Spring Snow Brightens the Day in Lake Placid

Spring Snow Brightens the Day in Lake Placid

Too little too late for skiing, but it is pretty. The dusting of snow that coated the ground this morning in Lake Placid was a bittersweet treat. After the warmest winter on record, there is no snow base to accept this post-equinox offering. In a normal winter, we...
Happy Fall Equinox 2015 From Lake Placid

Happy Fall Equinox 2015 From Lake Placid

How beautifully leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days. John Burroughs Fall arrived in Lake Placid this morning at 4:21 a.m. This time of year in the Adirondacks is usually noted for the outrageously colorful foliage, but the leaves are slow...
Mother Nature–the Ultimate Fashion Designer

Mother Nature–the Ultimate Fashion Designer

This year’s fawn photos! This stylish youngster stopped by Le Petite Great Camp in Lake Placid yesterday. I recognized him/her immediately. It was the haute couture coat that gave away this medium-size fawn’s connection to the tiny fawn who ran bleating...
The Adirondack Lifestyle Morning

The Adirondack Lifestyle Morning

Tea and Sunrise on Mount Marcy  It takes serious willpower and a good dose of distraction to proceed with hectic morning routines when the view in today’s featured photo unfolds outside one’s window. Despite life’s constant distractions, I lack the...
Happy First Snow of the 2014-15 Season in Lake Placid!

Happy First Snow of the 2014-15 Season in Lake Placid!

Today’s first snow of the season here at HQ, at ~2,200 feet elevation, arrived early and stayed all day. Temperatures hovered around freezing, cold enough to keep the wood stove simmering, getting ready for the predicted low of 24 degrees tonight. My camera and...
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