• 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…

  • 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,  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…

  • Nature,  Wordless Wednesday

    Fruit of Your Labor

    I don’t have green thumbs…but my parents do. Although we live in a suburban city, when you’re in their backyard, it feels like you’re in a rural town. The ground is nothing but dirt and controlled weeds.…