Tag Archives: nature

Winter Days…


It’s been awhile since I’ve posted.  No flowers to shoot, and the weather is dull and grey, much as my mood.  February has sunk into my bones like the chill of a icy winter’s day and I long for some … Continue reading

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Birds in the Snow


 When I no longer thrill to the first snow of the season, I’ll know I’m growing old. -Lady Bird Johnson Last week, I posted about the challenge of keeping the squirrels off the bird feeder.  I pulled it into the … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Changing Seasons


“Just before the death of flowers, And before they are buried in snow, There comes a festival season When nature is all aglow.” Author Unknown  

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Floral Friday 12.7.12


Consider the postage stamp:  its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing till it gets there.                                           … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Reflections


O.K., so I did a reflections post yesterday, but I wanted to add to these last three photos.  The first is a pond where the boys run Cross Country with their High School Team.  There are many walking paths here … Continue reading

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Floral Friday 9.7.12


Faithful Nibbles posted  a quote from Sir Francis Drake the other day that was so, so appropriate to how I’ve been feeling, I thought I’d use it for this weeks Floral Friday. Prayer of Francis Drake, 1577 Disturb us, Lord, … Continue reading

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Floral Friday 8.31.12


I know God will not give me anything I can’t handle.  I just wish that He didn’t trust me so much.  ~Mother Teresa

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Floral Friday 8.25.12


The fact is that in order to do any thing in this world worth doing, we must not stand shivering on the bank thinking of the cold and the danger, but jump in and scramble through as well as we … Continue reading

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Zerene Stacker


I’ve not been posting as much as I would normally like, but I’ve been fiddling with a lot of photography in my spare moments.  I’m trying to get a Zenfolio site up and running, and I’ve also been looking at … Continue reading

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Floral Friday 8.17.12


A friend of mine has a lotus pond, and she graciously let me photograph it yesterday evening. As a lotus flower is born in the water, grows in the water and rises out of the water to stand above it … Continue reading

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