Tag Archives: outdoors

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: 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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If Fish Could Talk…


A lot of thinking goes on when you can’t speak immediately about what you see, especially if what you see is amazing.  The fish, hundreds of different kinds, seem to have their own personality.  Even though they can’t talk and … Continue reading

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Floral Friday 6.1.12


“Nowhere can man find a quieter or more untroubled retreat than his own soul.”              Marcus Aurelius I’ve been fiddling with Black and White.  Would love to know what you think…

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The Emerald Coast


Yesterday I posted the weekly photo challenge and mentioned that the ocean was green due to sea grass, and that this is the reason why the Florida coast is known as the Emerald coast.  Well, a couple of people asked … Continue reading

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The Curious Bee


I took this photo a few days ago, and it reminded me of a story I’d heard years ago about the bee and how it is not aerodynamically engineered to fly. I mean really.  Look at the fat body, and … Continue reading

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