocates

The mission of Equine Advocates is to rescue, protect and prevent the abuse of horses through education, investigation, rescue operations, the dissemination of information to the public and the operation of a horse sanctuary for slaughter-bound, abused and neglected horses. Learn more about their work here.

28 October

An Afternoon with Sari Caine

An Afternoon with Sari Caine

Sari Caine is a NYC bred actress, playwright, and chess instructor. Her plays have been produced at IRT, Jimmy’s No. 43, John Chatterton’s Short Play Labs/Roy Arias Theater, and The Strawberry Festival. Visit Sari’s site – http://www.saricaine.com – to learn more about her and her creative endeavors.

16 August

Storm King

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Storm King

On our way upstate to celebrate our anniversary, we stopped by Storm King Art Center and biked around the sculpture park. This center may truly be one of the most beautiful places I have ever visited – well manicured, perfectly wild, stately serene. The intersection of sculpture and nature, contrast of textures and colors, use […]

22 July

HEART Volunteer Photography at CAS

HEART Volunteer Photography at CAS

HEART is an organization dedicated to providing services that are “specially designed to provide a combined focus on human rights, animal protection and environmental ethics.” Their “direct services to educators and students, as well as city and state level advocacy efforts, enable [HEART] to significantly impact the way young people think about their responsibility to […]

18 May

Catskill Animal Sanctuary

Catskill Animal Sanctuary

On Saturday we spent the morning in Saugerties, NY, touring Catskill Animal Sanctuary, home to numerous critters that were mostly rescued from hoarding, abuse, and neglect situations. Despite their troubled pasts, the animals are quite loving, and they seemed to enjoy posing for me. CAS Mission “Catskill Animal Sanctuary’s mission is to rescue and rehabilitate […]

9 March

Orchids at the New York Botanical Garden

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Orchids at the New York Botanical Garden

The Orchid Show at the New York Botanical Garden. And some other beauties we saw that day in the garden’s permanent collection.

23 February

Montauk in Winter

Montauk in Winter

Yesterday David and I drove the three hours from Queens to the end of Long Island where we enjoyed a walk around the Montauk Point Lighthouse. The drive was more than 200 miles round trip and a mostly beautiful with ocean pines lining much of the highways, the clear blue sky lit with cold February […]