Floating On Air

This weekend I had an opportunity to literally float on air. I went on a glider ride! A glider is a motorless aircraft that is towed into the sky then released to glide on air currents. Elmira, NY which is located in the Southern tip of the Finger Lakes region is known as the “SoaringContinue reading “Floating On Air”

Fun at the Farm

The Finger Lakes region is now full of red, gold and orange colors announcing that fall has truly arrived. To enjoy the full fall experience we recently headed to Smithome Farms. Nestled between rolling hills on St. Rt. 352 in Big Flats you will find a Corn Maze, Hay Wagon rides and an expansive PumpkinContinue reading “Fun at the Farm”

Chamberlain Acres Indoor Market

After a very busy Saturday this past weekend, I decided to spend Sunday relaxing while shopping. Whenever possible, I shop local and it doesn’t get much more local than the farmers market at Chamberlain Acres. The Chamberlain Acres nursery and garden center is located at 824 Broadway St. Elmira, NY. When you arrive you willContinue reading “Chamberlain Acres Indoor Market”

Sunset Hike at Sperr Park

Tucked away in Big Flats, NY is a hiking trail that will give you an amazing sunset view. The trail runs beside a pond that is home to a multitude of wildlife. Tonight the atmosphere was alive with the sounds of birds and other musical creatures. As we made our way down the trail weContinue reading “Sunset Hike at Sperr Park”

Hummingbirds

I was so excited yesterday to finally capture two hummingbirds with my camera. I see hummingbirds often all around the Finger Lakes region. These two were in Big Flats. When you are exploring the Finger Lakes region keep an eye out for these adorable little birds. They are quick little boogers! And on a sideContinue reading “Hummingbirds”