Oakes Garden Theater

In the midst (and mist) of the hustle and bustle of Niagara, lies a quiet oasis.  So quiet, in fact, that we literally stumbled upon it, following an intricately patterned  sidewalk flanked by manicured shrubbery. The cheerful colors were a delight to the senses, seemingly extending a cordial invitation to enter an area we soon … More Oakes Garden Theater

The Rose

If the rose puzzled its mind over the question how it grew, it would not have been the miracle that it is.    -J. B. Yeats

Queen Victoria Park

Being a flower fanatic, my attention was easily diverted from the amazing, powerful natural wonders that flank the U.S./Canadian border, to the cornucopia of color found at Queen Victoria Park. Located on the Canadian side of Niagara Falls, directly across the street from the viewing area walkway, Queen Victoria Park is teeming with a myriad … More Queen Victoria Park

Abundant Blooms

It would be remiss of me to omit pictures of the flower gardens located at the Dr. Suess National Memorial Sculpture Garden, especially in light of the fact that I absolutely love to photograph flowers!  These beds were immaculate.  It was obvious that each bloom was painstakingly tended to by folks who, like Dr. Suess, appreciate … More Abundant Blooms