Since I’m the second owner of my house and didn’t select the original landscaping, I’m not sure what kind of tree is in my front yard, just east of the entry.  What I can tell you is that it has the most amazing pink flowers that bring me a ton of compliments each spring. On […]

This gorgeous, young deer let me get pretty close while hiking at Point Lobos in Monterey, California last August.  I’ve encountered quite a few deer on the Monterey Peninsula over the years including this momma and baby walking down the middle of the street in town and these guys along the 17 Mile Drive from […]

As a friend recently asked, “What is it about December that brings out the ‘year in review recaps’ and ‘predictions’ in all of us?”  I don’t know the answer, but I do feel myself being sucked in.  Because the “A to Z” series I incorporated into my 365+1 photo blogging project has been so well received, I thought I’d […]

As unpredictable as expected here Somewhere-in-the-Middle-of-the-USA, the temperatures continue to bounce between warmer than usual 60-70F days and occasionally freezing nights.  I loved the way the morning light looked on these fall leaves frozen into the back deck. You Might Also Enjoy: Leaf in Water Leaf First Sign of Fall

The lush, green grass and beautifully colored leaves on the trees at the American Cemetery and Memorial in Margraten added such beauty and peace to such a somber place. What do you think?  Do you have a favorite among the three shots below? Margraten Photo #1.   Margraten Photo #2.   Margraten Photo #3.   […]

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I’ve said it before, but I will say it again, I like that spring brings the promise of summer way better than what autumn promises is ahead.  On this path littered with colorful fall leaves, there was one green one.  I wanted to focus on that in this shot, and I hope that I blink […]