USS Zumwalt (DDG-1000) is a guided missile destroyer of the United States Navy. I have a LOT of photos from our June trip to Maine that I still haven't processed or even looked at since we got home. The Zumwalt is complete and has left Bath Iron Works, I thought this would be a great time to share a few photos that I shot of the vessel while we were in Maine this year. So ... Click to continue reading & see more photos
Travel has become more important to me as I have aged. I used to be a homebody, content to stay home most of the time. Now, I love to see new places and also enjoy photographing them. We traveled in our vehicle, on our motor yacht, and now we will travel with our RV.
Hurricane Hermine has been with us for the last 17 days!! Yep, 17 days ago, we started hearing about it. So far, it has had many names. It has been a tropical wave, tropical depression nine, category one hurricane Hermine, tropical storm and now a post-tropical storm and/or cyclone (I have heard it called both). The storm passed through North Carolina yesterday and last ... Click to continue reading & see more photos
The August Sturgeon moon was almost full last night. Mr. B took me for a drive to see if I could get a few photos. The moon actually rose about fifteen minutes before the sun set and the sky was quite hazy, so the moon was difficult to see at first. The photo below is pretty much how it looked.""Full Sturgeon Moon – August The fishing tribes are given credit for the naming ... Click to continue reading & see more photos
We have been upta Maine for about six weeks. We got back to NC a bit over a week ago. The reason for the trip, as many of you know, was to get our camp ready to sell so we could list with a realtor. We worked hard but still had time to play and best of all to visit with friends and family. Today, I thought I would share some photos that I took on a photo trip with my good ... Click to continue reading & see more photos
Memorial Day, a federal holiday in the United States, is a day to honor and remember military personnel that died serving in the armed forces. Yesterday, while in New Bern, North Carolina, I visited the National Cemetery. From Wikipedia: "The holiday, which is observed every year on the last Monday of May, originated as Decoration Day after the American Civil War in ... Click to continue reading & see more photos
We have two beautiful waterfront properties for sale on pristine Nicatous Lake. What is available? Two lots, located in the south basin of the lake, with buildings on a private, gated road (Lots 24 & 25 on 32-33-0 road) with a combined water frontage of over 500'. Each of the lots is described below. Click on any photo to see a slideshow of full-sized photos that ... Click to continue reading & see more photos