Here is Monet’s water lily pond from another angle.  Still visible are the bamboo thickets in the background and the old, green rowboats on the water, but this shot shows a different mix of plants and flowers around the water. You Might Also Enjoy: One Thing, Three Ways:  Monet’s Water Lily Pond Giverny:  Flowers Giverny: […]

Like much of the middle part of the country, Somewhere-in-the-Middle-of-the-USA has been suffering from oppressive heat and no rain for many, many months.  The weather seems to have taken a toll on everyone  and everything, from farmers to suburban landscaping, from rivers and creeks to the wildlife that depends on them. Drought Photo #1.  A […]

Despite a substantial drought here Somewhere-in-the-Middle-of-the-USA, I was still able to capture many flowers throughout the month of July.  Here are some of my favorites… What do you think?  Do you have a favorite below?  Am I getting any of the names right?!?! July Flower Photo #1.  Close-up of a coneflower.  I love coneflowers! July […]