• Nature,  Photography

    Gloomy Monday

    I know the song is Gloomy Sunday but today’s Monday… And it’s going to be gloomy all week. A storm system is passing through and it’s bringing us lots of rain. This is a good thing for…

  • Nature,  Photography

    Winter Weather

    We rarely get snow here where I live. In winter, we get rain instead. So while we’re all wishing for snow, I’m still happy for the rain. I love rain and the way it makes the earth…

  • Nature,  Photography

    A Rainy Day

    Summer felt very long for us in Southern California. It seemed to last even well into the first weeks of Fall. While the rest of the northern world were experiencing the changing of the season, we SoCal…

  • Animals,  Nature,  Photography

    Grapeleaf Skeletonizers

    When I saw these caterpillars, I got very excited. They were a pretty, vibrant yellow with blue stripes at each end. Clumped together on leaves, or what’s left of the leaves, they were kind of cute. Although…

  • Nature

    A Cloudy Day

    I love it after it rains. The clouds get fluffy and the sky looks like a painting. The parts of the sky not covered in cloud patches show off the most refreshing blue color and it makes…

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    Nature

    “Bee” Beautiful

    I don’t normally like bees and steer clear away from them. But this bee was just irresistible in his busy-ness that I had to snap away. Maybe he was just waiting for someone to notice him because…

  • Nature,  Wordless Wednesday

    Low Maintenance

    I try and I try, but picky plants don’t last very long in my care. So I tend to stick to succulents. They are very low maintenance. If I forget to water them for a week, they…

  • Nature,  Wordless Wednesday

    The Beautiful Ordinary

    Oftentimes we are surrounded by numerous ordinary things. It makes it hard to find the beauty in a sea of ordinary-ness. But that’s why I love photography. I get to look through a different lens, focus, and…