Midwesterners are used to dramatic shifts in temperature, especially in the spring.  After all, it’s those warm fronts and cold fronts jockeying for position that often result in tornado outbreaks.  That said, I don’t think I’ve ever experienced the highs and lows we did last week.  As one of my friends said:  heater, air conditioning, […]

Calista and Canyon, although about a year apart, act a lot like littermates.  They pounce on each other, nap together, and occasionally groom each other.  I caught Canyon cleaning Cali’s ears and thought it was worth sharing. You Might Also Enjoy: Other Calista Posts Other Canyon Posts

One of the most remarkable things at Chateau d’Usse are its towers.  They are an important part of the story of Sleeping Beauty, written after Charles Perrault stayed at the castle.  Plus they are just pretty darn cool and not something I could ever see back home Somewhere-in-the-Middle-of-the-USA where structures barely date back to the 18th Century. […]

I am still trying to get the rest of the photos I took in July up on the site so I can fully embrace all that is August.  Here are some shots I wanted to share from a recent walk at Ironwoods Park after a disappointing early morning attempt to shoot a barn. What do […]

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