Life is a ballgame...but you've got to play it fair-- Sister Wynona Carr. Welcome to my personal blog.

 

Prettiest site in the Bronx, other than Yankee Stadium…

nybg:

lainnafader:

New York Botanical Garden’s Orchid Show, 3/31/13.


Well hello my pretties! ~AR

We’ve come a long way, baby…

vintageblackglamour:

People voting in the 1952 presidential election in Harlem on November 4, 1952. Photo by FPG/Hulton Archive/Getty Images.

We’ve come a long way, baby…

vintageblackglamour:

People voting in the 1952 presidential election in Harlem on November 4, 1952. Photo by FPG/Hulton Archive/Getty Images.

Looks like Hurricane Donna caused even more damage to NYC in 1960…

adhocratic:

peterfeld:


Lower Manhattan (near present-day WTC) during Hurricane Donna, 1960.

Formerly West St and Cortlandt St, so right by the river. Storm surge from Sandy expected to be higher.

Looks like Hurricane Donna caused even more damage to NYC in 1960…

adhocratic:

peterfeld:

Lower Manhattan (near present-day WTC) during Hurricane Donna, 1960.

Formerly West St and Cortlandt St, so right by the river. Storm surge from Sandy expected to be higher.

A Giant Pumpkin Carving Weekend? How did I not know about this?

nybg:

Seed harvesting and carving progress. Day one of Giant Pumpkin Carving Weekend is a success! Full details: NYBG.org/Halloween/