A February Hike & Signs of Spring!

A week ago the sun was shining with temperatures still a bit chilly but great for a day hike.  We chose this trail in the Morgan-Monroe State Forest.  Normally this place is lightly attended but on this particular day attendance was up.  People in Indiana are ready for spring!  In the midwest when the temperatures…

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Week 28: Culture

Week 28 of the 52-week photography challenge. Story Telling: Your Culture “Photographers participating in the challenge come from nearly every country and culture. Tell us the story of your culture.” A display of typical Indiana summer food and drink.  A local wine (complete with token deer), corn on the cob, zucchini, tomato, apple, peppers, and…

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Week 26: Geometry

Week 26 of the 52-week photography challenge. Composition: Geometry “We live in a world surrounded by geometry. Use Geometry in your photo this week.” The view from the top of a hill in a city park overlooking the small town of Martinsville, IN.  I love the various shapes and their interaction with each other from…

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge “Harvest – Earth”

In response to Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge “Harvest – Earth”: Soybeans nearing their harvest date. A gravel farm road running through one field that has been harvested and another that is ready.      

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Travel Thursday – Washington Township Park Avon, IN

As the Thanksgiving holiday is upon us in the US, I would like to share a local place for Travel Thursday.  Typically we are headed to Michigan to enjoy Turkey Day with Shane’s awesome family.  However, this year we have decided to stay local & enjoy the holiday in our cabin in the woods.  Just…

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Travel Thursday – Pine Hill Nature Preserve

Pine Hills Nature Preserve is located about an hour and fifteen minutes west of downtown Indianapolis, IN.  Some say it could be Indiana’s best-kept secret.  Now that the entrance is located within Shades State Park that may not last.  We heard about it from a friend several years ago.  I have visited in both the…

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Weekly Photo Challenge -Time

This clock in Fountain Square, Indiana represents time in a few ways.  First, it’s a clock, a way to keep track of time numerically. Second, I re-edited the image after four years in my archive (love looking at old images with a new perspective).  Last, it shows the passage of time over the years.  The…

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Symbol

Wind power, a symbol for alternative energy. In Benton County, near Lafayette, Indiana, 100’s of wind turbines greet drivers as they pass by.

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