It took until nearly June, but spring finally arrived in Kansas City.  It’s been a few weeks since I shot this photo, but I took this when the kids and I went on a hike at Lake Lenexa one evening after dinner. You Might Also Enjoy: Other Kansas City Posts Other Lake Lenexa Posts One […]

Another stop on the long way home from Topeka was the Rising Sun access point down to the Kaw River.  Between the fall colors and the moody skies, it was a gorgeous walk along a deserted path. What do you think?  Do you have a favorite shot below? Kaw River Photo #1.   Kaw River […]

Between triple digit temperatures and no rain, this summer has been a hot, crispy one here Somewhere-in-the-Middle-of-the-USA.  I love taking photos outside and found it difficult to get out as often in the extreme heat this month.  Fortunately I got to spend a few days in both Toronto and Dallas (where it was surprisingly cooler than […]

Walking around Lake Lenexa, you can’t help but see dragonflies of all shapes and colors, especially in the evening.  I’m afraid I’m becoming a bit obsessed with them, but they are just so cool.  Here are a few of my favorites from a long walk around the Lake Sunday afternoon. Do you have a favorite […]

I can’t believe I’m halfway through my 365 +1 Project (thank you Leap Year)!  While I continue to learn from amazing photographers from around the world every day, I’ve also learned that… …I really want to visit Norway.  And Oregon, Jasper National Park, and New Zealand. …while Somewhere-in-the-Middle-of-the-USA has its own advantages, I miss being closer […]