Calista, or Cali as we call her, is the oldest of our three cats:  Calista, Canyon, and Lucy.  She has the sweetest disposition and the most amazing green eyes.

Quick, candid shot of Sofia while we were walking at Lake Lenexa. A Year Ago Today: Amsterdam:  House Boat Amsterdam:  Typical Street Along a Canal You Might Also Enjoy: Other Lake Lenexa Posts One Postage Stamp at a Time

I am so over winter.  And snow.  Good grief, can it please be spring already?!?!  I took this shot as the icy layer of our most recent six to eight inches fell on Sunday.  I’d be much happier if the snow melted away into spring. You Might Also Enjoy: Other Winter Posts Other Spring Posts […]

I fear I’ve posted too many cat photos lately, so here are three of the best shots I was able to squeeze off when I passed some deer in a field on the way home. What do you think?  Do you have a favorite below? Deer Photo #1.  Taking a grazing break to check out the […]

Last spring, the blue eggs in the nest in our front tree mysteriously disappeared one-by-one.  Finn over at The Naturephile suggested that squirrels might be stealing the eggs.  Considering that all of the bird houses along the trails and in the parks around here have spikes like these to keep squirrels away, I think he’s right. […]

I recently saw a mobile phone ad that inspired these shots.    I tried it several ways and narrowed all of my attempts down to these two shots.  However, I couldn’t pick between them. What do you think?  Do you have a preference between the two shots below? Snow Pic #1.  Not terrible, but not […]

Last winter we had one small dusting of snow, a far cry from the several snow falls accumulating to several inches which is normal here Somewhere-in-the-Middle-of-the-USA.  Unfortunately, the unseasonably warm winter melted into an unseasonably dry spring delivering one of the worst droughts I’ve seen in the years I’ve lived here.  But things to be different this […]