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While still enjoying all four seasons, I am lucky to live in a place where flowers can bloom outdoors at least eight months a year, from at least March to October.  Although I prefer the beauty of flowers in their prime, there was something about the way that these end-of-life wildflowers looked in the late afternoon […]

As I prepare myself for roughly four months of grey, dreary outdoor shots, here are a ridiculous number of flower shots from the Overland Park Arboretum and Lake Lenexa while there is still color outside. What do you think?  Do you have a favorite below? October Flower Photo #1.  Some sort of black-eyed susan type […]

There were so many beautiful flowers throughout France at the beginning of September.  Here are three of my favorite shots. What do you think?  Do you have a favorite photograph below? French Flower Photo #1.  Wild Poppies in the town of Amboise between the Chateau d’Amboise and Chateau du Clos Luce. French Flower Photo #2. […]

Legend has it that Claude Monet noticed the small village of Giverny while looking out of a train window.  It must have been love at first sight, because he quickly moved there and rented a house nearby.  By 1890 he had enough money to buy the famous pink crushed brick house with green shutters and […]