Art, Deep South, Knoxville, Life, Nature, Photography, Uncategorized


If you have never been to the Ripley’s Aquarium in Gatlinburg, TN then you are missing out.  Not only do they have a fabulous new penguin exhibit, but it’s my favorite place in the world to just watch the jelly fish.  They are so relaxing and just beautiful…in the tank.

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Art, Life, Love, Personal, Photography


Thanks to a fantastic Christmas present, that I’m not sure I deserved, I’ve had the privileged  to play around with the new photoshop!  Here are two of the images that I’ve played around with using the HDR toning setting.

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Holidays, Home, Knoxville, Landscape, Life, Love, Nature, Personal, Photography, Uncategorized

The Long Winter

It’s been a surprisingly cold winter here in Tennessee.  Usually we don’t get snow, or ice, or snow and ice together.  But a few weeks ago, just as the Christmas season was kicking off, we woke up to this.

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