This month I will be posting recaps of various categories for 2018. Today I am highlighting The Weekly Photo Challenges of 2018. As many of you remember, in June WordPress announced their last Weekly Photo Challenge. Many of us voiced our disapproval with this move but over time we realized change is a part of [...]
When I pulled up the Weekly Photo Challenge I was shocked to see it would be the last one. I am sad to see this challenge go. It has been a big part of my blog over the last 3.5 years. At first, I was slightly irritated it was going away. How could Word Press [...]
A great way to stay cool during the summer. Liquid refreshment and a cooling soak for the feet.
My place in the world is among the trees. My son calls me a tree hugger, it's an accurate description. I love trees, their sheer strength and yet the flexibility they possess. At this moment there is no other place I would rather be.
My favorite beer happens to be from Wisconsin. I drank the last one last night and it is unlikely I will have another for a long time. This beer is only available in Wisconsin and I live in Indiana. Makes me sad. However, when I am lucky enough to score some from a friend I [...]
Nature's lines intersect man-made lines.
Thorn bushes are prolific on our property. It seems everywhere you look there are large groups growing like mad. In a couple of months, some of them will produce numerous wild berries, which I look forward to. However, I do not enjoy scratches from their countless thorns. Sometimes you have to take the good with the [...]
Mayapples, Podophyllum peltatum, awakening from their long winter slumber.
With my computer currently tied up exporting images, I used my phone to capture "smile". Next time I bite into a banana, strawberry or blackberry I will smile thinking of this photo. Smile my friends!
One of many beautiful sunsets on the Pacific Ocean.