November Recap

November Recap

The last month of 2017 is here!  My Nikon did not get much use in November, only 33 images to be exact.  Hence not much of a recap here, you have been forewarned. There has been a lot of napping!  Josie & Sir Purrs enjoying some quality time together. After a grocery shopping trip, we [...]

October Recap

October Recap

October, a month of warm weather turned cold quickly.  The beginning of the month I was in shorts and now it's fire time! I do love the fall and the beautiful colors of the forest. A delicious plate of fruit goodness, part of our weekly Sunday brunch! Additional touches for The Shanty, solar lights and [...]

Jack the Pirate, The Shanty, a snake, & self portraits – September Recap

Jack the Pirate, The Shanty, a snake, & self portraits – September Recap

September was a busy, yet fun month.  We finally completed "The Shanty" project in the woods.  My son came up with an idea for our campsite area.  He wanted to build a shelter mostly out of materials we already had laying around.  With some planning and help from Shane, they were able to make the [...]

New parking, pets, total solar eclipse, and flowers – August Recap

New parking, pets, total solar eclipse, and flowers – August Recap

The month of August was a whirlwind and suddenly it's gone.  Hello September, when did you arrive? Shane was busy at the beginning of the month spreading gravel for the new parking area.  The Miatas have been multiplying out here!  (Business is great, a good problem to have.) Justice came to visit (the kid's dog).  Josie [...]

Summer reading, wine, flowers and a local Bell Farm – June’s recap!

Summer reading, wine, flowers and a local Bell Farm – June’s recap!

May flew right on by without photos to document the month.  I told myself I would get the camera out in June as not to miss another month.  Here is a selection of my photos from June. Our little Nugget!  He is such a cool cat.  He went missing recently but managed to find his [...]

Spring, racing, driftwood beach and a trip to Florida. April’s re-cap!

Spring, racing, driftwood beach and a trip to Florida. April’s re-cap!

April was a busy month and May is shaping up to be the same.  Spring is in full swing here along with a ton of rain.  The end of April we were gone on vacation for ten days.  Upon returning the forest had exploded.  Trees were no longer bare and everywhere we looked, green.  It [...]

Bent trees, an oasis, spring, space & time travel. March recap!

Bent trees, an oasis, spring, space & time travel. March recap!

Hard to believe March has drawn to a close.  The forest is now waking up and literally changing before our eyes on a daily basis.  April will be a fun photography month! My absolute favorite tree on the property.  This is only the lower third.  I love how it bends out and again as it [...]